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How Much Do You Know About "Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone"?

Does the Mirror of Erised show you getting a perfect score on this quiz?

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  1. 1. What is the first word in the first chapter of the series?

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    The
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    Albus
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    Number
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    Mr.
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    The first sentence reads, "Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much."

  2. 2. What is the flavor of the cake Hagrid gives Harry for his birthday?

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    Vanilla
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    Chocolate
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    We aren't told
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    Strawberry
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    Hagrid gives Harry a chocolate cake with green frosting that reads "Happy Birthday Harry."

  3. 3. Albus Dumbledore signed Harry's letter of admission to Hogwarts.

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    True
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    False
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    As Deputy Headmistress, Minerva McGonagall actually signed the letter.

  4. 4. Which of these magical textbooks is NOT on Hogwarts' list of books for First Years?

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    "The Dark Forces: A Guide To Self-Protection" by Quentin Trimble
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    "Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them" by Newt Scamander
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    "Hogwarts, A History" by Bathilda Bagshot
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    "One Thousand Magical Herbs And Fungi" by Phyllida Spore
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    "Hogwarts, A History" is not on the list, but plays an important part in the next book. Another book by Bathilda Bagshot, "A History of Magic," is on the list.

  5. 5. What type of wand does Harry first try in Ollivander's?

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    Beechwood and dragon heartstring, nine inches
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    Maple and phoenix feather, seven inches
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    Ebony and unicorn hair, eight and a half inches
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    Holly and phoenix feather, eleven inches
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    Wrong!

    Harry does try all of these wands, but the beechwood and dragon heartstring is the first he tries — and of course, he eventually chooses the holly and phoenix feather wand. Or, as Ollivander would say, the wand chose HIM.

  6. 6. What type of sandwich does Mrs. Weasley pack for Ron on the train ride to Hogwarts?

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    Bologna
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    Turkey
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    Ham
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    Corned Beef
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    And naturally, Ron and Harry stuff their face with sweets and leave the corned beef sandwiches untouched.

  7. 7. Which house are the first two students sorted into?

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    Gryffindor
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    Slytherin
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    Hufflepuff
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    Ravenclaw
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    Wrong!

    Hannah Abbott and Susan Bones are both sorted into Hufflepuff.

  8. 8. What is the first class Harry attends at Hogwarts?

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    Potions with Snape
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    Transfiguration with McGonagall
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    Defense Against the Dark Arts with Quirrell
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    It isn't clear
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    Rowling mentions several of Harry's First Year classes, but isn't specific as to which one he attends first.

  9. 9. How many points does Snape take away from Harry in his first Potions class?

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    One
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    Two
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    Five
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    Ten
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    Snape deducts two points from Gryffindor — once for his "cheek" and then again because he claims Harry didn't help Neville with his potion.

  10. 10. Who does Malfoy choose as his second in "The Midnight Duel"?

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    Crabbe
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    Goyle
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    Malfoy sizes up Crabbe & Goyle, and ultimately chooses the former. Of course, he never shows up for the duel.

  11. 11. Which house does Gryffindor play in their first Quidditch match of the season?

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    Hufflepuff
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    Slytherin
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    Ravenclaw
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    Gryffindor plays Slytherin, and wins! Harry catches the Snitch with his mouth, as you may remember.

  12. 12. What do Mr. & Mrs. Dursley give Harry for his first Christmas at Hogwarts?

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    A pair of old socks
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    A fifty-pence coin
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    A toothbrush
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    Nothing
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    Wrong!

    The Dursleys send Harry the coin, which he immediately gives to Ron, who is fascinated by it.

  13. 13. The Mirror of Erised is where Harry first goes the first time he tries on his Invisibility Cloak.

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    True
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    False
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    Harry actually goes to the Restricted Section of the library first and only ends up at the mirror by accident.

  14. 14. What curse did Hermione and Ron practice to use on Snape in case he tried to harm Harry when he refereed the Quidditch Match?

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    "Petrificus Totalus"
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    "Locomotor Mortis"
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    "Expelliarmus"
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    "Reducto"
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    Hermione and Ron practice the Leg-Locker Curse to use on Snape.

  15. 15. What chess pieces do Harry, Ron, and Hermione take the roll of, respectively?

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    Castle, Rook, Knight
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    Bishop, Knight, Castle
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    Knight, Castle, Queen
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    Knight, Bishop, Castle
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    Harry is a Bishop, Hermione is a Castle, and Ron directs the board as a Knight.

  16. 16. What does Harry tell Quirrell he sees when he looks in the Mirror of Erised?

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    He has become the captain of the Gryffindor team and won the Quidditch Championship
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    He has the Sorcerer's Stone
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    He is shaking hands with Dumbledore and won the House Cup for Gryffindor
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    He is reunited with his family
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    Harry knows how the Mirror of Erised works by now, but has to lie to Quirrell as to what he sees in it.

  17. 17. By how many points does Gryffindor beat Slytherin for the House Cup?

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    50
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    One
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    10
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    60
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    Neville is awarded 10 points by Dumbledore, breaking Gryffindor's tie with Slytherin.

  18. 18. And finally, what is the name of the last chapter in "The Sorcerer's Stone"?

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    "The Man With Two Faces"
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    "The House Cup"
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    "The Sorcerer's Stone"
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    "The Journey To Platform Nine and Three Quarters"
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    The book ends with Harry saying goodbye to Ron and Hermione at King's Cross, but the magic has just begun...

 
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