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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. Who finds the bridge on the way down into Hell?
2. Who tells Ellie not to press on the horn as they approach Homer's house?
3. Where is Fiona's cat living?
4. Who suggests that the country has been invaded?
5. Where does Ellie want to camp?
Short Essay Questions
1. What emotions does Ellie feel as she considers what may have happened to her parents?
2. What do the teens decide to do while at Homer's house?
3. Who is Hell's Hermit?
4. What does Ellie find when she rushes into her house?
5. What do Ellie, Corrie, and Kevin do when they are trapped by soldiers?
6. How does Fiona attempt to explain away the planes Ellie saw in Hell?
7. Why does Ellie yell at Lee when she hears the Land Rover start up?
8. How does Fiona feel about the idea that an invasion has occurred, and what does she say about the desertion of their homes?
9. Why don't the teens try to communicate over the short-wave radio?
10. Why is the area they choose for camping called Hell?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
A romance seems to be brewing between Homer and Fiona in Chapters 1 through 5. Why is this surprising?
Essay Topic 2
Why do you think Ellie had a premonition that something was wrong during the teens' initial trip to Hell but does not have a premonition about Corrie being shot on the way back to Hell?
Essay Topic 3
What are the reasons Ellie likes both Homer and Lee? How are these two boys the same or different?
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