November 2, 2010

Harry Potter Scavenger Hunt

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Hp7_130x130 November 19, 2010. Or as many of us like to call it, the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part I release date! To get you in the mood for Harry dropping out of Hogwarts and hunting down all the Horcruxes to destroy Voldemort once and for all. . . we thought we’d challenge you to a duel on our Harry Potter website. Wield your wands for this cyber-scavenger hunt (your mouse even turns into a wand!). You’ll find the answers by exploring around the different sections on the Harry Potter site. But be warned: it’s addictive. You might lose yourself in its deep dark confines.

Tip: Year 1 = Sorcerer’s Stone, Year 2 = Chamber of Secrets, and so on.

  1. Based on your personality profile, what house would the Sorting Hat put you in? (Hint: Browse the Year 1 section).
  2. According to the Glossary, which wizarding sweets are known to burn holes in your tongue?
  3. In Year 3 when you unlock the magic, you can do what?
  4. Moody’s Magical Trunk in Year 4 is totally addictive! You have to open the trunk by playing a game. Then you can listen to Q&A’s with J.K. Rowling! If you play enough times, you may find the answer to this Q: Why did Olivander choose phoenix feather, unicorn hair, and dragon heartstring for his wands?
  5. What is your answer to today’s poll?
  6. In what game do you cast the Expecto Patronum spell with your wand, and repel a dementor?
  7. Who is your Patronus? (Hint: check out Year 3).
  8. In what “Year” on the site does your mouse turn into a wand and you can create magical effects?
  9. According to the Quiz in Year 4, what is the password to the Prefects’ bathroom in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire?

So scavenge around, sharpen your wizarding smarts, and let us know your answers in the Comments. Then check your answers.

—Ratha, Stacks Writer

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  1. Amir

    1.gryffindor 2.acid pops 3.make a creature 4.he thought they were the best 5.choclate chip 6.year 5 repel a dementor 7.stag 8.year 1 9.pine fresh

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  2. Joseph

    1. Ravenclaw
    2. Acid Pops
    3. Make your own creature
    4. Most powerful substances
    5. Year 5- Repel a Dementor
    6. A positive force which acts as protection from a Dementor. It is conjured up by the incantation ” Expecto patronum”
    7. McDonald’s
    8. Year 1- Magic Wand
    9. pine Fresh

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  3. Joseph

    1. Ravenclaw
    2. Acid Pops
    3. Make your own creature
    4. Most powerful substances
    5. Year 5- Repel a Dementor
    6. A positive force which acts as protection from a Dementor. it is conjured up by the incantation ” Expectto patornum”
    7.Year 1- Magic Wand
    8. Pine Fresh

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  4. dumb_amber

    1. Gryffindor
    2. Acid pops.
    3. Make a creature.
    4. They were jk rowling favourites.
    5. cellphone
    6. five
    7. dog
    8. pine fresh

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  5. reiko2000

    1.Ravenlcaw
    2.Acid Pops
    3.make your own creature
    4.magical components
    5.cellphone
    6.Year 5,Repel a dementor
    7.owl
    8.Year 1
    9.Pine Fresh

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  6. Amanda

    #1 gryfindore or ravenclaw
    #2 acid pops
    #3 make a creature
    #4 Her 3favorite most powerful substances
    #5 Cedric diggory
    #6repel a dementor
    #7 An owl
    #8 year 1
    #9 Pine Fresh

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  7. Goldeneagle343

    1.Hufflepuff
    2.Acid Pops
    3.Make a creature
    4.Magical Componets
    5.A Nosy Cow
    6.Repel a Dementor
    7.Cat
    8.Year 1
    9.Pine Fresh

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  8. kiran

    1.Ravenclaw
    2.Acid Pops
    3.Creat a Creature
    4.They’re the most powerful substances and they’re JK Rowling’s favorite.
    5.Harry
    6.Repel a Dementor
    7.Bear =(
    8.Year 1
    9.Pine Fresh

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  9. Kyndall

    1. i would be in Gryffonder(ill say hi to harry for you!)
    2. Acid Pops! i’ve tried them. They’re not the best;)
    3. i could do the Create a Creature game when i unlocked the magic.
    4. Jo choose them because they were her favorites.
    5.i thought the coolest place to work would be at Hogwarts. from the year 7 page
    6. the game is repel a dementer
    7. they said i would be a bear
    8. Year 1
    9. Pine Fresh

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  10. Hermione524

    Ravenclaw
    Acid Pops
    Create a Creature
    First, they’re JK Rowling’s favorites, second, they’re the most powerful, third, they’re particular to his country
    Harry
    Book 5
    Bear
    1st Year
    Pine Fresh

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  11. Bob

    1. Ravenclaw
    2. Acid Pops
    3. Make a Creature
    4. They Are Her Favorites
    5. Harry Potter
    6. Repel A Dementor
    7. Bear
    8. Year 1
    9. Pine Fresh

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  12. amazingcat

    1. Ravenclaw
    2. Acid Pops
    3. Create a creature
    4. They are powerful and are particular to his country.
    5. Dragon Challenge
    6. Repel a Dementor
    7. Bear
    8. Year 1
    9. Pine Fresh

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