Olive Lynch & One Drink To Rule Them All Trivia

This week Saucey does epic battle with that snarky comedian of medieval mischief- Olive Lynch, in Lord Of The Rings Trivia!

Who will complete their quest and who will get sent back to the shire broken and beaten? T

So join Dee, Saucey and Olive for all the Middle Earth Trivia we can Verbally Catapult into your Elfish Little EarHoles!

 


1

From whom did Bilbo Baggins steal/find the Ring?

Sackville-Baggins

Gollum

Gandalf

Frodo

2

In Chapter 2, what language does Gandalf use to read (aloud) the Ring’s inscription?

Runes

Common Tongue

Mordor

Elvish

3

How old is Frodo when Gandalf confronts him with the news of danger?

Eleventy-one

Fifty

Seventy times seven

Thirty-three

4

When was the Ring forged?

During the Black Years

During Iluvatar’s reign

The Age of Mordor

The Old time

5

Which of the following characters is not evil?

Smeagol

Deagol

Sauron

Morgoth

6

Where is Frodo’s new house located?

Evenshire

Mordor

Crickhollow

Galadriel

7

Who is entrusted with the task of watching the house in Frodo’s absence?

Gandalf

Pippin

Sam

Fatty Bolger

8

Who is married to Tom Bombadil?

Daughter Sea

Pippin

Goldberry

Goldrings

9

Who captures the hobbits in the Old Forest?

Morgoth

Farmer Maggot

Mordreth

Old Man Willow

10

What is the other name of Numenor?

Barrow-downs

Minas Tirith

Westernesse

Lorien

11

What is Strider’s career?

Ranger

He is unemployed.

Bounty Hunter

Innkeeper

12

Whose drunken excesses threaten to spill the whole story?

Frodo

Sam

Pippin

Bilbo

13

Where are the hobbits when they discover Gandalf’s late letter?

Westernesse

Anthlorien

Lorien

Bree

14

From whom do the hobbits procure a good amount of mushrooms?

Galadriel

Farmer Maggot

Tom Bombadil

Strider

15

What is Strider’s real name?

Aragorn

Butterbur

Sauron

Lorien

16

Who sells an overpriced pony to the travelers?

Mr. Butterbur

An orc

Fatty Bolger

Bill Ferny

17

What sacred name does Frodo call upon in the hour of battle?

Gandalf

Elbereth Githoniel

Gilead

Bruinen

18

How many Black Riders are there?

Twelve

Six

Nine

Eight

19

Where are the Riders destroyed?

Bruinen

Moria

Westernesse

Bree

20

What weapon is used to wound Frodo in the shoulder?

A wooden stake

An axe

A knife

A sliver of night

21

What plant does Strider use to soothe Frodo’s wound?

gilead

athelas

elrond

aloe

22

What type of creature is the friendly Glorfindel?

dwarf

halfling (hobbit)

elf

midge

23

Who eventually cures Frodo’s wound?

Elrond

Gandalf

Sam

Frodo

24

What do the Riders’ use to see?

Orcs

The eye of Sauron

Their eyes

Their horses’ eyes

25

Who does Frodo first see when he wakes up in Rivendell?

Farmer Maggot

Bilbo

Sam

Gandalf

 

 

What is Gandalf’s other name?

Saruman

Mithrandir

Gandor

Eowyn

2

Who rides with Gandalf to Gondor?

Pippin

Treebeard

Sam

Merry

3

Who is the son of Baranor?

Bergil

Barnard

Beregond

Baramir

4

What are halflings?

Trolls

Short people (children)

Elves

Hobbits

5

Who leads the Grey Company?

Gandalf

Sauron

Samwise Gamgee

Aragorn

6

Who does Aragorn encounter on a road in Rohan?

Saruman

Gandalf

Eowyn

Eomer

7

Who first reminds Aragorn of the “Paths of the Dead”

Sauron

Elrohir

Elpenor

Gandalf

8

Who is Theoden’s riding horse?

Battlehard

Shadowfax

Flakemane

Snowmane

9

Which of the following characters never looked into a palantir?

Frodo

Aragorn

Pippin

Saruman

10

What place did “Malbeth the seer” warn about?

The Paths of the Dead

Cirith Ungol

Minas Tirith

Lothlorien

11

Which of the following characters is female?

Fangorn

Eomer

Lotho

Eowyn

12

Who is Hirgon?

A messenger of Gandalf

A squire of Theoden

An errand-rider of Denethor

A royal heir

13

Who is Dernhelm?

