Have you ever wondered which Hogwarts house the Sorting Hat would put you in? Well this quiz is here to help. Just grab a quill and some parchment, pull on your wizard robes and answer the following questions.
What is your dream holiday?
a) A city break, learning about a different culture.
b) Sharing a villa with friends.
c) An adventurous activity holiday.
d) A luxury holiday being waited on hand and foot.
Your friend falls into a river. What do you do?
a) Calculate the depth and work out whether your friend can
stand up in the water.
b) Help them out and walk them home to get changed.
c) Dive in after them.
Which animal are you most like?
a) An owl.
b) A dog.
c) A cat.
d) A shark.
Where would you rather live?
a) In a tower lined with bookshelves.
b) In a basement.
c) In a tower with comfy armchairs.
d) In a dungeon.
You are playing football but your team is losing. What do you do?
a) Analyse the opposition’s tactics and calculate how to outwit
b) Work harder.
c) Push forward and go for the win.
You buy a stripy hat. What colour is it?
a) Blue and bronze.
b) Yellow and black.
c) Scarlet and gold.
d) Green and silver.
Where would you choose to stand at a firework display?
a) In some space on a hill.
b) In the thick of it on the grass.
c) By the fire.
d) By the lake.
What is most important to you?
You are out cycling when you get a puncture in your front tyre. What do you do?
a) Google how to fix it, and do the repair yourself.
b) Push your bike all the way home.
c) Ride your bike all the way home while pulling a wheelie.
d) Find someone else’s bike and swap the wheels over.
What do you look for in a new job?
a) A job that will use and increase your knowledge.
b) A job where you can meet new friends.
c) A job to challenge you.
d) A job to increase you bank balance.
You have enjoyed a nice meal with friends but your group does not have enough money for the bill. What do you do?
a) Google the nearest cash-point.
b) Wash up.
c) Leave your phone and wrist watch as a deposit and
promise to come back with the cash.
d) Tell the restaurant manager the food was awful and refuse
to pay the bill.
That’s it. Now just tot up how many times you answered a, b, c or d.
Mostly a. The Sorting Hat says, “You belong in wise old Ravenclaw, if you’ve a steady mind, where those of wit and learning, will always find their kind.”
Mostly b. The Sorting Hat says, “You belong in Hufflepuff, where they are just and loyal, those patient Hufflepuffs are true and unafraid of toil.”
Mostly c. The Sorting Hat says, “You belong in Gryffindor, where dwell the brave at heart, their daring, nerve and chivalry set Gryffindors apart.
Mostly d. The Sorting Hat says, “In Slytherin you’ll make your real friends, those cunning folk use any means to achieve their ends.”
Please remember this quiz is just for fun and, if you don’t like the result, you probably came out as Slytherin!
But as J.K. Rowling once said “If it matters to you, you’ll be able to choose Gryffindor over Slytherin. The Sorting Hat takes your choice into account.”