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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 the grandmother gnome prophesize Ella will someday do?
2. Where does Ella's father want to send her with Olga's daughters?
3. What does Mandy say many people are frightened of in Chapter 4?
4. What does Ella admit to Prince Char in Chapter 15?
5. When does Ella find herself surrounded by ogres?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happens when Ella tells one of her playmates about her curse?
2. How do Ella's mother and Mandy react to the gift bestowed on baby Ella? Why can't the magic be undone?
3. Who does Ella's father introduce her to when she returns to the funeral? What does Ella think of these people?
4. What does Ella discover about her book of fairy tales while she is on the journey to her finishing school?
5. What difficulties does Ella encounter in her sewing lesson?
6. What gift does the fairy Lucinda give to Ella when she is born? How does the gift backfire?
7. Why does the elves give Ella a piece of Elfian art?
8. Why is Areida unpopular at school? How does Ella also become an outcast?
9. What do Hattie and Olive ask Ella for when they realize that she does whatever they ask of her?
10. Where does Ella go before she is to be sent away to school? What does she see there, and who does she meet?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Ella's growth as a character. How does she grow throughout the novel? How is she able to do this? How does it change her relationship with Price Char?
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
Describe the curse cast upon Ella as a baby. What is the curse and why does Lucinda cast this spell? Why is this spell seen as a gift to Lucinda but a curse to Ella? How does this curse affect Ella's life? How is she finally able to break the curse?
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