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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mathilde ask of her father that he agrees to?
2. How many Newfoundland soldiers arrived at Bingo?
3. Why did Heidi Weiss come to Bingo?
4. Who was Heinz Gerstacker?
5. What is Poux's nickname?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you think Pire earned the painting? Why or why not? Is a painting enough of a reward for working for someone? Why or why not? Would you complete work for someone for a material object? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
How do you feel about the premise of throwing condemned men out into the middle of the battle where they will be killed by enemy fire? Why do you feel this way? What do you think should have happened to the condemned men?
Essay Topic 3
How does the author create suspense throughout the novel? Use specific examples from the novel to support your answer. What genre do you believe this novel best fits? What other novels do you believe this novel is similar to?
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