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1 Who banished Eomer from the kingdom of Rohan?
Answer: King Theoden

"You are banished from the kingdom of Rohan, under pain of death." Grima said this to Eomer when Eomer was telling Grima that Grima has haunted Eowyn. But he had no power to banish him. Grima got Theoden to sign the document. And then Grima said to Eomer, "It does not come from me, it comes from the king."
  From Quiz: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
2 As "The Two Towers" opens, Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli run after the Uruk-hai in a marathon chase across the landscape. In one particular sweep of the camera, Legolas does something that is not very elf-like. What does he do?
Answer: He almost trips while running down a hillside

The camera shows Legolas stumble slightly as he makes his way behind Aragorn. This is understandable--the audio commentaries indicate that all three actors were injured when these chase scenes were filmed.
  From Quiz: "The Two Towers" - The Bloopers!
3 There were many injuries during the making of 'Two Towers'. There was one injury that Dominic Monaghan, in his interview, referred to as the most life threatening injury that happened during the filming. Which was the injury he spoke of?
Answer: Orlando Bloom broke one of his ribs

Later Orlando says that he was the first one to "score an injury". He also said he believes the hobbits were quite jealous that they didn't get the chance to "score an injury".
    Your options: [ Viggo Mortensen broke two of his toes ] [ Orlando Bloom broke one of his ribs ] [ An extra broke his leg at Helm's Deep ] [ Bret Beattie dislocated his knee ]
  From Quiz: Behind the Scenes
4 Who did Dominic Monaghan suggest Viggo Mortensen dated during the filming of "The Two Towers?"
Answer: A woman with a beard.

In the scene where Aragorn, Gimli and Legolas are surrounded by the horsemen of Rohan, many of the riders were women wearing false beards (they couldn't find enough competent male riders.) Dominic, however, insinuated that Viggo was overly attracted to bearded women, and Viggo was less than amused.
  From Quiz: LOTR The Two Towers Extended Edition DVD
5 What was Aragorn doing when the movie cut to his first dream/memory?
Answer: Smoking his pipe

Aragorn was smoking his pipe just before the movie cut to his first dream/memory. He remembered a time when he was with Arwen.
  From Quiz: 'The Two Towers' 1
6 Who said, "Let them come".
Answer: Theoden

King Theoden of Rohan said this. Gimli said this also but he said it in "FOTR".
    Your options: [ Gimli ] [ Theoden ] [ Aragorn ] [ Gandalf ]
  From Quiz: "The Two Towers" Can You Call Yourself A Fan?
7 What thing from the Shire do Merry and Pippin find at Isengard?
Answer: Longbottom leaf

Merry and Pippn find the Longbottom leaf in a storage building after the flooding of Isengard. They each had one barrel to themselves.
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
8 What is the name of King Theoden's nephew?
Answer: Eomer

Eomer is a Northman, a Prince of Rohan.
  From Quiz: Not 'TTT' Again!
9 What is the name of the horse that Legolas gets from the Riders of Rohan?
Answer: Arod

In the Riders of Rohan scene Eomer calls to the horses Arod and Hasufel. He says their masters were killed. Hasufel(the brown horse) is given to Aragorn. Arod(the white horse)is given to Legolas. Brego is the horse that finds Aragorn after his fall off the hill. Snowmane is King Theoden's horse.
  From Quiz: "LOTR: The Two Towers" - Legolas Luck
10 What is the name of the pool, in which Gollum was fishing?
Answer: The Forbidden Pool

Minas Tirith is the capitol of Gondor, Barad-Dur is Sauron's tower and Rivendell is an elven city.
    Your options: [ The Rivendell Pool ] [ The Minas Tirith Pool ] [ The Barad-Dur Pool ] [ The Forbidden Pool ]
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
11 When Frodo asked Sam what they had left to eat, what was the only food that they had?
Answer: Lembas bread

In 'Fellowship of the Ring: The Extended Version' Legolas said that one bite of this Elven bread can fill the stomach of a grown man. He doesn't say, however, how much of it is needed to fill the seemingly larger stomach of a little Hobbit.
  From Quiz: The TwoTowers
12 For starters, who did the voice of Gollum?
Answer: Andy Serkis

Andy Serkis was also in such productions as "Topsy-Turvy", "The Escapist", "Death Watch" and "13 going on 30".
  From Quiz: The Gollum Quiz
13 While Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli were trying to catch up to Merry and Pippin, Gimli mentions something about two kinds of races. What did he say the Dwarves were dangerous at?
Answer: Short Distances

Gimli says that he's wasted on cross country, but is dangerous over short distances.
  From Quiz: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
14 Who said this in the segment 'Warriors of the Third Age'..."Every time I see him I see the white light"?
Answer: Orlando Bloom

Viggo Mortensen had this greeting that he apparently shared with everyone. Whenever he saw someone he walked up to them grabbed their head and headbutted them. At a party Viggo Mortensen walked up to Sala Baker, one of the stunt performers in the movie, and dared him to headbutt Orlando. Orlando then went on to say that when Sala headbutted him he saw a white light.
  From Quiz: Behind the Scenes
15 What is apparently a property of elven rope?
Answer: It can untie itself.

