Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
Harry Potter - Themes
Chocolate Cake. Crabbe and Goyle see these and eat them so Harry and Ron could successfully turn into Crabbe and Goyle.
cabbage . Harry took the potion and became Goyle and Ron became Crabbe. Hermione's potion went wrong and she unfortunately turned into part cat!
It was mouldy. 'The smell was quite digusting. Large, rotten fish were laid on handsome silver platters, cakes, burnt charcoal black and a great maggoty haggis was next to a slab of cheese covered in furry green mould.'
Strawberry and peanut butter. Harry had got money out of his vault and was happy to pay for ice creams.
A joint of pork. Aunt Petunia gave Harry some bread and cheese for dinner. Later Dobby smashed the pudding.
|When Harry was in the hospital wing after defeating Quirrell what flavour 'Bertie Botts every flavour bean' does Dumbledore eat?||Harry Potter Food - Books 1 & 2
ear wax . Dumbledore was unfortunate to eat a vomit flavoured one in his youth and since then lost his liking for Bertie Botts every flavour beans.
Rock Cakes. Ron and Harry were too polite to refuse the Rock Cakes and Hagrid's cooking is always 'dodgy'!
Treacle tart. 'A moment later the puddings appeared. Blocks of ice cream, apple pies, treacle tarts, chocolate eclairs, doughnuts, trifle, strawberries, jelly, rice pudding ...'
Peppermint humbugs. 'Harry's mouth fell open. The dishes in front of him were now piled with food. He had never seen so many things he liked to eat on one table.'
Pork chops. 'There was no food as yet on the glittering golden plates, but small menus lying in front of each of them. Harry picked his up uncertainly, and looked around - there were no waiters. Dumbledore, however, looked carefully down at his own menu, then said very clearly to his plate, "Pork chops!" And pork chops appeared.'
Bouillabaisse. 'At that moment, a voice said, "Excuse me, are you wanting ze bouillabaisse?"'
|On the Hogwarts Express in 'Goblet of Fire', what item of food did Ron squash into a pulp because he was annoyed with Malfoy?||Harry Potter Food - Books 3 & 4
Cauldron cake. Ron was annoyed with Malfoy because he had made fun of Ron's dress robes which were rather feminine!
|In 'Goblet of Fire', when Mr. Weasley returned to the Burrow after a long day at work, what did Mrs. Weasley give him for dinner which was a bit over-cooked?||Harry Potter Food - Books 3 & 4
Cauliflower. Mr. Weasley was home from work late because he had to deal with everyone complaining about the Quidditch World Cup and the Dark Mark.
|At the Quidditch World Cup near the start of 'Goblet of Fire', what did the Weasleys, Harry and Hermione have for lunch before the start of the match?||Harry Potter Food - Books 3 & 4
Sausages and eggs. Mr. Weasley had trouble getting the fire started because he was having too much fun with the matches!
Cherry syrup and soda. Harry was hiding under the table at this point because he had entered Hogsmeade without a signed permission form.
Peanuts . Fred had played a trick on Ron involving an acid pop when they were young and Ron wanted to get him back.
|The first time Harry visited Honeydukes in 'Prisoner of Azkaban', he hid in the basement What did the woman ask the man who came downstairs to get?||Harry Potter Food - Books 3 & 4
Jelly slugs. Harry had just been given the Marauders map by Fred and George and went to Hogsmeade through one of the secret passages.
Crumpets. 'Tom the innkeeper reappeared, wearing an apron over his nightshirt and bearing a tray of tea and crumpets.'
|What colour were the robes Gilderoy Lockhart was wearing when he first met Harry?||Harry Potter Colours
forget-me-not blue. Throughout the book Gilderoy is always changing the colour of his robes
ginger. Hermione bought her cat from a magical-creature shop.
green. The way to escape a Grindylow is to break its grip because its fingers are very brittle.
pale blue. The Durmstrang school wore robes of matted fur when they arrived.
shocking pink. Harry's robes were the bottle green.
mustard yellow. A sneak-o-scope is a device that detects whether any untrustworthy person is around. When activated it lights up and spins.
violet. Dobby also received a maroon jumper from Ron.
gold. The foals become bright white when they reach maturity.
|In the second to last chapter in the first book, what colour chess pieces did Harry and his friends become?||Harry Potter Colours
Black. In the end they won the game.
violent purple. The conductor of the Knight Bus is Stan Shunpike.
Remus Lupin. On the train, Lupin gives everybody some chocolate after a dementor came into their compartment.
|To summon them, Voldemort would touch the mark on the arm of any one of his Inner Circle. What happens to the marks of the others?||Harry Potter - The Dark Arts
They burn. As Voldemort regains his strength, the marks become clearer after being almost invisible for 10 years. At one point, Moody reminds Snape that there are "spots that never come off"
a skull with a snake coming out of its mouth. During the Quidditch Worldcup, the Dark Mark was conjured up - something that had not happened since Voldemort disappeared after meeting his match at Godric's Hollow