The Advance Guard: A Harry Potter Quiz




The Advance Guard

Last week was the first Harry Potter and the Art of Spying quiz. The answers were released Friday. How did you do? This week’s quiz covers Harry’s trip from number 4 Privet Drive to the Order of the Phoenix safe house. Would you have made a good agent for his security detail?

  1. Before the security detail takes Harry away, they await an all-clear signal.  What was the signal?
  2. Who is the leader of the security detail that exfiltrates Harry from the Dursley’s?
  3. What does the leader of the security detail rescuing Harry from the Dursley’s have everyone do on the journey on their brooms to make sure they aren’t being followed?
  4. What “eyes-only” document does Harry read before first entering headquarters of the Order of the Phoenix?
  5. Provide the address of the Order of the Phoenix safe house.
  6. Name the device invented by the Weasley twins to listen in on conversations.
  7. What counter-measure is used by Mrs. Weasley to prevent her twin boys from listening with their listening device?
  8. What does Ginny Weasley use to determine if Mrs. Weasley’s counter-measure is being used?
  9. Which member of the Weasley family in the fifth book totally accepts the Ministry of Magic’s party line?
  10. What publication spent the whole summer before Harry’s fifth year publishing a disinformation campaign against Harry?

P.S. You may be able to find hints in other Art of Spying blog posts or by following Art of Spying on Twitter!