Sam received elven rope as a gift from Galadriel in the extended edition of the first DVD. In the beginning of the extended edition of "The Two Towers," it unknots itself and slides down the cliff when Sam needs it back.
  From Quiz: LOTR The Two Towers Extended Edition DVD
16 Frodo said that the ring was getting what?
Answer: Heavier

Frodo started to realise that the ring may take his life. Frodo often snapped at Sam during the movie prompting Sam to say the ring was taking over him.
  From Quiz: 'The Two Towers' 1
17 Who returned the necklace from Arwen to Aragorn?
Answer: Legolas

Legolas returned it. Before returning it, he said, 'Le abdollen', meaning 'You are late'.
  From Quiz: "The Two Towers" Can You Call Yourself A Fan?
18 What color does Gandalf become?
Answer: White

After Gandalf fell through "fire and water," (his battle with the Balrog), the Valar (Lords of the West) took him and made him into what Saruman (the White) should have been.
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
19 What is the name of the Ent that Merry and Pippin meet in Fangorn Forest?
Answer: Treebeard

Fangorn Forest is on the south eastern end of the Misty Mountains. We know that then Ent is named Treebeard because he introduces himself to Merry and Pippin.
  From Quiz: Not 'TTT' Again!
20 At Helm's Deep, when the orc with the fire of orthanc comes to breach the wall, Legolas attempts to kill him. How many arrows does he fire at the orc?
Answer: 2

Legolas hits the orc both times (He never misses his target) but the orc does not falter and blows up the wall.
  From Quiz: "LOTR: The Two Towers" - Legolas Luck
21 What sign was carried by the Orcs and the Uruk-Hai of Isengard on their shields, helmets and banners?
Answer: A white hand

Well, it's because Saruman used to be The White. (Gandalf has been "promoted" to this name for defeating the evil Balrog! But I suppose Saruman wasn't really happy about losing this title). You didn't think that the Orcs and Uruks carried Saruman's picture, did you?
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
22 What were the colors of the three banners directly behind Theoden's throne, in Edoras?
Answer: Red, Black, & Blue

When Theoden is sitting in his throne, you can clearly see the colors of the banners if you watch closely.
  From Quiz: 'The Two Towers' Trivia
23 When Aragorn, Legolas and Gimli are surrounded by the Riders of Rohan how does Aragorn introduce Legolas to Éomer?
Answer: Legolas of the Woodland realm

Aragorn introduces himself as "Aragorn, son of Arathorn". He introduces Gimli as "Gimli, son of Glóin".
  From Quiz: The TwoTowers
24 When we first meet King Theoden, why does he look so old and sickly?
Answer: Saruman had cast a spell over him

Not only had Saruman cast a spell over him, but Grima Wormtongue, a man allied with Saruman, was poisoning his mind.
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
25 Which two hobbits does Gollum meet up with in this movie?
Answer: Frodo and Sam

He meets Frodo and Sam because he is drawn to the power of the ring that Frodo carries.
    Your options: [ Frodo and Merry ] [ Frodo and Sam ] [ Frodo and Pippin ] [ Frodo and Bilbo ]
  From Quiz: The Gollum Quiz
26 How does Gimli describe one of Merry and Pippin's belt?
Answer: Wee

When Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli find the stack of bodies, Gimli finds a belt and says, "It's one of their wee belts."
  From Quiz: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
27 For the most part Andy Serkis did all the shots of Gollum/Smeagol on location, but there was one day where someone else played Gollum. Who was that person?
Answer: Rick Porras

Rick Porras was one of the co-producers of the movies. He said he was very embarrassed because the lycra suit that Andy Serkis had to wear did not fit him as well as Andy because he was not as muscular.
  From Quiz: Behind the Scenes
28 When Aragorn falls from the cliff into the river, he is picked up by a stray horse, Brego. According to the extended edition, to whom did Brego belong?
Answer: Theodred

