Elsewhere Test | Mid-Book Test - Hard

Gabrielle Zevin
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Mid-Book Test - Hard

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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. Why is Lizzie upset about how the dead age?

2. Why does Lizzie try to stay on the boat?

3. What happens when Lizzie runs into a dog in Elsewhere?

4. What is Aldous Ghant's occupation?

5. What is the name of the vessel Lizzie is on at the beginning of the book?

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Lizzie do when she becomes upset about the way people age in Elsewhere?

2. What does Lizzie want to tell her family when she first prepares to contact them?

3. What is the Sneaker Clause?

4. How did Lizzie die?

5. What news does Andous bring to Lizzie about the Sneaker Clause?

6. How is Lizzie able to have a chat with her brother?

7. What changes in Lizzie and Owen's relationship as they age in Elsewhere?

8. Why does Owen abandon Jen?

9. Why was it so hard for Curtis to believe in love when he got to Elsewhere?

10. What is surprising to Lizzie about the captain of the Nile?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Fear is a common theme in this book that is presented a number of times by a number of characters. What are some of these instances, and how does fear affect the characters in the book?

Essay Topic 2

What were the main reasons for the ending of the relationship between Owen and Emily and how did the end of this relationship affect some of the other characters in the book?

Essay Topic 3

What are some of the key examples of gratitude in this book, and how do these instances affect that characters involved in those scenes?

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