Saturday, August 16, 2008

House Quiz #1

Our dear Prefect has posted some homework for us. I've been so busy with Potions that I'm thinking I better get it out of the way now before I fall into my cauldron and I miss doing it!

Sachrissa Tugwood is the expert of making what type of potions? Tugwood is famous for her expertise in brewing beautifying potions. She also discovered the pimple-curing properties of Bubotuber Pus.

Name the ingredients in a Shrinking solution. Ingredients include: Chopped Daisy Roots, Skinned Shrivelfig, Sliced Caterpillar, One Rat Spleen, and a Dash of Leech Juice

What are the some side effects of an Euphoria Elixir and where would you find the brewing instructions for this elixir? Side effects include excessive singing and nose-tweaking. The brewing instructions can be found in Advanced Potion Making.

Name the ingredients to make Polyjuice Potion. The ingredients are: lacewing flies stewed for 21 days, leeches, powdered bicorn horn, knotgrass, fluxweed picked at full moon, shredded boomslang skin, and a bit of who one wants to turn into.

If you needed to think more clearly what potion would you use and what ingredients would you need? Use a wit-sharpening potion to think more clearly. You will need ground scarab beetle, cut up ginger root, and armadillo bile in order to brew it properly.

What is murlap essence and it's use? Murlap Essence is a solution of strained and pickled Murtlap tentacles. It is most useful in healing cuts and other wounds.

Deflating Draught is an antidote for what? Deflating Draught is an antidote to Swelling Solution.

Who invented the Wolfbane Potion? Damocles Belby invented the Wolfbane Potion.

What is aconite and what other names does it go by? Aconite is an extremely poisonous plant which is also known as Wolfbane or Monkshood.

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