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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who or what helps Ella to quickly catch up in all of her lessons?
2. Where does Ella run away to when her father tells her to leave the funeral?
3. Where does Ella go in Chapter 6?
4. What does Ella give Hattie which forces Hattie to tell the truth.
5. What do the coachmen inform the girls is pursuing their carriage?
Short Essay Questions
1. What difficulties does Ella encounter in her sewing lesson?
2. Where does Ella go before she is to be sent away to school? What does she see there, and who does she meet?
3. Why is Areida unpopular at school? How does Ella also become an outcast?
4. What makes Ella happy on her journey after running away from finishing school?
5. What is Ella's reply when Hattie asks her why she is friends with Areida? What does Hattie do in response?
6. What happens when Ella tells one of her playmates about her curse?
7. How does Ella explain her willingness to obey the ogre to Char in Chapter 7?
8. What do Hattie and Olive ask Ella for when they realize that she does whatever they ask of her?
9. What event does Ella learn that her father will be attending from her magic book? Who is supposed to be at the event, and what does Ella decide to do after reading about her father's plans?
10. How do Ella's mother and Mandy react to the gift bestowed on baby Ella? Why can't the magic be undone?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the different archetypes found in the novel "Ella Enchanted". What are some different types of archetypes and which can be found in the novel? What type of heroine is Ella?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of deceit. What acts of deceit occur in the novel? Who are deceitful characters? How do they affect the other characters lives? Does truth prevail? Cite examples from the text.
Essay Topic 3
"Ella Enchanted" is a retelling of the Cinderella story. What elements of "Cinderella" can also be found in "Ella Enchanted"? How has Carson Levine changed her story from the original?
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