Hogwarts House Sorting Quiz (Pottermore Version)

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Created by panic! at the twenty øne potterheads
On Nov 29, 2016

Dawn or dusk?

Forest or River?

Moon or stars?

Black or white?

Heads or tails?

Left or right?

Four boxes are placed before you. Which would you try and open?

You and two friends need to cross a bridge guarded by a river troll who insists on fighting one of you before he will let all of you pass. Do you:

Once every century, the Flutterby bush produces flowers that adapt their scent to attract the unwary. If it lured you, it would smell of:

One of your house mates has cheated in a Hogwarts exam by using a Self-Spelling Quill. Now he/she has come top of the class in Charms, beating you into second place. Professor Flitwick is suspicious of what happened. He draws you to one side after his lesson and asks you whether or not your classmate used a forbidden quill. What do you do?

Which of the following do you find most difficult to deal with?

You enter an enchanted garden. What would you be most curious to examine first?

Four goblets are placed before you. Which would you choose to drink?

What kind of instrument most pleases your ear?

Which of the following would you most hate people to call you?

After you have died, what would you most like people to do when they hear your name?

How would you like to be known to history?

A Muggle confronts you and says that they are sure you are a witch or wizard. Do you:

Which nightmare would frighten you most?

If you were attending Hogwarts, which pet would you choose to take with you?

Given the choice, would you rather invent a potion that would guarantee you:

If you could have any power, which would you choose?

Which road tempts you most?

Late at night, walking alone down the street, you hear a peculiar cry that you believe to have a magical source. Do you:

What are you most looking forward to learning at Hogwarts?

Which of the following would you most like to study?

A troll has gone berserk in the Headmaster’s study at Hogwarts. It is about to smash, crush and tear several irreplaceable items and treasures. In which order would you rescue these objects from the troll’s club, if you could?

Which would you rather be:

Finally, just for fun, what house do you want to be sorted into?



You are in Ravenclaw, the house of intelligence, wit, and wisdom.

House colors: blue and bronze
House animal: eagle
House head: Professor Filius Flitwick
House ghost: The Grey Lady
House founder: Rowena Ravenclaw
House common room: Ravenclaw tower

Some well known Ravenclaws are Luna Lovegood, Cho Chang, and Filius Flitwick.



You are in Slytherin, the house of cunningness, resourcefulness, and ambition.

House colors: green and silver
House animal: snake
House head: Professor Severus Snape
House ghost: The Bloody Baron
House founder: Salazar Slytherin
House common room: Slytherin dungeon

Some well known Slytherins are Draco Malfoy, Gregory Goyle, and Pansy Parkinson.



You are in Gryffindor, the house of bravery, chivalry, and courage.

House colors: scarlet and gold
House animal: lion
House head: Professor Minerva Mcgonagall
House ghost: Nearly Headless Nick
House founder: Godric Gryffindor
House common room: Gryffindor tower

Some well known Gryffindors are Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, and Ron Weasley.



You are in Hufflepuff, the house of fairness, loyalty, and kindness.

House colors: yellow and black
House animal: badger
House head: Professor Pomona Sprout
House ghost: The Fat Friar
House founder: Helga Hufflepuff
House common room: Hufflepuff basement

Some well known Hufflepuffs are Cedric Diggory, Nymphadora Tonks, and Pomona Sprout.