Under a Cruel Star: A Life in Prague 1941-1968 Quiz | Two Week Quiz A

Heda Margolius Kovaly
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through 10 and 11.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where are the camp inmates staying when Kovály and her acquaintances decide to escape?
(a) A country inn.
(b) A barn.
(c) A train station.
(d) A farmer's field.

2. What is the apartment like that Kovály is assigned?
(a) Tiny.
(b) Rat-infested.
(c) Smelly.
(d) Spacious.

3. What does Kovály find out about her friends when she returns to Prague?
(a) They notify the Gestapo of her return.
(b) They are gone.
(c) They pool their money and prepare a place for her to stay.
(d) They are terrified of being seen with her.

4. Which army reaches Prague in May 1945?
(a) The American army.
(b) The Canadian army.
(c) The Russian army.
(d) The Romanian army.

5. While party officials publicly extol the virtues of proletariat work, what is going on in secret among government officials?
(a) Military lotting to declare war on the Soviet Union.
(b) Widespread corruption.
(c) Volunteer work.
(d) Planning to create job opportunities.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why does Margolius accept a high-ranking government job?

2. Where does the Margolius family move after Rudolf accepts his high-ranking government job?

3. What word does Kovály use to describe Pavel Kovály?

4. After returning to Prague, Kovály receives a note from Ruda that contains what?

5. What happens to people who cannot keep up as the camp was evacuated?

(see the answer key)

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