Second Years Guide to Ace Transfiguration: A Study Guide

written by Lily Lavender

This book is intended for all who need a quick study reference guide for TNFG-201. It has a glossary of terms & its appropriate meanings for the entire course. Each chapter is based on a lesson; where it won't go into grave detail, but will give you the necessary components to study for upcoming tests & assignments. This does not include mid-term & final exams. All detailed information about each topic is in your official lessons with the Professor. DO NOT COPY AS IT IS PLAGIARISM!

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Lesson Five: Mice & Snuffboxes Study Guide

Chapter 6


A mouse is a tiny creature that is usually active at night. Mice can live almost anywhere & eat mostly grains & plants. They are good at jumping, swimming, climbing, & running. They have a sense of their surroundings & will flee when necessary.


Snuffboxes are pocket-sized boxes that was used to hold snuff. Today, it is now used to hold cosmetics by witches. It is made out of silver, copper, brass, wood, & tortoise shell.


Miss Helga Ornby bought every snuffbox she could find. Due to this, her financial circumstance was not good. She invested this spell so she could have snuffboxes without the use of purchasing them. Now, it is used to carry beauty products by witches. Visualize the details of the snuffbox. If the spell fails, the snuffbox may not have good details or it may be wrong. The snuffbox might have wiskers or a tail & it may squeak.

Incantation: Venusto (veh-NOO-stow)
Wand Movement: Trace the length of the mouse
Concentration: Medium
Willpower: Low to medium

Fun Facts
Mice can be two to four inches long with a thin tail.
There are thirty types of mice, including Muroidea.
In the seventeenth & eighteenth centuries, artists would craft designs on snuffboxes, as well as jewels.
Back then, this spell was used to show off your wealth, though it was a trick.

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