Boromir’s son

Gandalf

Theoden

Eowyn

14

To whom does Pippin pledge an oath of fealty?

Gandalf

Dernhelm

Denethor

Aragorn

15

Who says “Need brooks no delay, yet late is better than never”?

Aragorn

Gandalf

Eomer

Denethor

16

Who battles against a troll alongside Beregond?

Pippin

Sam

Legolas

Eomer

17

After escaping Cirith Ungol, how is Frodo disguised?

as Sam

as a tree

as an orc

as a dead body

18

What phrase helps to break the will of the Watchers?

“Hey dol! Merry dol! Ring a dong dillo!”

“Where now are the Dunedain, Elessar, Elessar?”

“Ai! Laurie lantar lassi surinen”

Githoniel, A Elbereth!”

19

What is the name of the dark tower?

Minas Tirith

Orchist

Cirith Ungol

Barad-Dur

20

What is Gollum’s last word?

Ring

Mine

Precious

No

21

Who says “For the Quest is achieved, and now all is over”?

Sam

Gandalf

Gollum

Frodo

22

According to the Shire calendar, how many days are there in the month of March?

30

29

31

28

23

How many fingers does Frodo have at the end of the story?

9

8

10

7

24

Who becomes the “steward of the City”?

Belshazzar

Lord Faramir

Aragorn

Saruman

25

Who kills Saruman?

Sauron

Sharkey

Wormtongue

Frodo

 

 

Who kills Boromir?

The orcs

Sauron

Legolas

Pippin

2

How does Boromir signal for help?

by lighting a torch

by shouting

by blowing a horn

by playing a flute

3

Who leads the Riders of Rohan?

Faramir

Shadowfax

Éomer

Boromir

4

What is the chief city of Gondor?

Minas Tirith

Cirith Ungol

Rohan

Minas Urgol

5

Who is the secret master of the Fangorn?

Treebeard

Gandalf the Grey

Gandalf the White

Gríma

6

Treebeard is a member of what species?

Tree

Ent

Tree-folk

None of the above

7

Treebeard leads an attack against what city?

Isengard

Orthanc

Minas Tirith

Sauronville

8

What is the other name of Gríma?

Snaker

Wormtongue

Slinker

Stinker

9

Where is Gríma imprisoned with Saruman?

Minas Morgul

Orthanc

Cirith Ungol

None of the above

10

Who is the King of the Mark?

Théoden

Aragorn

Boromir

Saruman

11

Who intentionally offers false counsel to Théoden?

Gríma

Gandalf

Éomer

Boromir

12

What is the name of Gandalf’s horse?

Shadowfax

Pegasus

Morannon

Silverite

13

Who is the brother of Boromir?

Meriadoc

Faramir

Éomer

Peregrin

14

Who throws the palantír at Gandalf?

Peregrin

Gríma

Saruman

None of the above

15

What is a palantír?

a seeing stone

a carved etching

a hollow mirror

a ring

16

Who steals the palantír?

Aragorn

Pippin

Merry

Boromir

17

What is the name of the Spider’s Pass?

Minas Tirith

Minas Urgol

Tirith Urgol

Cirith Ungol

18

Which character most resembles Grendel’s mother from Beowulf?

Sauron

Saruman

Shelob

Sméagol

19

Which of the following is not one of Gollum’s names?

“Sméagol”

“Stinker”

Shunned”

“Slinker”

20

Which direction does the Black Gate face?

East

South

North

West

21

Who is the guardian of the pass?

Frodo

Samwise

Shelob

Saruman

22

Shelob physically resembles what animal?

Spider

Elephant

Frog

Water snake

23

24

Which gift proves useful when the hobbits seek to escape from Gollum?

a sword

a rope

an incantation

a lantern

25

Who frequently alludes to the words of the Gaffer?

Frodo

Pippin

Samwise

None of the above

 

LIGHTNING ROUND:

Harry Potter, LOTR or Both.

Old wizard who helps young protagonist BOTH

Cloaked beings whose presence instills fear (BOTH- Nazgul in lotr, Dementors in HP)

Includes a long and dangerous journey (BOTH HP is for Horcruxes)

Uncle who raises protagonist     (BOTH)

Giant arachnid  (BOTH)

Has Dragons (BOTH- if you count SMAUG)

Item that allows a person to see the future (LOTR- in HP the Pensieve is only the past)

Angry Tree (BOTH Whomping Willow in HP, Old Man Willow in LOTR)

Characters::::

Newt Scamander HP

Griphook HP

Barliman Butterbur LOTR

Goldberry LOTR

Arabella Figg HP

Pigwidgeon HP