The Harry Potter Lexicon Link to Main page of the Harry Potter Lexicon.
Results 101 - 110 of 284 for... Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Outline of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry's First Lesson With Dumbledore

HBP: chapter 10, pp. 196-199      

[Dumbledore] begins his first private lesson with [Harry] vaguely explaining the purpose of the lessons, explaining that they will be using the [Pensieve] to learn more about [Voldemort]'s past.

HBP: chapter 10, pp. 199-211      

With [Harry] and [Dumbledore] watching in the [Pensieve], [Bob Ogden] visits the [Gaunt house] regarding a breach of law and is met with resistance from [Marvolo] and [Morfin Gaunt]. He also watches them mistreat [Marvolo]'s only daughter, [Merope], after they catch her watching the Muggle [Tom Riddle] drive by.

HBP: chapter 10, pp. 211-214      

[Dumbledore] and [Harry] discuss the scene they just witnessed, including [Voldemort]'s relation to the [Gaunts] and the relationship that [Merope] went on to have with [Tom Riddle].

HBP: chapter 10, pp. 215-216      

[Dumbledore] dismisses [Harry] from his office, after chatting a bit about the [prophecy], the [ring] Dumbledore had been wearing, and Harry's friends.

11. Hermione's Helping Hand

Chapter 11 summary      

Chapter 11 - "Hermione's Helping Hand" - In which Harry discovers his newfound popularity, learns that Stan Shunpike has been arrested, and holds a frustratingly massive Quidditch tryout that includes a run-in with Cormac McLaggen and Katie, Ginny, and Ron making the team. They visit Hagrid and learn that Aragog is dying, Harry confronts Hermione about having confunded McLaggen during the tryout, and Slughorn invites Harry and Hermione to supper, but Harry is spared having to go when Snape refuses to let him out of detention.

HBP: chapter 11, pp. 217-218      

As the first weeks of the school year pass, the sixth-years are flooded with homework and expected to use [nonverbal spells] in several of their classes, and [Hagrid] stops showing up at meals.

Quidditch Trials

HBP: chapter 11, pp. 218-222      

The morning of [Quidditch] tryouts, [Harry], [Ron], and [Hermione] eat breakfast together. There they decide to visit [Hagrid], [Hermione] explains [Harry]'s popularity surge, [Harry] receives his new copy of [Advanced Potion-Making] and swaps its cover with the [Half-Blood Prince]'s book, and they learn [Stan Shunpike] has been arrested.

HBP: chapter 11, pp. 222-223      

While [Harry], [Hermione], and [Ron] walk to the [Quidditch Pitch], [Pavarti] and [Lavender] talk and giggle together about Ron, making Harry curious and Hermione upset.

HBP: chapter 11, pp. 223-226      

[Harry] holds the [Gryffindor] Quidditch tryouts, which despite run-ins with inexperienced first-years, non-[Gryffindors], and [Cormac McLaggen], results in what [Harry] thinks is a quality team.

HBP: chapter 11, pp. 226-227      

[Ron] relives the [Quidditch] tryouts, and [Harry] realizes that [Hermione] [Confunded] [McLaggen] during the tryouts, as the trio walks down to visit [Hagrid].

No members are currently online.

Harry Potter Lexicon logoAbout Us | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Copyright | ©2000 - 2015 The Harry Potter Lexicon.
HARRY POTTER, characters, names, and all related indicia are trademarks of Warner Bros. ©2001-2015.

Page layout by Lisa Waite Bunker and Steve Vander Ark, banner graphics by Camilla Engelby © 2007.

Primary editor: Steve Vander Ark. Primary Coder: Clint Hagen
Original page date 1 December 2006; Last page update 6 May, 2007.