Off the Wall About Harry Potter #6

 

“And I must draft an advertisement for the Daily Prophet, too,’ he added thoughtfully. ‘We’ll be needing a new Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher…. Dear me, we do seem to run through them, don’t we?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“Hermione slid out of her bunk and moved like a sleepwalker towards Ron, her eyes upon his pale face. She stopped right in front of him, her lips slightly parted, her eyes wide. Ron gave a weak, hopeful smile and half-raised his arms.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Scared?” Malfoy muttered, so that Lockhart couldn’t hear him.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“Don’t, Ginny, we’ll send you loads of owls.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“All those poor elves I haven’t set free yet, having to stay over during Christmas because there aren’t enough hats!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“She picked up the book and then walked back past him into the tent, but as she did so, she brushed the top of his head lightly with her hand. He closed his eyes at her touch, and hated himself for wishing that what she said was true: that Dumbledore had really cared.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“That’s what they should teach us here. How girls’ brains work… It would be more useful than divination, anyway…”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Hermione turned and beamed at Harry; her eyes, too, were full of tears.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“I think so,’ said Professor McGonagall dryly, ‘we teachers are rather good at magic, you know.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“…she wasn’t reading Deathly Hallows at all. Her book wasn’t orange but rose and water and sand, and featured a kid on a broomstick and white unicorn. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. She didn’t notice me staring at her.
Melissa Anelli, Harry, a History: The True Story of a Boy Wizard, His Fans, and Life Inside the Harry Potter Phenomenon

“Get up, you useless lump, get up!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“No,” said Hermione shortly. “Have either of you seen my copy of
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“You’ll soon find out some wizarding families are much better than others, Potter. You don’t want to go making friends with the wrong sort. I can help you there.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Minerva, kindly go to Hagrid’s house, where you will find a large black dog sitting in the pumpkin patch. Take the dog to my office, tell him I will be with him shortly, then come back here.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“I am not forgotten, you know, no, I still receive a very great deal of fan mail.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Is it true that you shouted at Professor Umbridge?’
JK Rowling Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“But Dobby shouted, “You shall not harm Harry Potter! … He got up, face livid, and pulled out his wand, but Dobby raised a long, threatening finger. “You shall go now,” he said fiercely, pointing down at Mr. Malfoy. “You shall not touch Harry Potter. You shall go now.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“No – no – no!” someone was shouting. “No! Fred! No!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Personal happiness lies in knowing that life is not a checklist of acquisition. Your qualifications are not your life.”
J.K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two

“Ron’s ears turned bright red and he become engrossed in a tuft of grass at his feet, which he prodded with his toe ‘he must’ve known I’d run out on you’.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“DUMBLEDORE: You ask me, of all people, how to protect a boy in terrible danger? We cannot protect the young from harm. Pain must and will come.
Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Directly above them, framed in the doorway from the Brain Room, stood Albus Dumbledore, his wand aloft, his face white and furious. Harry felt a kind of electric charge surge through every particle of his body – they were saved.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“My mum always said things we lose have a way of coming back to us in the end. If not always in the ways we expect”.
J k Rowling Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Hogwarts is threatened!” shouted Professor McGonagall. “Man the boundaries, protect us, do your duty to our school!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“Accio Firebolt!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter: The Prequel

“Come, daddy, Harry doesn’t want to talk to us right now. He’s just too polite to say it. ~Luna Lovegood”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“Start the Quiz”

  • Question of

    After moving from France to help improve her English, Fleur Delacour becomes engaged to Bill Weasley. She is staying at the Burrow over the summer, much to Mrs. Weasley, Ginny, and Hermione’s displeasure. True or False:

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    ‘ ‘BLANK’…are many, varied, ever changing, and eternal. Fighting them is like fighting a many-headed monster, which, each time a neck is severed, sprouts a head even fiercer and cleverer than before. You are fighting that which is unfixed, mutating, and indestructible.’ Snape said this to his new Defense Against the Dark Arts class. To what or whom was he referring to? (Fill in the ‘BLANK’)

    • Your Enemies
    • The Dark Arts
    • Deatheaters
    • Werewolves
  • Question of

    ‘I got it out of your vault for you, Harry, because it’s taking about five hours for the public to get to their gold at the moment, the goblins have tightened security so much. Two days ago Arkie Philpott had a Probity Probe stuck up his…Well, trust me, this way’s easier.’ Who said this to Harry?

    • Charlie Weasley
    • Arthur Weasley
    • Molly Weasley
    • Bill Weasley
  • Question of

    Dumbledore told Hermione that people find it far easier to forgive others for being wrong than for being right. Who was he referring to when he told her this?

    • Ron Weasley
    • Percy Weasley
    • Severus Snape
    • Rubeus Hagrid
  • Question of

    Harry, Hermione, and Ron receive their OWL results over the summer. Hermione scores top grades (‘O’ for Outstanding) in all of her classes but one. Which class does she score an ‘E’ in?

    • Potions
    • Herbology
    • Defense Against the Dark Arts
    • Divination
  • Question of

    While in Diagon Alley to pick up their school supplies, the trio see large Ministry of Magic posters pasted over many shop windows. What color are these posters?

    • Emerald
    • Navy
    • Scarlet
    • Purple
  • Question of

    As more and more people begin to disappear or are killed by Voldemort and his followers, Hogwarts students start becoming directly affected. While in Herbology, who is called out of class only to be told that their mother has been found dead?

    • Ernie Macmillan
    • Susan Bones
    • Justin Finch-Fletchley
    • Hannah Abbott
  • Question of

    When we get out first clue as to Harry’s feelings for Ginny, Harry is in his first Potions class of the year. What is the name of the love potion that reminds Harry (though only subconsciously) of Ginny?

    • Amortentia
    • Euphoria
    • Felix Felicis
    • Murtlap Essence
  • Question of

    While in Apparition lessons, the Ministry Apparition Instructor constantly reminds everyone that they must concentrate on the three ‘D’s’, Destination, Determination, and Deliberation. What is the name of the Ministry Apparition Instructor?

    • Broderick Bode
    • Wilkie Twycross
    • Maflada Hopkirk
    • Cuthbert Mockridge
  • Question of

    Though he hates his new master, Kreacher does give Harry a Christmas present with a card reading ‘To Master from Kreacher’. Inside, Harry finds a box of maggots. True or False?

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    While in Potions, Harry finds that following the Half Blood Prince’s handwritten instructions gets him better marks than following the instructions in the book. What is the name of the book the Half Blood Prince has written in?

    • ‘Advanced Potion Making’
    • ‘Moste Potente Potions’
    • ‘Magical Drafts and Potions’
    • ‘Asiatic Anti Venoms’
  • Question of

    As part of the new Ministry-approved security measures, Arthur Weasley has Molly ask him a question only he would know the answer to, before letting him into their house. She asks him what his dearest ambition is. What is Arthur’s reply?

    • To be back on speaking terms with Percy
    • To collect as many plugs as possible
    • To find out how airplanes stay up
    • To find out how batteries work

Advanced Potion Making at Hogwarts – Part 1 Trivia

Who is ‘The Half-blood Prince’? Trivia