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QUIZ: Can You Identify the Harry Potter Book by a Random Quote?

QUIZ: Can You Identify the Harry Potter Book by a Random Quote?

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There are many ways to ensure that you are the biggest Harry Potter fan in the room. One is to announce this whenever you walk through a doorway, inviting any and all challengers to step forward. Another is to dress in full wizard regalia everywhere you go and just hope people are picking up what you’re laying down. A third (and altogether less aggressive) alternative is to simply ace this quiz.

Can you tell which book the following lines are from?

1. "It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities."

2. "If you want to know what a man’s like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals."

3. "Well, I had one that I was playing Quidditch the other night," said Ron, screwing up his face in an effort to remember. "What do you think that means?" "Probably that you're going to be eaten by a giant marshmallow or something," said Harry, turning the pages of The Dream Oracle without interest.

4. "What do we want to be prefects for?" said George, looking revolted at the very idea. "It’d take all the fun out of life."

5. "The Aurors are part of the Rotfang Conspiracy, I thought everyone knew that. They're working from within to bring down the Ministry of Magic with a combination of dark magic and gum disease."

6. "The truth." Dumbledore sighed. "It is a beautiful and terrible thing, and should therefore be treated with great caution."

7. There, his black robes rippling in a cold breeze, stood Severus Snape. He was a thin man with sallow skin, a hooked nose, and greasy, shoulder-length black hair, and at this moment, he was smiling in a way that told Harry he and Ron were in very deep trouble.

8. "Welcome!" he said. "Welcome to a new year at Hogwarts! Before we begin our banquet, I would like to say a few words. And here they are: Nitwit! Blubber! Oddment! Tweak! Thank you!"

9. "Don't let the Muggles get you down!"

10. "You know, I don’t believe any House has ever been in negative figures this early in the term—we haven’t even started pudding. You might have set a record, Potter."

11. "Death's got an Invisibility Cloak?" Harry interrupted again. "So he can sneak up on people," said Ron. "Sometimes he gets bored of running at them, flapping his arms and shrieking…"

12. "Oh, hello, Harry," said Luna. "Did you know one of your eyebrows is bright yellow?"

13. A hatred such as he had never known before was coursing through Harry like poison.

14. "If there was a wizard of whom I would believe that they did not seek personal gain, it would be you, Harry Potter."

15. "No, I think you're like James," said Lupin, "who would have regarded it as the height of dishonor to mistrust his friends."

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