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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Ilana call Elisha, though he asks her to stop calling him that?
2. What was the profession of the German resistance fighter from #163 that Elisha met?
3. Ilana looks at Elisha with _______________ and Gideon with friendliness.
4. Who takes Elisha's arm and tells him to talk to the boy who looks like the Elisha of before?
5. What is NOT one of the things that John Dawson asks Elisha to bring him?
Essay Topic 1
The cries of the child echo throughout the city, giving Elisha something to think about.
Part 1: What might the cries of the child signify to Elisha and to the story as a whole?
Part 2: In what ways is Elisha still a child in this story? Why?
Part 3: Do you think the cries of the child would change your mind if you were in Elisha's shoes? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Elisha's main goal in life was to figure out why he was victimized by others, heading to Sorbonne to study philosophy in order to answer these sorts of questions.
Part 1: Why do you think Elisha thought he would find peace in the study of philosophy?
Part 2: What subjects might you try to study if you were attempting to get past a horrible event in your lifetime? Why?
Part 3: Do you think Elisha could have gotten away from his ghosts had he simply studied at Sorbonne? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The lines between what is wrong and what is right are blurred in this story as both sides have a compelling case based on their beliefs.
Part 1: Why do you think killing is thought to be okay in certain situations?
Part 2: Do you agree that killing in the name of a belief is right? Why or why not?
Part 3: What do you think the Movement also could have done to get David back?
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