Lord of the Rings Quiz
What is the more common name used for Durin's Folk?
- One of the seven kindreds of Dwarves, Durin's Folk were Longbeards. Their first king, Durin, was one of the seven Father of the Dwarves.
Where was the Lord of the Rings trilogy filmed?
- The Lord of the Rings trilogy was filmed in New Zealand, using over 150 locations in the country to film the movie. The rest of the scenes were either digitally created or made on a soundstage in Wellington and Queenstown.
How do Frodo and Sam know each other?
- Sam is originally Frodo's gardener, and becomes interested in Gandalf's adventure for Frodo after eavsdropping on the two. Sam becomes a significant part of the story, as he pushes Frodo through the difficult parts of the journey.
Where does Frodo first meet Aragorn?
- After using the ring for the first time, Aragorn appeared in front of Frodo. The two met in Bree at the Prancing Pony.
Who is Boromir's father?
- Boromir's father is Denethor. He is the 26th and final Steward of Gondor. Boromir was supposed to be the heir.
What food does Frodo say he can't remember the taste of?
- The ring has a way of brainwashing people. When in Mordor, Frodo tells Sam he can't remember the taste of strawberries. Strawberries were one of Frodo's favorite foods before starting the journey.
What food are hobits most passionate about?
- Hobbits love country life and all things that grow from the ground. They especially love food, eating 7 times a day. One of hobbits' favorite foods happen to be mushrooms.
How many wizards are in Middle Earth?
- Wizards are some of the most powerful creatures in Middle Earth. They are an entirely different species than other occupants of Middle Earth. Tolkein created a total of five wizards, including Gandalf.
What volcano is the Ring thrown into?
- The Ring is very hard to destory. The only way to actually destroy it is to throw it in the fires in which it was forged. The Ring was forgged in Mordor's volcano Barad Dur, so it had to be thrown in there to be destroyed.
What is Samwise's last name?
- Surnames are not often spoken in the movie since the characters refer to each other by first name. Samwise's last name is Gamgee.