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

Heda Margolius Kovaly
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through 15, 16, and 17.

Multiple Choice Questions

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

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

3. In what year does Kovály's have a baby?
(a) 1944.
(b) 1947.
(c) 1950.
(d) 1952.

4. What do people begin offering Kovály after Margolius accepts a high-ranking government job?
(a) Favors.
(b) Bribes.
(c) Employment opportunities.
(d) Gifts.

5. With what do workdays in the camp typically begin and end?
(a) An execution.
(b) Exercise sessions.
(c) Long roll calls.
(d) Coffee and donuts.

Short Answer Questions

1. What form of government does Franta want Czechoslovakia to have?

2. During the summer of 1953, Kovály volunteers to help with what?

3. What does Ivan promise his mother when he finally returns from the country?

4. How does Kovály describe the atmosphere in Prague by the middle of 1951?

5. Who dies just six months after Margolius' death?

(see the answer key)

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