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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why would this happen?
2. What happens to him, after a while?
3. What does he do when the nurse hands him a mirror?
4. Why does he decide to go with her?
5. What does the doctor believe is the difference between him and the protagonist?
Essay Topic 1
The smell of meat reminds the protagonist of previous events.
Part 1) Describe these events. Why do these events occur?
Part 2) How do these events reveal the horrors of the holocaust?
Part 3) Can you relate to this kind of trauma? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
In Section 8, the main character realizes he must leave Kathleen.
Part 1) How does he come to this realization?
Part 2) Predict Kathleen's reaction to this news. Use the text to support your response.
Part 3) What takes place after he decides to leave her? What is the connection between this event and his decision to end the relationship?
Essay Topic 3
The main character is a Holocaust survivor.
Part 1) Describe this character. How is his personality shaped by his experience in a concentration camp?
Part 2) How is he similar to other Holocaust survivors?
Part 3) Compare the main character to the author, who is also a Holocaust survivor.
This section contains 1,271 words
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