The Ultimate Quiz Featuring Fierce Witches in Literature

Halloween is almost here bringing with it magic, spells, and of course, witchcraft! It’s time to brush off those cobwebs and go back to your books to see if you can remember these favorite fictional witches who are cultural icons...

Faye Remedios
Created by Faye Remedios
On Oct 21, 2021

She is the sorceress from ‘The Odyssey’ who turns Odysseus’s men into pigs.

In Alice Hoffman’s ‘Practical Magic’, what are the names of the two Owens sisters?

In Roald Dahl’s ‘The Witches’, the Grand Witch’s secret headquarters is a castle in?

In L. Frank Baum’s ‘The Wonderful Wizard of Oz’, the Wicked Witch of the West needs the help of these flying animals.

In ‘The Fairytale of Hansel and Gretel’ by the Brothers Grimm, for how long did the evil witch try to fatten Hansel up so she could eat him?

In Gregory Maguire’s ‘Wicked’, who grows up to become the Wicked Witch of the West?

In the Narnia series, ‘The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe’, what magical food does the White Witch offer Edmund when she first meets him?

In J.K. Rowling’s ‘Harry Potter’ series, what is Hermione Granger known as?

Who is the goddess of witchcraft and the leader of the Three Witches in ‘Macbeth’?

In ‘The Little Mermaid’, what is the name of the sea witch who wants Ariel’s voice?

She was a reporter in the book ‘The Witches of Eastwick’.

Among the many titles the powerful Arthurian sorceress Morgan LeFay held, one of was?

Ooh, you’ve aced this! Tell us, do you secretly have magical powers yourself?

Ooh, you’ve aced this! Tell us, do you secretly have magical powers yourself?

You were good. Very good. But these clever, crafty witches got the better of you in this round!

You were good. Very good. But these clever, crafty witches got the better of you in this round!