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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. Had the Cabby ever fought before?
2. Which direction do the golden gates face?
3. How far away is the Lion from Digory and the others?
4. What finally convinced all the animals that Uncle Andrew was not a tree?
5. What is the first thing that the Witch tempts Digory to do?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Aslan call the Cabby's wife into Narnia?
2. What things show that the place they have come to is a new world that is just beginning?
3. Why does Digory want to talk to the Lion?
4. Why does Aslan transform Strawberry into a flying horse and re-name him?
5. What is the first clue that the travelers are nearing the orchard where Digory has to pick the apple?
6. What effect does arriving in the Wood Between the Worlds have on the characters?
7. What signs show that some magic is being worked on the animals chosen by the Lion?
8. What will happen to the Witch now that she has eaten an apple?
9. Where do the dwarfs obtain the materials to make the crowns from?
10. What does Digory have to do and why?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Cabby is chosen to be the first King of Narnia. What aspects of his character will make him a good king? In your answer, refer to some examples other than the scene in Chapter 11 where Aslan questions the Cabby.
Essay Topic 2
Charn is where Jadis, the personification of the powers of death and destruction comes from. Describe Charn and explain how this setting is also symbolic of death and destruction.
Essay Topic 3
Describe the character of Uncle Andrew. Which of the adjectives below best describes him? Give examples of his actions and words to explain your decision.
Choose one of the following:
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