Harry Potter Fanatics' Challenge

As with all multiple choice tests, read all choices before answering a question.

Question 1:   What is Harry doing, early in the fifth book, lying in a flowerbed outside Number Four Privet Drive?
Listening to the TV news.
Listening to Dudley being shouted at.
Reading a newspaper.
Sleeping in the warm summer sun.
Writing a letter to Hermione.

Question 2:   In which month is Hermione’s birthday?

Question 3:   How much shorter than Harry is Cho Chang when they first meet?
About a head shorter.
'A touch' shorter.
About three inches shorter.
About 10 centimeters shorter.
About half a foot shorter.

Question 4:   What colour does an object glow as it is made into a Portkey?

Question 5:   What do the horses that draw Madame Maxime’s carriage drink?
Single-malt whisky
Grain whiskey
Grain whisky
Malt whiskey
Single-malt whiskey

Question 6:   When is the fourth book set?
Nothing in the books allows the action to be dated precisely.

Question 7:   What form does Hermione’s patronus take?
A cat
An otter
A swan
An owl
A beaver

Question 8:   Where is the hall that is used in the films as Hogwarts Great Hall?
King’s College, Cambridge
Queens’ College, Cambridge
Christ Church College, Oxford
Trinity College, Cambridge
Imperial College, London

Question 9:   Which list of sweets contains at least one variety NOT mentioned to be at Honeydukes?
Fizzing Whizzbees, creamy chunks of nougat, levitating sherbert balls, Ice Mice
Droobles Best Blowing Gum, toad-shaped spearmint creams, Cockroach Cluster
Creamy chunks of nougat, toad-shaped peppermint creams
Exploding bonbons, blood-flavoured lollipops, sugar-spun quills, Ice Mice
Every Flavour Beans, blood-flavoured lollipops, Cockroach Cluster

Question 10:   Which relative of Sybil Trelawney’s is/was a famous seer?
Her grandmother
Her great-great-grandmother
Her mother
Her great-aunt
Her great-grandmother

Question 11:   When, by whom, and where are Harry’s spectacles first repaired?
Early in the second book, by Hermione, in Diagon Alley.
Early in the first book, by Hermione, aboard the Hogwarts express.
Late in the first book, by Prof. Dumbledore, in the Hospital Wing.
In the first book, by Hermione, during a Quidditch match.
Early in the second book, by Mr Weasley, in Diagon Alley.

Question 12:   What colour is Tonks’s hair when Harry first meets her?
Bright pink
Light pink
Electric blue

Question 13:   Which of the following is NOT necessary for making Polyjuice Potion?
Lacewing flies
Horn of a Bicorn
A hair of the person whose form you wish to assume
More than a week’s preparation time
Skin of a Boomslang

Question 14:   What is the very first thing that Harry eats aboard the Hogwarts Express?
A pumpkin pasty
Bertie Bott's Every Flavour Beans
A liquorice wand
A chocolate frog
A cauldron cake

Question 15:   Who among the following would have been most likely to attend Eton if they had not gone to Hogwarts?
Percy Weasley
Neville Longbottom
Hermione Granger
Seamus Finnigan
Justin Finch-Fletchley

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