July 17, 2012

Harry Potter Birthday Quiz

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Hp7_130Harry Potter is one of the most famous book characters in the world. The 7-book series has been translated into 67 languages! In honor of Harry Potter’s birthday on July 31st, here’s some trivia to test your wizardly knowledge of Harry’s universe.

 

  1. What is Ravenclaw’s motto? (Hint: The answer can be found in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.)
    a. “____ will help you on your way to greatness.”
    b. “Wit beyond measure is man’s greatest treasure.”
    c. “Their daring, nerve, and chivalry set _______ apart.”
    d. “Those patient ______ are true and unafraid of toil.”
  2. What is the first sentence of the Hogwarts acceptance letter? (Hint: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone)
  3. True or False: Dobby is the house-elf of the Blacks. (Hint: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets)
  4. Who is NOT displayed on the cover of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire?
    a. Harry Potter
    b. Sirius Black
    c. Cedric Diggory
    d. Albus Dumbledore
  5. True or False: Argus Filch is friends with Peeves the Poltergeist. (Hint: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone)
  6. Which is more delicious and why: Chocolate Frogs or Bertie Bott’s Every-Flavour Beans? (Hint: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone)
  7. Who is more dangerous: Fluffy or Buckbeak? (Hint: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban)
  8. Which year is Harry banned from playing Quidditch? (No hints. The book would give it away!)
  9. The portrait in front of the Gryffindor door is: (Hint: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone)
    a. The Beautiful Lady
    b. The Fat Lady
    c. The Happy Lady
    d. The Musical Lady
  10. Who rescues Harry from the Dursleys after Dobby wreaks havoc in their kitchen? (Hint: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets)
    a. Fred, George, and Ron
    b. Mr. Weasley, Ron, and Hermione
    c. Ron, Hermione, and Hagrid
    d. Hagrid, Dumbledore, and Ron

Leave your answers in the Comments and come back on Harry’s birthday to check your answers and join our virtual birthday party!

— Elysse, STACKS Writer

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  1. Katelyn

    1.b
    2. Dear Mr. Potter, We are please to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
    3.False, he is the house elf of the Malfoy’s
    4.D, Albus Dumbledore (suprisingly)
    5. False, he is worst troublemaker around(or Fred and George!) Filch wouldn’t like that!
    6. Chocolate Frogs, the every flavored beans have disgusting flavors. Also, chocolate frogs have the famous wizard cards.
    7. Fluffy, Buckbeak isn’t dangerous at all, unless you offend him.
    8.Don’t know haven’t gotten that far yet :(
    9.B
    10.A

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  2. Indigoangel52

    1. B
    2.
    3. False: Malfoys
    4. B
    5. False, totally
    6. Chocolate Frogs (no surprise flavoring, just creamy chocolate)
    7. Well, I guess Buckbeak and Fluffy both have their own strengths and weaknesses
    8. Order of the Phoenix
    9. The Fat Lady
    10. A) Fred, George, and Ron

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  3. Ritvik

    1.B
    2.”We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.”
    3. False. He’s the Malfoy’s house elf
    4.C
    5. False
    6.CHocolate frogs because they don’t come in disgusting flavors, they’re chocolate, and the Famous Wizards cards.
    7. Fluffy-he has 3 heads!
    8. Order of the Phoenix
    9.B
    10.A

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  4. ghouse2

    To say about #6 the correct answer is Bertie Botts Every Flavored beans because Ron said the frogs only have one good jump in them and it’s the card you want not the frog.

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  5. justine

    Ok about question 6. I’d take the beans cuz’ I’d love to give timmy and tommy a taste of the earwax or vomit ones XD.

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  6. isispanda2

    1. B
    2. Dear Mr. Potter, we are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted into Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
    3. False: He used to serve the Malfoys
    4. D
    5. False: He is more like enemies
    6. Chocolate Frogs, there are no yucky flavors, just chocolate shaped like frogs.
    7. FLUFFY
    8. Order of the Phoenix
    9. B
    10. A
    isispanda2

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  7. Kristin123

    1.b
    2.You have been accepted in hogwart school of whichcraft and wizardry.
    3.False he’s the Malfoys house elf.
    4.D.
    5.False
    6.Chocolate frogs
    7.Buckbeat
    8.The 5th year
    9.A.The beautiful lady
    10.A. Fred,George and Ron

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  8. Jason

    1.B
    2. Dear Mr Potter you have been accepted to Hogwarts
    3. False
    4. D
    5. false
    6. choc frogs because you dont want jelly beans
    7. Fluffy
    8. 5
    9. Fat Lady
    10. A

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  9. Anna

    1.Wit beyond measure is man’s greatest treasure (b).
    2.Dear Mr. Potter,
    3.False. He was the house elf of the malfoys but harry got his “revenge” on Lucius Malfoy by freeing Dobby after he gave the diary to GW.
    4.AD
    5.false
    6.CF
    7. Fluffy
    8.5,ootp
    9.b
    10.a
    11.

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  10. ej

    b
    Dear Potter, you have been excepted to hogarts witchcraft and wizardry
    False
    b
    false, everybody hates peeves
    chocolate frogs
    fluffy
    fat lady
    a

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  11. lokithor5

    1.B
    2.
    3.False
    4.B and D
    5.False
    6.Chocolate frogs because you are sure of whether you like them or not. It’s always the same, so you know.
    7.Fluffy is more dangerous because he can attack three people at once.
    8.His fifth year, The order of the phoenix.
    9.B
    10.A

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  12. fuschiabutterfly233

    1. B
    2. We are pleased to inform you that you have been accepted at Hogwarts, School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
    3. False, he is the Malfoy’s
    4. B
    5. False
    6. Chocolate Frogs, because Bertie Bott’s Every-Flavour Beans have terrible flavors.
    7. Fluffy
    8. Harry’s 5th year
    9. B
    10. A

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