The Hobbit / LotR / The Silmarillion

This is an extremely difficult quiz based only on the books. The questions will begin very easy and will become very difficult.

Question 1:   Sam's daughter Elanor is named after ______.
a goddess
a woman in Rohan
a flower
Sam's wife

Question 2:   How old is Frodo at the Long Expected Party?
53
111
31
33

Question 3:   What name does Aragorn take after he is crowned?
Strider
Estel
Elessar
Armir

Question 4:   How many Silmarils are there?
2
3
9
1

Question 5:   How many Istari were there at the beginning of the Fellowship of the Ring, and what were their colors?
2 - white, grey
3 - white, grey, brown
4 - white, grey, brown, green
5 - white, grey, brown, blue, blue

Question 6:   What does Bilbo call the spiders while teasing them in Mirkwood Forest?
Long-Legs
Round-Bodies
Thick Ones
Attercop

Question 7:   Aman is in the far ______ of Arda.
west
north
south
east

Question 8:   Who gave Melkor the name 'Morgoth'?
Fëanor
Manwë
Ilúvatar
Melian

Question 9:   Though Bilbo and Frodo called themselves uncle and nephew, they were actually ______.
grandfather and grandson
cousins
of no relation
brothers

Question 10:   What does 'Ered Luin' translate to in the common tongue?
the Blue Hills
the Iron Mountains
the Great Mountains
the Blue Mountains

Question 11:   How many Aratar and how many Valar are there?
8 and 14
9 and 18
14 and 14
15 and 20

Question 12:   What are the names of the two trees of Valinor?
Talparion and Lerelian
Letelion and Ralan
Silmar and Illion
Telperion and Laurelin

Question 13:   ______ is the peak where Gandalf and the Balrog battled.
Zirak-Zigil
Khazad-Dum
Amon Hen
Ered Wethrin

Question 14:   The Green Elves lived in what part of Beleriand?
Hithlum
Doriath
Gondolin
Ossiriand

Question 15:   Who dwelt on Tol Eressëa?
the Teleri
the Maiar
the Calaquendi
the Atani

Question 16:   The ______ initially refused the Great Journey.
Moriquendi
Avari
Men
Eldar

Question 17:   Dwarves were made by which Vala?
Varda
Melkor
Oromë
Aulë

Question 18:   What was the name for Ilúvatar's second-born?
the Atani
the Edain
the Quendi
the Dwarrows

Question 19:   How many years pass between Bilbo's birthday party and Frodo's leaving the Shire?
21
6
no time passed
17

Question 20:   The rune that Gandalf uses as a signature is part of what alphabet?
Tengwar
Angerthas
Moonrunes
Noldorin Tengwar

Question 21:   How old is Bilbo during the Unexpected Party?
33
102
69
51

Question 22:   Which Vala indirectly caused the creation of the Ents?
Nienna
Nessa
Estë
Yavanna

Question 23:   What are the true names of Mandos and Lórien?
Vairë and Estë
Itarë and Cendel
Mana and Lembas
Námo and Irmo

Question 24:   Before Rohan was granted to the Horse Lords by Gondor, where did they live?
Mordor
The Shire
Mirkwood
The upper Anduin Valley

Question 25:   The ______ left the March of the Teleri east of the Misty Mountains.
Sindar
Elves
Calaquendi
Nandor

Question 26:   What are the names of the three Elven Rings of Power, and to whom do they belong?
Vilya - Elrond, Narya - Galadriel, Nenya - Gandalf
Balon - Gil-Galad, Argon - Celeborn, Tivell - Arwen
Balon - Arwen, Argon - Gil-Galad, Tivell - Celeborn
Vilya - Elrond, Narya - Gandalf, Nenya - Galadriel

Question 27:   How many times was Sam elected Mayor of the Shire?
7
1
none
4

Question 28:   What is the last name of Yavanna?
Súlimo
Kementári
Ulumúri
Valaróma

Question 29:   Who was Finwë's second wife, and to what group did she belong?
Miriel, of the Noldor
Eärwen, of the Teleri
Aredhel, of the Noldor
Indis, of the Vanyar

Question 30:   The ocean that surrounds Middle-Earth is called ______ by the Elves.
Ëa
Aman
Ekkaia
Niarri

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