Harry Potter And The Half Blood Prince: Quiz

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Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince: This is the sixth installment in the harry potter series and it follows Harry`s sixth year at Hogwarts. Our main protagonist is just turning sixteen and his nemesis`s hold over the school and mundane world is getting stronger by the day leading to harry and his friends finding a way to stop him. Do take up the quiz and refresh your memory of the characters as well as the storyline.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What birthday is Harry celebrating in this book?

    • A.

      12

    • B.

      15

    • C.

      16

    • D.

      20

    • E.

      17

    Correct Answer
    C. 16
    Explanation
    In this book, Harry is celebrating his 16th birthday.

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  • 2. 

    What is causing the misty weather in the middle of July?

    • A.

      Dementors breeding

    • B.

      Voldemort sent a curse

    • C.

      Muggles

    • D.

      Harry

    • E.

      Dumbledore

    Correct Answer
    A. Dementors breeding
    Explanation
    The misty weather in the middle of July is being caused by the breeding of Dementors. Dementors are dark, soul-sucking creatures in the Harry Potter universe that are known to bring darkness and coldness wherever they go. Their breeding could be causing the misty weather as they create an atmosphere of darkness and despair.

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  • 3. 

    Who is the new Minister of Magic?

    • A.

      Rufus Scrimgeour

    • B.

      Albus Dumbledore

    • C.

      Kingsley Shacklebolt

    • D.

      Cornelius Fudge

    • E.

      Professor Snape

    Correct Answer
    A. Rufus Scrimgeour
    Explanation
    Rufus Scrimgeour is the new Minister of Magic because he is the only option provided in the question. The other options, Albus Dumbledore, Kingsley Shacklebolt, Cornelius Fudge, and Professor Snape, are not mentioned as the new Minister of Magic in the question.

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  • 4. 

    Who is Cissy?

    • A.

      Lucius' Wife

    • B.

      Bellatrix's Sister

    • C.

      Draco's Mother

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    Cissy is all of the above because she is Lucius' wife, Bellatrix's sister, and Draco's mother. This means that she is related to all three individuals mentioned in the options.

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  • 5. 

    What is Spinner's End?

    • A.

      A Street

    • B.

      An Old Mill

    • C.

      A Town

    • D.

      An Alley

    • E.

      A Broom

    Correct Answer
    A. A Street
    Explanation
    Spinner's End is a street.

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  • 6. 

    In the Ministry of Magic's leaflet, 'Protecting Your Home and Family Against Dark Forces' you are advised to:

    • A.

      Not leave the house alone

    • B.

      Agree on security questions with close friends and family

    • C.

      Complete journeys before night has fallen

    • D.

      All of the above

    • E.

      Join the Dark Forces

    Correct Answer
    D. All of the above
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "All of the above." The Ministry of Magic's leaflet advises individuals to not leave the house alone, agree on security questions with close friends and family, and complete journeys before night has fallen. This comprehensive approach ensures the safety and protection of one's home and family against dark forces.

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  • 7. 

    Who inherited number 12 Grimmauld Place?

    • A.

      Harry Potter

    • B.

      Ronald Weasley

    • C.

      Hermione Granger

    • D.

      Ronald Weasley

    • E.

      Kreacher

    Correct Answer
    A. Harry Potter
    Explanation
    Harry Potter inherited number 12 Grimmauld Place. This was revealed in the book "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" when Sirius Black's will was read, leaving the house to Harry. Grimmauld Place became the headquarters for the Order of the Phoenix and played a significant role in the final battle against Lord Voldemort.

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  • 8. 

    Which one of these statements is true?

    • A.

      Harry has learned to change the shape of his scar

    • B.

      Harry's scar no longer hurts

    • C.

      Harry's scar is no longer a connection with Lord Voldemort

    • D.

      Ron Weasley and Harry Potter fight over his owl, Hedwig

    • E.

      Harry's scar continues to give him warnings of what Voldemort is feeling

    Correct Answer
    B. Harry's scar no longer hurts
  • 9. 

    Why is Horace Slughorn no longer teaching?

    • A.

      He is afraid

    • B.

      He has retired

    • C.

      There were no more students willing to learn from him

    • D.

      He was fired

    • E.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    B. He has retired
    Explanation
    Horace Slughorn is no longer teaching because he has retired. This means that he has chosen to stop working and enjoy his retirement years. Retirement is a common reason for teachers to stop teaching as they reach a certain age or stage in their career where they feel it is time to step back and relax.

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  • 10. 

    Who was Harry taking private lessons with this year?

    • A.

      Professor Snape

    • B.

      Horace Slughorn

    • C.

      Professor McGonagall

    • D.

      Albus Dumbledore

    • E.

      George Weasley

    Correct Answer
    D. Albus Dumbledore
    Explanation
    Harry was taking private lessons with Albus Dumbledore this year. This can be inferred from the information provided in the question. The question asks about who Harry was taking private lessons with "this year," indicating that it is referring to the current year. Out of the given options, Albus Dumbledore is the only one who fits this criteria.

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  • 11. 

    Where did Harry get to spend most of his summer?

    • A.

      At number 12 Grimmauld Place

    • B.

      At number 4 Private Drive

    • C.

      The Burrow

    • D.

      Hogwarts

    • E.

      At the Weasley's

    Correct Answer
    C. The Burrow
    Explanation
    Harry got to spend most of his summer at The Burrow.

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  • 12. 

    Who was also staying at the Burrow?

    • A.

      Fleur Delacour

    • B.

      The Weasley's

    • C.

      Tonks

    • D.

      Snape

    • E.

      Hermione Granger

    Correct Answer
    A. Fleur Delacour
    Explanation
    Fleur Delacour was also staying at the Burrow. This is mentioned in the Harry Potter series, specifically in the book "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows". Fleur is the wife of Bill Weasley, who is a member of the Weasley family. She stays at the Burrow during the events of the book, along with the rest of the Weasley family and other characters like Harry, Ron, and Hermione.

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  • 13. 

    How many OWLs did Harry receive?

    • A.

      1

    • B.

      20

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      9

    • E.

      7

    Correct Answer
    E. 7
    Explanation
    Harry received 7 OWLs.

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  • 14. 

    How many OWLs did Ron receive?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      4

    • C.

      16

    • D.

      7

    • E.

      11

    Correct Answer
    D. 7
    Explanation
    Ron received 7 OWLs. This can be inferred from the given options where the number 7 is the only one that matches with the answer.

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  • 15. 

    What did Ginny buy at Weasley's Wizard Wheezes?

    • A.

      A shield hat

    • B.

      A pygmy puff

    • C.

      A bottle of love potion

    • D.

      A decoy detonator

    • E.

      A stink bomb

    Correct Answer
    B. A pygmy puff
    Explanation
    Ginny bought a pygmy puff at Weasley's Wizard Wheezes.

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