Theodred is Theoden's son who was killed by orcs. His horse goes slightly mad afterward, and only Aragorn can calm him. Aragorn tells Eowyn to let Brego go free, which is why he is wandering feral when Aragorn washes up out of the river.
  From Quiz: LOTR The Two Towers Extended Edition DVD
29 What were Gollum's first words?
Answer: "They're thieves"

Gollum said to himself that Frodo and Sam were thieves and they had stolen the ring from him. After saying that, Gollum began a fight with Sam and Frodo to get the ring. Gollum lost the fight when Frodo held a sword to his throat.
  From Quiz: 'The Two Towers' 1
30 Who approached Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli in Fangorn Forest?
Answer: Gandalf

Legolas said, "A white wizard approached". At the time he said it, he did not know who it was. It turned out to be Gandalf and he came back as Gandalf the White.
  From Quiz: "The Two Towers" Can You Call Yourself A Fan?
31 "That is no Orc horn." Who said this and where?
Answer: Legolas at Helm's Deep

In this touching little scene, Legolas is apologizing to Aragorn for losing hope against terrible odds. The Elves come just in time to raise the spirits of the weary men of Rohan and the remnant of the Fellowship.
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
32 Who says 'But it was not the end. I felt life in me again. I've been sent back until my task is done.'?
Answer: Gandalf

Gandalf was known as Gandalf the Grey in 'FOTR'. After fighting the Balrog of Morgoth, known as Durin's Bane, and defeating him, Gandalf came back stronger than ever. He is known as Gandalf the White. This quote by Gandalf is said to Aragorn, Legolas and Gimli in Fangorn Forest.
  From Quiz: Not 'TTT' Again!
33 What color are Legolas' eyes in Fangorn?
Answer: blue

I love blue eyes! Sometimes his eyes are brown and sometimes they are blue. It shows his face up close in Fangorn so it's really easy to see.
  From Quiz: "LOTR: The Two Towers" - Legolas Luck
34 What was Frodo doing when Gollum first attacked him?
Answer: He pretended to be asleep

He was just pretending, because he and Sam found out that someone had been following them for days. That's why they acted so quick when he attacked.
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
35 Finish the quote: "They come with fire, they come with axes, gnawing, ________, breaking, hacking, burning. Destroyers and usurpers curse them".
Answer: biting

This quote comes from Treebeard right after he stepped on the orc that wanted to kill Merry. Treebeard thought Merry and Pippin were little orcs.
    Your options: [ biting ] [ scratching ] [ chewing ] [ hurting ]
  From Quiz: 'The Two Towers' Trivia
36 When Aragorn falls off the cliff and a dying orc tells Legolas that he "took a little tumble off the cliff", what does Legolas say?
Answer: You lie.

He doesn't believe the orc until he sees Aragorn's necklace from Arwen in its hand. Then he runs over to the cliff.
  From Quiz: Legolas in "The Two Towers"
37 What or who, was Brego?
Answer: Aragorn's horse

Early in the movie Eomer gives two horses to Aragorn, Legolas and Gimli. These horses are Halsufel and Arod. Aragorn rides Halsufel out of Edoras but the horse is killed by a Warg. The cinematic movie does not make it clear whose horse Brego originally was. In the extended version we learn that Brego was originally Theodred's horse.
  From Quiz: The TwoTowers
38 What is the name of Theoden's niece, a new character in this movie?
Answer: Eowyn

Éowyn is played by the talented actress Miranda Otto.
  From Quiz: The Two Towers
39 Which hobbit is Gollum referring to when he says, "Stupid, fat hobbit."?
Answer: Sam

Gollum does not like Sam because, unlike Frodo, Sam does not trust Gollum in the least.
    Your options: [ Pippin ] [ Sam ] [ Bilbo ] [ Merry ]
  From Quiz: The Gollum Quiz
40 When the Orcs and Uruk - Hai soldiers who took Merry and Pippin were looking for meat, in the words of an Uruk - Hai soldier, why was "meat back on the menu"?
Answer: The leader had just killed an orc who was trying to eat Merry and Pippin

As they were feasting on the dead Orc, the Rohirrim soldiers ambushed the group, leaving none alive. Merry and Pippin managed to crawl away, cut the binds on their hands, and escape into Fangorn Forest. One Orc, however, also got away and followed Merry and Pippin into the forest. The Orc caught Merry and was holding a blade up to him. Then, an ent (Treebeard) stomped on the Orc. Merry and Pippin were saved.
  From Quiz: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers
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