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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 far is Homer's house from Ellie's?
2. Who is the only one who can keep up with Kevin?
3. In Chapter 5, what does Robyn say about the camping trip?
4. Who is startled by Fiona's cat?
5. When is the Wirrawee show?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Chapter 5, why does Ellie only play True Confessions for a short period of time?
2. How does Fiona feel about the idea that an invasion has occurred, and what does she say about the desertion of their homes?
3. Describe the Secret Seven's descent into Hell.
4. Why does the group consist of seven rather than eight people?
5. What do Ellie, Corrie, and Kevin do when they are trapped by soldiers?
6. How do the other teens seem to view Ellie?
7. Why is the area they choose for camping called Hell?
8. How does Homer want others to see him?
9. What are some of the theories the teens come up with to explain why the house is empty and the dogs are dead?
10. What does Ellie find when she rushes into her house?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What does Ellie mean, in Chapter 4, when she says maybe Hell is people?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Hell, its physical characteristics, and its attractions as a place to camp.
Essay Topic 3
How does Ellie, Corrie, and Kevin's escape from the three soldiers? Discuss the explosion they used to do so and the impact on Ellie's thought processes and emotions. Give details about the lasting effects of this event.
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