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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 does Alicia obtain food and winter clothes?
2. During this time, how did Alicia and her mother find food to eat?
3. How is she able to escape?
4. Where was Alicia placed after being caught?
5. What happens when Moshe returns from school in Moscow?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why are Alicia and her family more prepared for the move to the ghetto?
2. What upsets Zachary so much that he decides to join into the resistance?
3. What action of some of the Nazi soldiers shows how cruel and heartless many of them were?
4. How does Alicia try to help herself, her mother, and others?
5. How does Mrs Gold choose to help Alicia after she has already nursed her back to health?
6. What happened to Hebrew when The Russians took over Poland?
7. How does Alicia find her way home after being caught in the transport car?
8. Where do Alicia and her siblings go everyday to try to make money?
9. Were were Poles who disobeyed the Russians sent?
10. Why did Alicia's employer cease to allow Alicia and her mother to work and stay under her roof?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Many times throughout the book, Alicia exhibits her own selflessness.
- Give three examples of how Alicia puts others before herself.
- In each of these situations, how does Alicia but someone else's life before hers?
- How or why is she able to be so selfless?
Essay Topic 2
Alicia bonds deeply with Wujciu, a kind beekeeper who lives alone.
Although they are not blood related, how does Wujciu prove that he is a true family member?
Describe his actions throughout the winter that Alicia spends with him and the other families in his home.
Essay Topic 3
After the war, why does Alicia strive to gain education?
Does she think that it will better her life to be educated?
Is going to school allowing her to catch up on a life she missed out on?
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