Saturday, March 8, 2008

Slytherin Magical Objects Challenge

* What two things could the penknife Sirius gave Harry for Christmas allow it's user to do?
unlock any lock and undo any knot

* What is the name of the shallow stone basin that contains a substance that looks like light made liquid or wind made solid?

* What is the most fabulous magic item of them all, that gives unlimited gold or immortality?
The philosophers stone

* What enchanted item transports a person to a preprogrammed location?
a portkey

* What is the thin flexible golden rod used to detect spells of concealment and hidden magical objects?
probe or probity

* What is the glass ball the size of a large marble usually filled with, unless the holder has forgotten something, and it turns red?
The remembrall is usually filled with white smoke

* What does a Sneakoscope do when someone untrustworthy is around?
it gives a whistling sound

* Where did Harry buy the two pairs of socks for Dobby, that screamed loudly when they became too smelly and flashed gold and silver stars?
at Gladrags in Hogsmeade

* What magical item did Ron, Ginny and Hermione use to mend, repair or bind things?

* What Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes item gave Hermione a black eye?
A punching telescope

* Magical Maintenance at the Ministry of Magic uses them to display spectacular weather effects in the underground levels.
enchanted windows

* What red smoking item explodes if not opened immediately?
a howler

* What device displays magical words that provide game commentary in purple letters?

* Rita's Skeeters fast writing assistant?
Quick-Quotes Quill

* Which banned joke item was confiscated by Prefect Hermione Granger?
Baruffio's Brain Elixier

* What is the standard magical means of transportation in Asia and the Middle East?
Flying Carpets

* What are the three ways to create an invisibility cloak?
Some are imbued with a Disillusionment Charm, some carry a Bedazzling Hex, and some are woven from Demiguise hair

* What is the name of the piece of jewelry that bestows wisdom on the wearer?
the Diadem of Ravenclaw

* Floo Powder allows the user to do what two things in the green flames of a fireplace?
to travel magically to another fireplace and to communicate magically between fireplaces - when they are connected to the Floo Network

* What device shows it's owner's enemies?
that's a Foe-Glass

* Name three games played with magical or charmed objects.
Wizard's chess, Quidditch, Exploding Snap, Gobstones

* Which magical object gives light only to its user?
A candle placed in the Hand of Glory

* What are the two things Dumbledore says the Mirror of Erised does not give?
neither knowledge or truth

* What object does Fawkes first deliver to Harry in the Chamber of Secrets?
The sorting hat - inside was the sword of Gryffindor

1 comment:

Bev Love said...

Thanks so much for playing. Congratulations Emma G, you won this challenge. The answers have been posted to my blog. I will be mailing the Needles on Wednesday 3/19, 2008.

Bev aka paletpc