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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. In Chapter 2, what color bags does Granny steal from IKEA?
2. How many kingdoms are there in the Land-of-Almost-Awake in Chapter 2?
3. In Chapter 1, what time do Granny and Elsa end up at the police station?
4. Who rescues Elsa in Chapter 8?
5. In Chapter 13, who does Elsa remember her grandmother setting on fire during one of her birthday parties?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is Wolfheart afraid of the woman in the black skirt?
2. Why did Ulricka ban Granny from throwing surprise birthday parties for Elsa?
3. Where does Elsa find herself at the end of Chapter 9?
4. Who does Britt-Marie say was looking for Elsa in Chapter 18, and what did she tell the person to do?
5. What is Britt-Marie upset in Chapter 7?
6. Why does Elsa have to leave the bus in Chapter 16?
7. What does Alf do when he comes to pick up Elsa in Chapter 17?
8. How is the building described that Elsa lives in in Chapter 3?
9. How long has Granny been in the hospital, and what does she do when she breaks out nearly every day?
10. According to Chapter 5, what is having a grandmother like?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Granny’s stories are full of symbolism. Who and what does the princess in the kingdom of sorrow represent in real life and what is the importance of the symbolism in the story?
Essay Topic 2
How would you describe the relationship between Granny and Ulrika, and why do they struggle to get along?
Essay Topic 3
Elsa grows and matures in the novel. How do relationships and events help Elsa come of age in the book?
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