After a long wait, the long-awaited sixth book in the Harry Potter series will finally be released on film. The Half Blood Prince will make his screen debut in July 2009.

It seems like a long time ago that the second book in the series hit theaters. In fact, it was released in 2002. How much do you remember from the second movie/book? Can you remember who the house elf was? Or what was the name of the Hogwarts history teacher? Try these questions and see exactly how much you remember.

Nearly Headless Nick, the Gryffindor house ghost, is terribly upset that he has been denied entry to a certain ghost club. What club is it?

A: The headless hunt. According to the club rules, he cannot join because he is not fully decapitated. I couldn’t play head polo or head juggling.

What does Lucius Malfoy accidentally give Dobby that sets him free?

A: Harry’s socks. A house elf is freed if a master gives him clothes. Harry tricks Lucuis into throwing one of his socks and Dobby catches it.

When Harry is fighting the monster in the Chamber of Secrets, Fawkes brings him the school sorting hat. What does Harry get out of the sorting hat?

A: A sword. It was Godric Gryffindor’s sword.

For years people have been trying to find the entrance to the secret chamber that is hidden somewhere in Hogwarts school. Where is the entrance to the chamber of secrets?

A: He’s in the bathroom being haunted by Myrtle moaning.

What kind of animal does Albus Dumbledor have as a pet?

A: To Phoenix. It’s a magical bird named Fawkes.

What kind of monster was in the chamber of secrets? Are they ‘hatched from a chicken egg, hatched under a toad’?

A: A basilisk. They are feared by spiders and have a deadly look.

On Christmas morning, Hedwig flies to Harry’s room with a present from the Dursleys. What is it?

A: A toothpick. They also include a note asking if Harry can stay at the school over the summer break.

Who is the only Hogwarts professor who is a ghost?

To: Professor Binns. He teaches history.

In the wizarding world, mail is delivered by owls. Harry’s owl is a white owl named Hedwig. What is the name of the Weasley family owl?

A: Mistake. He is very old and has problems with his landings.

Hermione, Ron and Harry are invited by Nearly Headless Nick to attend his 500th death day celebration. This is a celebration of the day he died. What day of the year does this occur?

Until: October 31. Instead of going to the Halloween party, the three go to the dungeons to celebrate with Nick and his ghost friends.

Hagrid has several different pets throughout the Harry Potter series. Probably the most normal of all his animals is his big cowardly dog. What is your dog’s name?

A fang. Hagrid asks Harry and Ron to take care of his garbage while he is in Azkaban.

What is the name of Ron Weasley’s favorite Quidditch team?

A: The Chudley Cannons. His colors are orange and black.

Harry Potter plays Seeker for the Gryffindor house team. Who is the Seeker for the Slytherin team?

A: Draco Malfoy. He gets the position because his father buys new brooms for the whole team.

Ron, Harry and Professor Lockhart enter the Chamber of Secrets together. While they are in the pipes, Lockhart tries to erase Ron and Harry’s memories. What is the magic word you use?

A: Obliviate. Unfortunately for the professor, he uses Ron’s wand, which is broken and the spell fails.

Hermione, Ron and Harry drink Polyjuice Potion. Harry and Ron transform into Crabbe and Goyle. Who is Hermione supposed to change into?

A: Millicent Bulstrode. The plan was for Hermione to become Millicent, but Hermione mistakenly uses cat hair in the potion.

Harry and Ron get detentions for arriving at Hogwarts in the flying car. Harry has to spend detention with Professor Lockhart helping him with his fan mail. What does Ron have to do?

A: Ron has to help Filch polish the trophies in the trophy case without using magic.

None of the students are killed by the monster in the Chamber of Secrets, instead they are petrified. Hermione is protected by the mirror, Mrs. Norris was protected by the water. What kept Colin Creevey safe?

A: He saw the monster through his camera. The monster’s gaze melted the inside of the camera and the film.

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