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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Chapter Twelve:
Professor Umbridge


Synopsis by Maureen Knight
Notes and links by Steve Vander Ark and Michele L. Worley

U.S. hardcover edition: pages 221 - 249
U.K. hardcover edition: pages 200 - 225
U.K. paperback edition: pages 246 - 277
Timeframe: 2 September, 1995 [Y15]

In which Fred and George advertise for volunteers to test their products, the trio discusses their schedules and the upcoming O.W.L.s, Harry has an outburst in Defense Against the Dark Arts, Umbridge assigns him detention for a week, and McGonagall warns him to keep his temper under control.

Professor Umbridge

Interesting facts and notes about the text of this chapter:

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Characters introduced in this chapter:

  • none

Characters returning in this chapter:

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Settings and locations introduced or returning in this chapter:

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Exceptional character moments:

  • Still to come....

Spells and Potions:

Links and Resources:

Memorable lines:

  • "For heaven's sake, Potter! Do you really think this is about truth or lies? It's about keeping your head down and your temper under control!" She stood up, nostrils wide and mouth very thin, and he stood too. "Have another biscuit," she said irritably, thrusting the tin at him.

Strictly British:

Timelines/Calendar:

The entire chapter takes place on Harry's first day of classes of his fifth year, or the 2nd of September, 1995 [Y15]

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