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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 do Ella's mother and Mandy think might be able to break Lucinda's magic?
2. What do the knights do to stop the ogres from attacking?
3. When Ella tells a playmate about her curse, what does her playmate make Ella to?
4. What is Ella's father's name?
5. After hearing Ella's explanation for why she obeyed the ogre, what does Prince Char think?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do Hattie and Olive ask Ella for when they realize that she does whatever they ask of her?
2. What begins to pursue the coach on the journey to the girls' finishing school? How do they escape?
3. What happens when Ella tells one of her playmates about her curse?
4. Where does Ella run away to during her mother's funeral? Who does she meet there?
5. 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?
6. What difficulties does Ella encounter in her sewing lesson?
7. How do Ella's mother and Mandy react to the gift bestowed on baby Ella? Why can't the magic be undone?
8. What does Ella learn about Hattie's hair from her magic book?
9. How does Ella acquire bread and directions in Chapter 13?
10. How does Ella feel when she tries to disobey orders given to her?
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
Analyze and interpret the antagonists of the novel. What is an antagonist? Who are the antagonists of the novel "Ella Enchanted"? How do they hurt or hinder Ella? Why do they do this?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the motif of defiance in the novel. What causes Ella to become a defiant person? What are some examples of her defiance in the novel? How do these examples get her into trouble?
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