Hosting a Halloween party? Planning a virtual Halloween quiz night and need some quiz master questions? No problem - here are 25 Halloween quiz questions and answers to test your friends and family this spooky season.
Halloween Trivia Quiz Questions
1. In which country did Halloween originate?
2. What does the old English word ‘Hallow’ mean?
3. What is the collective noun for a group of witches?
4. Which Shakespeare play has witchcraft at the heart of the story?
5. According to ancient myth, on Halloween, if you put your clothes on inside out and walk backwards, what will you see?
6. ‘Ponder Stibbons’ is the name of a wizard in books by which author?
7. Who sang the 1962 song 'Monster Mash'?
8. Who starred as Fox Mulder in the series X-Files?
9. What was the name of Dracula’s sidekick?
10. Out of which vegetable were Jack O’ Lanterns originally made?
11. Who wrote the novel Interview With the Vampire?
12. Which film series had a fourth movie called ‘Ghost Protocol’?
13. What is the name of the hotel where 'The Shining' takes place?
14. Which American supernatural horror show is based on the 1959 novel of the same name by Shirley Jackson?
15. What is the name of the mysterious hypnotic location that Chris finds himself in during 'Get Out'?
16. Transylvania is a region in which country?
17. According to superstition, a person born on Halloween has what particular ability?
18. Halloween was first celebrated by which ancient priests?
19. Which science fiction horror series from Netflix is set in the fictional town of Hawkins?
20. Which other scary '90s film did Scream's Neve Campbell and Skeet Ulrich star in?
21. Which famous magician died on Halloween?
22. What is the day after Halloween called?
23. In Ghostbusters, what is the name of the infamous ghost with a ginormous appetite?
24. What is the name of Hufflepuff house's patron ghost?
25. What animals are traditionally associated with witches?
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Halloween Trivia Answers
3. A coven
5. A witch
6. Terry Pratchett
7. Bobby Pickett and the Crypt Kickers
8. David Duchovny
11. Anne Rice
12. Mission Impossible
13. Overlook Hotel
14. The Haunting of Hill House
15. The sunken place
17. The ability to see and talk to spirits
19. Stranger Things
20. The Craft
21. Harry Houdini
22. All Saints Day
24. Far Friar
25. Blank cats.
Hope you'll enjoy these Halloween trivia questions and answers! Happy Halloween!