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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. After leaving home following the milk route incident, when does David plan to return home?
2. Who does David see as his refuge?
3. What kind of bird escapes from one of the flats?
4. What religion is Leo?
5. Following the event with Leo and his cousin, what does David do during cheder?
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
Why does David tell such an elaborate lie about his parents to the rabbis? What does his lie reveal about him?
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