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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 is the name of the girl Ella befriends in her first lesson?
2. What is Ella's father's name?
3. What does Ella's father note about her in Chapter 5?
4. Where does Ella go in Chapter 6?
5. What does Prince Char ask Ella before she leaves for the country of the giants?
Short Essay Questions
1. Where does Ella run away to during her mother's funeral? Who does she meet there?
2. Who comes along to help after Ella stops the ogres from eating her?
3. What does Mandy confess in Chapter 4? Why did Mandy keep her identity a secret?
4. What difficulties does Ella encounter in her sewing lesson?
5. How does Ella acquire bread and directions in Chapter 13?
6. What is Ella's reply when Hattie asks her why she is friends with Areida? What does Hattie do in response?
7. What do we learn about ogres when Ella visit's the King's menagerie?
8. Why does the elves give Ella a piece of Elfian art?
9. How does Ella impress the elves, and how do they help her?
10. Why does Ella have tiny feet?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the different magical elements in the story. What are some examples of when magic is used for good and when magic is used for bad? How does magic help and hinder Ella along the way?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the author of the novel "Ella Enchanted", Gail Carson Levine. What are some of her other works? What are some parallels between "Ella Enchanted" and her other work? Has she been recognized for her work?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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