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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. How does the horse react to being taken into the Wood Between the Worlds?
2. What do the children smell when Fledge lands for the night?
3. What gems are used to set the crowns?
4. Which of the following mythological beings does not appear after the Lion's words?
5. Of what things from our world does Strawberry have fond memories?
Short Essay Questions
1. In what way is the treatment of Uncle Andrew an example of poetic justice?
2. What happens to the iron bar the Witch tore off the lamp-post?
3. What things show that the place they have come to is a new world that is just beginning?
4. Why does Aslan call the Cabby's wife into Narnia?
5. What will happen to the Witch now that she has eaten an apple?
6. What disturbs Fledge and the children at night?
7. What are Pollly and Digory concerned about?
8. What things are prohibited in the garden?
9. Why does Uncle Andrew try to steal Digory's green ring?
10. Why do the animals not know what Uncle Andrew is?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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 2
The Magician's Nephew explores the theme of power, kingship and corruption. What points are raised by this text regarding this theme? Explain some ways that this theme is illustrated in the text and give examples.
Essay Topic 3
Victorian London is one of several settings in The Magician's Nephew and is the most familiar. Describe this setting, and compare and contrast it with two of the other settings (listed below).
Part 1: Describe Victorian London as it appears in The Magician's Nephew.
Part 2: Compare and contrast Victorian London with one of the other settings in this book.
Part 3: Compare and contrast Victorian London with another of the settings in this book.
Choose two of the following:
The Wood Between the Worlds
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