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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. What does Hattie not allow Ella to do for three days?
2. How many girls does Ella share her room with in Chapter 10?
3. What does Ella's mother slip into before dying?
4. What is Ella's mother's name?
5. After the incident with Ella's playmate, what does Ella's mother order her to do?
Short Essay Questions
1. What gift does the fairy Lucinda give to Ella when she is born? How does the gift backfire?
2. What does Mandy confess in Chapter 4? Why did Mandy keep her identity a secret?
3. Why is Areida unpopular at school? How does Ella also become an outcast?
4. 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?
5. Who comes along to help after Ella stops the ogres from eating her?
6. How does Ella impress the elves, and how do they help her?
7. Where does Sir Peter want to send Ella with Hattie and Olive? Why?
8. How does Ella save herself from the group of ogres that intends to eat her?
9. How do Ella's mother and Mandy react to the gift bestowed on baby Ella? Why can't the magic be undone?
10. What begins to pursue the coach on the journey to the girls' finishing school? How do they escape?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Analyze and interpret the character Ella. What are her defining character traits? What struggles and obstacles does she face throughout the novel? What are her goals and motives?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the motif of family in the novel "Ella Enchanted". Who are the members of Ella's family? Who are the members of her stepfamily? How important is family to Ella? What obstacles does Ella face because of her family?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the motif of money and power in the novel "Ella Enchanted". How important is money to Sir Peter? How does he use Ella to get what he wants? Does money ever cause problems for Ella? Why does Sir Peter marry Dame Olga? Why does Dame Olga marry Sir Peter?
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