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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. Riva's conversation with her daughter, stirred memories for Riva about what year?
2. Why did the Germans take Riva's mother away?
3. What was Riva dreading, according to Chapter 1?
4. What was the name of the grandson of Riva's family's landlady?
5. What was Riva's mother's marital status?
Short Essay Questions
1. What orders did Riva and others in the building receive, in Chapter 17?
2. What did SS Ghetto commander, Hans Biebow claim?
3. How did Motele comfort Riva, in Chapter 19?
4. What did Riva do on some Sundays, in Chapter 36?
5. What did Motele tell Riva after they were crammed into the cattle cars?
6. What did Riva say was ironic, in Chapter 46?
7. What did the neighbors plan to do, according to Chapter 23?
8. What did Riva say would have been easy, according to Chapter 30?
9. What did Yulek reveal to Riva, in Chapter 20?
10. What happened to Riva's hand?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the contradictions in Nacha's actions and statements regarding the Nazis.
Essay Topic 2
Examine why people harassed Harry and analyze why Riva's mother defended him.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss Sender's use of foreshadowing in The Cage.
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