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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In their new barracks at Auschwitz, Daniel and his father must sleep on what?
2. As the Allies get closer to his new camp, what do many of the SS soldiers do?
3. During Daniel's first night in Auschwitz, what is the only he sounds he can hear once the lights are turned off?
4. After Daniel leaves Auschwitz, what kind of train car is he seated in?
5. At his new camp, where is Daniel put to work?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the train ride symbolize in chapter thirteen?
2. What convinces Daniel that his mother is dead?
3. How does Passover provide hope for the Jewish people?
4. How do the photographs illustrate the declining conditions for the Jews?
5. In what ways are the Germans confused about their future plans?
6. Why does Adam talk about the horrors of Auschwitz in a matter of fact tone?
7. What is the difference between the Americans and the civilians of the Buchenwald in chapter fifteen?
8. Why was Buchenwald a good place for the Germans?
9. What is the importance of Peter being attacked by the Polish boys even though the war is over?
10. What is the significance of Peter's last words, "Find my family. Tell them. You go to Palestine for me. Remember..." ?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Daniel's depression after Uncle Peter's death mirror how the Jewish people all over Germany felt? What is similar? How does Daniel's few of his studies also mirror the hopelessness and bleak feelings of others during this time?Use the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 2
In what ways does Daniel change throughout his life in Germany during Hitler's reign of terror? Use the text to support your answer.
Essay Topic 3
How does Daniel's nightmare after seeing "The Eternal Jew" about Aunt Leah foreshadow her death in Lodz later on? Use the text to support your answer.
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