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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. During their only Christmas together, what does Liesel give to Rudy as a gift?
(a) A bicycle.
(b) A teddy bear.
(c) A ring.
(d) A suit.
2. Who saves Liesel from being beaten to death by the German soldier guarding Max?
(c) Frau Hermann.
3. Who is the first character to see the fire in the distance upon emerging from the air raid shelter?
4. How does Hans react to the news that he is going to be drafted to the war?
(a) He tries to run away from home.
(b) He gets drunk.
(c) He begins to pray.
(d) He stoically accepts his fate.
5. With what weapon are both Hans and the starving prisoner beaten by the guard?
(a) A stone.
(b) A whip.
(c) A pistol.
(d) A rope.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which of the following characters is NOT in the room with Rudy when he has to strip naked for the Nazi physical?
2. Why is the Nazi party interested in giving Rudy a full scholarship to their school?
3. What does Rudy ask Liesel for after he rescues her book from the river?
4. Who is Rudy most terrified of seeing him fail?
5. Which of the following items is NOT something Liesel gives to Max hoping it will heal him from his sickness?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Hans suddenly begin working again during the summer of 1942?
2. How does Rudy react to the physical he is forced to undergo at the Nazi school?
3. What dream does Max regularly have involving Hitler?
4. How is Hans punished for giving the starving Jew a piece of bread?
5. How does Hans narrowly avoid death during the second World War?
6. How does Michael Holtzapfel die?
7. Why does Frau Holtzapfel suddenly stop going to the bomb shelter during air raid drills?
8. What happens when Liesel sees Max being marched through town with a Jewish prisoner parade?
9. How does the Hitler Youth Organization leader treat Rudy when he sees him on the street outside the church?
10. How does the Hubermann family react during the first air raid drill of the year?
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