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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Leo's last name?
2. How does David feel about Leo's freedom?
3. Who chases after the milk thieves?
4. Where does the rabbi send David from cheder in Book IV?
5. What do the boys who chased the bird begin to talk about on the roof?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Light is a major theme throughout the book. Describe how the author uses light in the story. What does it mean? Does it mean different things in different situations? Why does the author choose to use light in this manner?
Essay Topic 2
What does the picture Genya purchases mean to her? What does it remind her of? Why does it make her happy? Does the title of this section of the book, "The Picture," refer only to the picture Genya purchases? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
Although they grew up in different times and places, Albert and David have distinct similarities in their childhoods. Compare and contrast their childhood situations. How have Albert's childhood experiences influenced David's childhood experiences?
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