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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who finds out what is going on between Leo and Esther and threatens to tell Bertha?
2. Where does the rabbi send David from cheder in Book IV?
3. How does David feel about the roof of his apartment building?
4. How old is Leo?
5. What happened to Leo's father?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
David experiences a great deal of fear in his life. What are some of his fears? How do his fears affect him? Is he able to overcome those fears? If so, how?
Essay Topic 2
Freedom or independence is one of the themes present in the book. Who in the book has freedom or independence? How does David feel about being independent? Who does not have independence? Why?
Essay Topic 3
Why is the story of Isaiah and the coal relevant do David? What does it mean for him? Why does it interest him so much?
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