The Gates of November: Chronicles of the Slepak Family Test | Lesson Plans Final Test - Hard

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Final Test - Hard

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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did Khrushchev deliver his speech exposing the horrors of Stalin's rule?

2. What was the first job Volodya found at the village?

3. What did the Soviet government repress the news of?

4. When did Masha decide that she had had enough of the USSR?

5. What job did Volodya find after being fired in September 1971?

Essay Topics

Essay Topic 1

Discuss the role of the KGB or Russia's secret police in Volodya and Masha's life and the life of other refuseniks.

Essay Topic 2

Examine the prison and exile system in Russia and the role that it played in Volodya and Masha's life.

Essay Topic 3

Discuss the relationship between Solomon and Volodya and analyze Volodya's belief that his father never understood him.

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