"HOW TO FILL IN THIS EXAM PAPER: 1. Take a quill ensuring feathers are lined up to the Ministry Standard 348977-AL. 2. Use magical regulation azul marino ink only. 3. Do not fold."
—Text on Ordinary Wizarding Level exam paper[src]

The Ministry Standard 348977-AL was a standard issued by the British Ministry of Magic in order to regulate quills used in written examinations such as Ordinary Wizarding Levels.[1]


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