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Multiple Choice Questions

1. Inside the concentration camp, the narrator describes Block 10 as the location where “the assorted sadisms” of what were administered, in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 4?
(a) “Genetic science.”
(b) “Chiaroscuro.”
(c) “Cyanide gases.”
(d) “Experimental medicine.”

2. What Viennese Holocaust survivor is quoted in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 5 as having said, “We who have come back, we know. The best of us did not return”?
(a) Viktor Frankl.
(b) Rudolf Höss.
(c) Franz Xaver Schwarz.
(d) Primo Levi.

3. What word from Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 2 refers to the appearance of the face?
(a) Fatigue.
(b) Chiaroscuro.
(c) Visage.
(d) Silhouette.

4. What word from Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 3 refers to the condition in which sexual gratification depends on causing pain or degradation to others?
(a) Pedantic.
(b) Sadism.
(c) Fatigue.
(d) Dread.

5. What word from Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 2 means to fear something greatly and/or to be in extreme apprehension of something?
(a) Corruption.
(b) Dread.
(c) Visage.
(d) Fatigue.

6. Who is the survivor-writer that is quoted in Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 3 has having said “The Holocaust belongs to the type of enormous experience that reduces one to silence. Any utterance, any statement, any ‘answer’ is tiny, meaningless, and occasionally ridiculous”?
(a) Dr. Anders Stern.
(b) Hanz Frank.
(c) Brigitte Frank.
(d) Aharon Appelfeld.

7. The traveler describes Cecilia Gallerani as whose adolescent mistress in Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 1?
(a) King Henry VIII’s.
(b) Charlemagne’s.
(c) Leonardo da Vinci’s.
(d) Count Ludovico Sforza’s.

8. When were “those heathen Turks finally driven from Vienna,” according to the narrator in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 5?
(a) 1241.
(b) 1726.
(c) 1495.
(d) 1683.

9. Which of the retreat attendees is described in Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 3 as “unaffiliated” in terms of religion and as having “no indicated nationality”?
(a) G. Earwig.
(b) Malan.
(c) Stefan.
(d) Rainer.

10. Of the visitor, the narrator says in the conclusion of Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 2, “The oppression seeping from these walls, he thinks, can only be deepened by his own misgivings as to” what?
(a) “What happened here fifty years ago.”
(b) “Who he really is.”
(c) “His guilt in the entire affair.”
(d) “Why he has come here in the first place.”

11. To whom does Ben Lama offer the microphone after opening the meeting following dinner at the museum auditorium in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 5?
(a) Viktor Frankl.
(b) Rabbi Dan.
(c) Hanz Frank.
(d) Father Mikal.

12. When was Christian Europe saved “from the Mongol hordes,” according to the narrator in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 5?
(a) 1241.
(b) 1189.
(c) 1369.
(d) 1415.

13. The man who points out the different locations at the camp in the dormitory in Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 2 says to the traveler, “Why do you stare, if I may ask? You never see” what before?
(a) “An Islamic Norwegian.”
(b) “An American Jew.”
(c) “An Arabic Jew.”
(d) “A Nordic Jew.”

14. Why is the traveler advised against hiring a car to take him from the city to his destination in Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 1?
(a) There are no taxis.
(b) The cars are too slow.
(c) There is a fuel shortage.
(d) It is too expensive.

15. How old was Olin when he was sent away to boarding school, according to the narrator in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 5?
(a) 13.
(b) 5.
(c) 10.
(d) 8.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who painted Young Woman with Ermine?

2. Who was the commandant of Auschwitz concentration camp from May 1940 to November 1943?

3. What is Dr. Stern’s specialization, according to the narrator in Part I: “A Guest of Poland,” Chapter 3?

4. Who does Dr. Stern describe as “Me-firsters even in grief, these people” in Part II: “In the Ogre’s Cave,” Chapter 5?

5. When was the Russian poet Anna Akhmatova born?

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