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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What do the doctors ask Hanna's father?
(a) To commit Hanna's mother to the hospital for therapy.
(b) To take the baby from his wife.
(c) To make Hanna go to school.
(d) To make sure his wife does not harm their new son.

2. Where does Siegfried die?
(a) In the city park.
(b) On his way to the United States.
(c) In the meadow he had found.
(d) In the upper floor of the library.

3. What does Klara tell her lover one day?
(a) She is pregnant.
(b) She is engaged to an old family friend.
(c) She wants to go with him to Australia.
(d) Her husband is coming home.

4. In what apartment does Klara live?
(a) An apartment that is constructed just as the war is ending.
(b) A brand new high rise.
(c) The same one she lived in during the war.
(d) She lives in a house, not an apartment.

5. What does Hanna notice Matthias stops doing?
(a) Giving her candy.
(b) Sitting on the front stoop and talking to her.
(c) Going to work.
(d) Inviting the man over.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Hanna encourage Matthias to do?

2. What is Klara watching when she remembers the end of the war?

3. What is a characteristic of Hanna's father?

4. Who is Trudi's father?

5. What happens several weeks later after Matthias stops doing what Hanna noticed?

Short Essay Questions

1. Describe Trudi Montag.

2. What is the effect of the painter's actions on Anton and what do the townspeople say about it?

3. Describe the narrator of these stories.

4. How did Trudi's mother dropping her supposedly affect her?

5. Why does Oma go back to the hospital one day?

6. Who is Klara Blocker?

7. What does Hanna think about as she is recovering from her fright on the river?

8. What is wrong with Renate's leg and why and how does Hanna try to fix it?

9. How does Manfred's father end up dead?

10. What does Manfred's father do with the money and then what does he ask his wife when he returns home?

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