Friday, October 8, 2010

This is the awesome RAOK I got from Celestina Pettigrew. It was such an unexpected surprise. For some reason we didn't get a pic of the gator case's nose. But all of the supplies in the kit I have needed. Thanks Celestina.
  1. Why does Harry accuse Remus Lupin of being a coward? For wanting to leave Tonks when she is pregnant
  2. Who is R.A.B.? Regulus Arcturus Black
  3. According to legend, what would a person become if he could assemble the Deathly Hallows? Master of Death
  4. What is Ariana Dumbledore rumored to be? A squib
  5. What is written on Harry’s parents’ gravestone? "The last enemy that shall be destroyed is death"
  6. Why does Krum want to fight Xenophilius Lovegood? For wearing the sign of the Deathly Hallows, which Krum calls "Grindelwald's sign"
  7. Why does Voldemort seek the Elder Wand? To have a wand that beats Harry's
  8. Where did Dumbledore’s family live? Godric's Hollow
  9. Whose eye does Harry see in his magic mirror shard? Aberforth Dumbledore
  10. What item does Harry steal from Gringotts? Hufflepuff's Cup (Voldemort's Horcrux)
  11. Where does Rita Skeeter get her information about Dumbledore? Bathilda Bagshot
  12. What is inside the Snitch that Dumbledore leaves Harry? Gaunt's Ring (the Resurrection Stone)
  13. Why does Dumbledore leave Ron a Deluminator? Because he knew he would leave and come back and would need guidance
  14. Why has Hermione not read The Tales of Beedle the Bard? She is a Muggle-born and did not grow up with those fairy tales
  15. What is Dumbledore’s greatest regret? Helping Gellert Grindelwald
  16. Whose mail did Snape open? Petunia Evans'
  17. What form does Snape’s Patronus take? A doe
  18. Why can the Sword of Gryffindor destroy Horcruxes? Because it retained the Basilisk's venom after Harry stabbed it
  19. What name is given to wizards who help Mudbloods? Blood Traitors
  20. How do Harry and his friends enter the Ministry of Magic? Through toilets
  21. Who made Harry’s wand? Ollivander
Essay Question
Choose one of the following questions and post your answer to your blog.
  1. How does Harry change over the course of the novel? Is The Deathly Hallows a true coming-of-age story?
  2. In what ways do the dead speak to the living in this book?
  3. In what way do Ron and Hermione act as foils for Harry, drawing out his qualities and characteristics more clearly?