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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What color are Strawberry's new wings?
2. Which of the following do the animals not try to feed Uncle Andrew with?
3. Which direction does Digory think the song in the darkness comes from?
4. Who asks Aslan if Polly can go with Digory?
5. Where do the children shelter for the night?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare Digory's house in London at the start of the book and what it is like at the end. How has the house changed? Consider physical changes, and also symbolic changes with respect to the theme of Life versus Death.
Part 1: Describe Digory's house at the beginning of the novel.
Part 2: Describe how Digory's house changes by the end of the novel.
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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