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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. Jeanne goes to the first campground when she is in what grade?
2. Who needs to be escorted to the train station to protect them from the crowds?
3. How does Jeanne perceive Manzanar?
4. What hobby does Papa begin to do?
5. Where does Jeanne complete her senior year of high school?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do Mama, Papa, and the others in the camp react to the possibility of leaving the camp? What makes staying in the camp impossible?
2. As she ages, how does Jeanne feel about Manzanar? How does she deal with her time there?
3. What does Papa want to do after they leave Manzanar? How does he think he will accomplish this?
4. How do Papa's family react to Woody's visit? What do they show him?
5. What is the trip back to Los Angeles like for Jeanne's family? Why?
6. What does Jeanne fear will be the family's reception in Los Angeles? What it is actually like? How to people react to Jeanne and her family?
7. Where does Jeanne find acceptance? Where does she not find acceptance? Who does she become friends with?
8. What three cases go to the Supreme Court? What are the decisions on them?
9. How does Jeanne's relationship with her father change? Who does she turn to?
10. After the Loyalty Oath, what does the camp become like?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What was the December Riot? What were people upset about? What happened during the riot? Do you think the people were right to feel the way that they did? How do you think you would feel in a similar circumstance? Why?
Essay Topic 2
How do Jeanne and her family feel about Manzanar? Why do you think they feel this way? How are their feelings contradictory? How do you think you would feel in the same situation?
Essay Topic 3
What are the events that lead to the creation of Manzanar? Why do you think the government chose to create the internment camps? Do you agree or disagree with this decision? Why?
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