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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 Edmund do when he sees a lion in the Witch's courtyard?
2. Who do the Pevency children think is making the noise that wakes them up while they are sleeping in the hiding place?
3. What answer do the animals give to the Witch when she asks them a question after stopping her sledge?
4. What does Aslan say allowed him to come back to life?
5. What is Peter most afraid of after Aslan speaks with the Witch?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do the beavers insist on doing before they leave their house?
2. How does the Witch plan to kill Edmund, and how is Edmund rescued?
3. How does Edmund's journey to the Witch's house go?
4. How do the Pevency siblings feel when they meet Aslan for the first time, and what do they do?
5. How do Susan and Lucy feel and what do they do when they see Aslan's dead body on the Stone Table?
6. What does Father Christmas give to the beavers?
7. What causes the Witch to stop her sledge for the first time after leaving her house, and what does she do?
8. How do Aslan and the other animals get out of the courtyard at the Witch's house?
9. What does Aslan tell Peter, Susan, and Lucy when they see that Edmund has been rescued?
10. What does Edmund want to get from the queen when he reaches her house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Each of the Pevency children had very different characteristics and personalities. What are the defining features of each of the siblings, and how does their individuality affect the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 2
Aslan and the White Witch were both very dynamic leaders in this book with strong followings. What are the differences in the two styles of leadership, and how do these differences affect their characters, their followers, and their roles in the plot?
Essay Topic 3
Friendship is a strong theme throughout the book. Where are some places that this theme appears, and how do the characters touched by it react? How do certain friendships change over the course of the book, and what causes these changes?
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