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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Umbridge demand from Snape in order to interrogate Harry?
2. What do Fred and George as a reaction to Umbridge's new position?
3. Why wasn't Harry made a prefect?
4. What does Hagrid tell Hermione and Ron he suspects will happen to him shortly after the Quidditch Cup?
5. What is the response of the general Hogwarts population to Fred and George's leave-taking?
Short Essay Questions
1. Do you think Snape was being truthful or that he was helping Harry when he told Umbridge he had no more truth potion? Give details that support your assertion.
2. Why does such a large group of students want to accompany Harry to the Ministry of Magic?
3. Why was it so important for Harry to remain with his horrible family while growing up?
4. What light does Firenze's banishment from his people shed on the social structure of the wizarding world?
5. What is so impressive about Hagrid's fight with Umbridge and her goons?
6. What causes McGonagall to vow that she will see Harry an Auror if it's the last thing she does?
7. Why is it significant that Harry is able to repel Snape from his mind only when Snape tries to see the memory of Harry and Cho kissing?
8. Why do Harry and Hermione decide to wait to tell Ron about Hagrid's brother?
9. What could have prompted Marietta to betray the D.A. and get Harry into trouble?
10. What factors lead into Harry deciding he wants to become an Auror?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the relationship between the Magical and Mundane within the setting of the novel. What impact does each have on the main characters and their development? How does this influence the outcome of the novel?
Essay Topic 2
Adults and children exist in an interesting gray area in this novel, where many lines of authority and trust are crossed. Discuss the morphing relationship between adults and children in the novel. How do these changes and relationships lead to development for the main characters?
Essay Topic 3
The many students of Hogwarts express themselves in a variety of ways, with the common theme of the eternal struggle between personal choice and external expectations. Explore how family, society or other authority figures place expectations on the students, and the ways in which different characters express their individuality. How successful are they in this expression? Does it have positive or negative results for the character within the story line?
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