Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Prologue
1. Summarize the story of "The Amber Room".
2. Who is Karol Broya, and what are his circumstances as the novel opens?
3. What were conditions like for Karol at the concentration camp?
4. How accurate are Steve Berry's descriptions of the concentration camp?
Short Essay Question - Part 1: Chapters 1-4
5. Who is Rachel Cutler, what is her profession and where does she live?
6. Why is the name change case so poignant for Rachel?
7. Describe Rachel Cutler's personality...
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