Thanks to everyone for participating in my Harry Potter Series trivia! Here are the answers you are all waiting for:
1. Sorcerer’s Stone: What did Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon give Harry for a Christmas present?
2. Chamber of Secrets: Not counting cats or ghosts, how many students were petrified by the Basilisk?
A: 4. Colin Creevey was the first student attacked,
then Justin Finch-Fletchley (along with Nearly Headless Nick), and then
Hermione was attacked at the same time as Penelope Clearwater.
3. Prisoner of Azkaban: Harry has been reading A History of Magic
hoping to find facts to help write his paper “Witch Burning in the 14th
Century Was Completely Pointless…Discuss”. Which witch enjoyed being
burned so much that she allowed herself to be caught no less than 47
A: Wendelin the Weird
4. Goblet of Fire: What color ferret does Mad-Eye Moody turn Malfoy into?
5. Order of the Phoenix: Which member of Dumbledore’s Army betrayed them by reporting their meeting to Umbridge?
A: Marietta Edgecombe
6. Half-Blood Prince: Which Order of the Phoenix member is stationed at the Prime Minister’s office?
A: Kingsley Shacklebolt
7. Deathly Hallows: According to Potterwatch, what did Hagrid do that forced him to go into hiding?
A: He held a “Support Harry Potter” party
Congratulations to everyone who got the right answers!
— Alyssa, STACKS Intern
Illustration (from Harry Potter) by Mary GrandPré
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