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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. What act of togetherness did the workers from Schindler's factory perform after being told by a Russian soldier that they were free?
2. Which type of backlash against Jews happened after liberation?
3. Who could not enter the barracks at Emalia without Schindler's permission?
4. What separated Leon and the other prisoners from the children of the German officers?
5. What work-related physical problem did Leon's father develop?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Chapter 7, how did Leon get to go with his mother to Schindler's sub-camp?
2. In Chapter 8, how did Oskar Schindler act differently than most Nazis?
3. In Chapter 7, why was Leon glad to be assigned a job at the brush factory?
4. In Chapter 10, why did Leon decide to leave his fedora behind instead of wearing it as he set off for California?
5. In the epilogue, why did Leon gradually told his son and daughter about his experiences?
6. In the epilogue, what are some of the reasons that Leon might not have wanted to talk about his Holocaust experiences in the United States at first?
7. In Chapter 10, why didn't Leon throw things at the defeated and captive German soldiers walking by as some other people did?
8. In Chapter 7, what did Leon's father promise that he would do?
9. In Chapter 7, how did Oskar Schindler get his sub-camp built?
10. In Chapter 9, what was a way in which Leon obtained more food?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you consider Leon to have been a hero? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Do you think that Tsalig made the right decision by staying on the train with Miriam instead of getting off of it with Oskar Schindler? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
What are 2 or 3 of the themes, which are central concepts or lessons that can be learned about life, people, or society, that run throughout The Boy on the Wooden Box?
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