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Required:  True or False (30 points)

  • Gryffins have always sided with the Good.
  • Gryffins are a combination of an eagle and a scorpion.
  • Gryffins are very poor fighters and very swift flyers.
  • Gryffins are wizards’ “guardians of choice” for riches and loved ones.
  • The Gryffindor mascot, a Gryffin, was chosen because it is an extremely cautious creature.

Extra Credit Essay (30 points)

Explain several reason for why having Harry Potter placed in the House of Gryffindor was quite representative of a Gryffin’s nature.