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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What camps are the Eastern boys sent to?
(a) Army and youth.
(b) Juvenile and reformatory.
(c) Intelligence and counterintelligence.
(d) Mission and special education.
2. What relations did Kabe strain through his act of jumping the Wall?
3. What do the neighbors of Pommerer's friends in the countryside gather to discuss?
(a) Politics and the environment.
(b) Food and cooking.
(c) Guests and strangers.
(d) Art and literature.
4. Whose existence do BRD politicians deny?
(a) East German state.
(b) West German state.
5. What kinds of escape methods from the Wall became popular in the early 1960s?
(a) Tightrope walking.
(b) Drugging guards.
6. Where have Pommerer's friends in the countryside settled into?
(a) Abandoned farm cottages.
(b) Old industrial buildings.
(c) Broken down jeeps.
(d) New barns.
7. Where was Kabe sent because he jumped the Wall?
(a) Psychiatric evaluation.
(b) Constitutional bunker.
(c) Underground cellar.
(d) Polar extremes.
8. Who clings together in a new life in the West?
(a) East Germans.
(b) West Germans.
(c) Northern Germans.
(d) Southern Germans.
9. What are the two bars in the Narrator's building?
(a) German and Bolivian.
(b) Russian and German.
(c) Austrian and Prussian.
(d) English and French.
10. When the Narrator moves to Berlin, what has just gone up?
(a) The Wall.
(b) The Opera.
(c) The currency.
(d) The Flag.
11. Which is NOT an escape method used by people trying to jump the Wall in the early 1960s?
(c) Scuba diving.
12. What does Wolf Biermann do for a living?
13. Whose company does the Narrator enjoy until he dies at 70?
(a) A violinist.
(b) A writer.
(c) A dancer.
(d) A singer.
14. What is the name of the Eastern boys' friend that joins them in jumping the Wall?
15. Why do the Eastern boys jump the Wall?
(a) To see a film.
(b) To go to school.
(c) To get food.
(d) To meet some girls.
Short Answer Questions
1. Where do Pommerer and the Narrator go to watch jazz?
2. Who do neighbors shun in favor of those who struggle against publishers and the party?
3. Who owns the building in which the Narrator lives?
4. Who does the Narrator dream about when he takes his first visit to the DDR?
5. On maps, what does the Narrator notice is missing in West Berlin?
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