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Howl's Moving Castle

Howl's Moving Castle

by Diana Wynne Jones

Howl's Moving Castle: Magic Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Howl's Moving Castle? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What does Sophie give to the Count of Cattarack to help even the odds in his duel?


(a) Cayenne pepper
(b) Itching powder
(c) A bigger sword
(d) A grenade launcher
Q. Where does Howl's first magic duel with the Witch of the Waste in the novel take place?


(a) In Market Chipping
(b) In Porthaven
(c) In Kingsbury
(d) In Oz
Q. What is the spell that Howl actually wanted Michael to practice, when Michael picks up John Donne's "Song" by mistake?


(a) A spell for enlarging things
(b) A spell for new, vibrant hair color
(c) A spell for witch avoidance
(d) A spell for removing curses from old ladies
Q. What is the one spell we know that Martha casts in the novel?


(a) She turns Percival into the dog-man by accident
(b) She turns Fanny into a newt (temporarily)
(c) She disguises herself as Lettie to go work at Cesari's pastry shop
(d) She hatches three dragons to help her retake the Iron Throne for the Hatter family
Q. Who offers to train Lettie in more advanced magic?


(a) Howl
(b) Justin
(c) Suliman
(d) Hermione
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