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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. How was one of Tom's brother's killed?
2. Who does Tonder shout at during the occupation?
3. What is Tom's last name?
4. Why does Lanser feel panicked about the packages?
5. What horrible things do the soldiers find in the snow in winter?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Winters say the enemy has underestimated his people?
2. What does Lanser plead with the Mayor to do before his execution, and what did this show?
3. What punishment does Loft create for insubordinate mine workers?
4. Why doesCorrell say his arm is in a sling?
5. Why can the soldiers not punish the mine workers by withholding food?
6. Why does Annie get suspicious of Molly?
7. What does Molly's comment to Tonder about sausages mean?
8. What does the Mayor say to his wife before his execution?
9. How does Tonder feel when he finds out who Molly is, and what does he do about it?
10. Why does Tonder say he wants to visit with Molly?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Honor was something that many of the main characters were striving for in this book. Who was most affected by this pursuit, and how did it change the course of the plot?
Essay Topic 2
War is a major theme in this book. How is this theme presented, and how did it affect the tone of the book?
Essay Topic 3
Belonging and security were two themes present in this book. Where did these themes appear, and which characters were most motivated by them?
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