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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What lie does David tell the rabbis about his father?
2. Whose picture is on the wall in Leo's house?
3. Why do the boys began to chase the bird?
4. Why does David consider running away when the milk is stolen?
5. Where does David go after leaving the boys who chase the bird?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why does David tell such an elaborate lie about his parents to the rabbis? What does his lie reveal about him?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
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?
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