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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where does David go to try to find a pair of roller skates?
2. Who chases after the milk thieves?
3. After Albert drops David off from the milk route, where is he instructed to go?
4. Why is the rabbi angry with David when he attends cheder after going on Albert's milk route?
5. Who does Albert instruct David not to tell about the events during the milk route?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why is the setting of Call It Sleep important? What is New York like at the time? How does the physical and historical setting affect David?
Essay Topic 2
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?
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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