Avalon High Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 154 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy the Avalon High Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. About what does Ellie joke concerning Will's feeling connected to her?

2. Why is Will's father disappointed in Will?

3. To whom is Lance talking on the sidelines?

4. What does Ellie see as she opens her eyes while floating in the pool?

5. What is Ellie's screen name?

Short Essay Questions

1. Summarize what Ellie says about the Arthurian legend.

2. What does Marco do that confuses Ellie?

3. How does Will interact with Ellie's parents?

4. How does Ellie feel about Marco after Will has left the two of them in the hall?

5. What do Will and Ellie talk about on the widow's walk?

6. How does Ellie find Lance and Jennifer together right before Ellie is leaving the party?

7. What happens during the football game with Will, Lance, and one of the other team members?

8. Why is Will being pressured by his father?

9. How does Ellie relate Jennifer, Marco, Will, and Lance to the Arthurian legend?

10. What gossip does Liz tell Ellie about Will's family?

Essay Topics

Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:

Essay Topic 1

Characters are an important part of what makes Avalon High interesting. Discuss the following:

1. Thoroughly discuss and analyze Will. What are his strengths? His weaknesses? How does he contribute to the plot? Is he a sympathetic character? Is he always likable? Never likable? Use specific examples to illustrate your ideas.

2. Thoroughly discuss and analyze the character of Ellie. What are her strengths? Her weaknesses? How does she contribute to the plot? Is she a sympathetic character? Is she ever likable? Never likable? Use specific examples to illustrate your ideas.

3. Thoroughly discuss and analyze the character of Marco. What are his strengths? His weaknesses? How does he contribute to the plot? Is he a sympathetic character? Is he ever likable? Never likable? Use specific examples to illustrate your ideas.

4. Thoroughly discuss and analyze the character of Jennifer. What are her strengths? Her weaknesses? How does she contribute to the plot? Is she a sympathetic character? Is she ever likable? Never likable? Use specific examples to illustrate your ideas.

5. Thoroughly discuss and analyze Mr. Morton. What are his strengths? His weaknesses? How does he contribute to the plot? Is he a sympathetic character? Is he always likable? Never likable? Use specific examples to illustrate your ideas.

Essay Topic 2

Characters are an integral and important part of almost all novels. Discuss the following:

1. Compare/contrast the characters of Will and Marco. How are they similar? How are they different? Is there a flaw in each of their personalities? Be specific and give examples.

2. Compare/contrast the characters of Ellie and Jennifer. How do they seem different? Which do you like more? Why? Which one seems more of a well-rounded character?

3. Thoroughly analyze how three of the secondary characters in Avalon High help drive the plot and what their contribution is to the storyline. Are any of the secondary characters unnecessary? Indispensable? Which of the secondary characters are likable? Which are either unlikable or even despicable? Be specific and give examples.

Essay Topic 3

Discuss one of the following:

1. Thoroughly analyze how the setting informs the plot in Avalon High.

2. Trace and analyze one major theme of Avalon High. How is the theme represented by symbolism? By the characters' behaviors? By the action?

3. Trace and analyze two secondary themes of Avalon High. How are the themes represented by symbolism? By the characters' behaviors? By the action?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 1,175 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Avalon High Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
Avalon High from BookRags. (c)2017 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook