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How did Malfoy trick Harry after challenging him?
How did Malfoy trick Harry after challenging him to a wizard’s duel? He cast a spell on him. He brought a master wizard to the duel. He said to meet him in the trophy room and then told Filch that he would be there.
Why was Ron given Scabbers instead of an owl?
Ron was given Scabbers instead of an owl because… his parents could not afford to give him an owl. During the sorting ceremony, what terrible thought occurred to Harry? He would not be chosen for a house at all and told to get back on the train for home.
How did Harry Potter and Ron get on Argus Filch’s wrong side their first morning?
In 1991, Harry and Ron managed to get on Filch’s bad side on their very first day at Hogwarts School, when he and Ronald Weasley got lost and inadvertently tried to enter the out-of-bounds third-floor corridor.
What did Harry see when he first looked in the mirror of Erised in the book?
Harry looks in the mirror and sees many people standing behind him, but when he turns around in the room, he sees no one. Suddenly, he recognizes that two of the people in the mirror are his dead mother and father.
Why did Harry get Dudley’s second bedroom?
When Harry’s mother and father were killed in 1981, Harry was brought to his maternal aunt, Petunia Dursley. This prompted the Dursleys to allow Harry to move into what had previously been Dudley’s second bedroom.
What does Harry realize about himself in the cauldron?
Harry wakes up in the company of Hagrid and realizes that the preceding night was not a dream. Their first stop in London is at the Leaky Cauldron, a pub where all the patrons recognize Harry and are both nervous and honored to have the opportunity to meet him.
Why did Ron bring a rat?
Scabbers was actually Peter Pettigrew in his Animagus form. After tricking Sirius, Pettigrew transformed into a rat and stayed that way for twelve years, from November 1981 to June 1994, living as Percy and then Ron’s pet, Scabbers, in order to hide from the Death Eaters who thought he had betrayed Voldemort.
Is Mcgonagall Filch’s mom?
I’ve noticed several people asking this question online. The answer is: NO.
Why can Harry see his parents in the Mirror?
The Mirror was discovered by Harry Potter on the night that he used his father’s Invisibility Cloak for the first time, to search the restricted section of the library for information about Nicolas Flamel. Upon looking into it, Harry saw his late parents, Lily and James Potter.
Why did Harry see his family in the Mirror of Erised?
What does Harry see in the Mirror of Erised? In the mirror, Harry encounters the Potter family for the first time in his life. Most prominently he sees his mother and father smiling down at him and it is this that is ‘nothing more or less than the deepest, most desperate desire’ of young Harry’s heart.
Why did Dudley pretend to cry about Mrs Figg’s broken leg?
As Dudley learned of Mrs. Figg’s broken leg, why did he pretend to cry? He wanted to convince his mother not take Harry along to the zoo. Nice work! You just studied 15 terms!
Why did Dudley leanred cry at the zoo?
Her name is Mrs Figg. Also, *learned. He cried because it meant that she could no longer look after Harry and therefore he had to go to the zoo with Dudley for his birthday. He thought that if he pretended to cry, his parents would make Harry stay at home – although they didn’t, because they thought he might blow it up.
Why did Dudley not want to babysit Harry?
She had broken her leg, therefore she could not babysit Harry. Dudley was crying because it meant that Harry would have no option but to go the the zoo, and Dudley did not want that because he despised Harry.
Why did Dudley Cry in Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone?
Dudley was crying because it meant that Harry would have no option but to go the the zoo, and Dudley did not want that because he despised Harry. Source(s) Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (Britain) Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (USA)