A Trivia Game to Rule Them All

Classic Ramblings

Here are 25 fun trivia questions for you to answer! Some of these questions apply to the movies, some only to the book, and some apply to behind-the-scenes content from the movies.

My answers/guesses are listed at the end. The correct answers will be posted to Classic Ramblings on Friday.

1. Who first identifies correctly the flock of Crebain that flies over the Fellowship?

2. What battle gear does Eowyn try to block the Witch-King's blow with?

3. What four-legged creature does Gandalf say has been his friend through many dangers?

4. Who did Elrond lead to the Mount Doom abyss after Sauron's long-ago defeat?

5. What two-word phrase does Grima say is an "ill guest" as the broken Fellowship enters the Golden Hall?

6. What is the name of the horse that Eothain and Freda escape on?

7. Who throws the palantir from the Tower of Orthanc?

8. What realm is home to the Shards of Narsil in the Third Age?

9. What's the name of the actress who plays Arwen?

10. What two people does Frodo willingly offer the Ring to because he thinks them wise?

11. What broken object washed up on a riverbank confirms Boromir's death to his brother?

12. How many Fellowship members are killed by the Uruk-hai?

13. Where in Moria does the Fellowship make their stand when first attacked by Orcs: East Gate, Dwarrowdelf, or Balin's tomb?

14. What's the name of the makeup artist who applied Sean Astin's prosthetic feet each day?

15. What direction are Eomer's Men riding in when they meet part of the Fellowship in Rohan?

16. What legendary king said acquiring the One Ring had caused him great pain?

17. What is Aragorn's advice to Gimli about his weapon as they walk through Fangorn Forest?

18. Who leads the Elves that come to the aid of the Rohirrim at the Battle of Helm's Deep?

19. What precious stones are used as serpent eyes on the Ring of Barahir?

20. What is the name of the forest that the Ents still dwell in?

21. Which member of the Fellowship wears armor for the first time at Helm's Deep?

22. What Fellowship tracker kneels when he meets Gandalf the White for the first time?

23. Who goes to Rivendell to find the significance behind a recurring dream about Isildur's doom?

24. In which movie of the trilogy is the city of Minas Tirith first seen?

25. Who is the only member of the Fellowship to carry a shield?

My Answers (aka guesses)
1. Legolas
2. a shield
3. Shadowfax (horse)
4. Isildur
5. "ill news is an ill guest"*
6. Garulf*
7. Grima Wormtongue
8. Rivendell
9. Liv Tyler*
10. In order, Galadriel and Aragorn
11. the Horn of Gondor
12. one, Boromir
13. Balin's tomb
14. Sean Foot*
15. North
16. Isildur
17. Lower it, because he appears threatening to the trees
18. Haldir (although in the books, the elves don't come)*
19. rubies
20. Fangorn Forest
21. Aragorn
22. Aragorn
23. Boromir
24. Fellowship of the Ring
25. Boromir

*Used Google to help with these.


  1. I got your comment; I'm not publishing them till Friday, so that everyone has an equal chance. :)

  2. That's what I figured, but I honestly couldn't remember if I'd actually commented or not... :P Thanks for the clarification!