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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does David's mother take so long to open the door?
2. What is Leo's last name?
3. What does David do when he reaches the top of the stairs after returning home from cheder in Book IV, Chapters 1-4?
4. Who looks after Leo during the day?
5. Who does David tell the rabbis is truly his aunt?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
David is placed into several situations where sex or sexuality are involved. What are those situations? How do they affect David? What role does David play in the situations?
Essay Topic 2
Why does David tell such an elaborate lie about his parents to the rabbis? What does his lie reveal about him?
Essay Topic 3
What reasons for marriage are presented in Call It Sleep? What impression of marriage does this give? Are those reasons for marriage still valid today? In other words, do people still marry for some of those same reasons? Why or why not?
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