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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. What did Mirna get on her piano exam?
2. What did Filipovic's friends and family nickname the sniper?
3. What city fared the worst due to the shelling on October 17, 1993?
4. What did Filipovic injure going down the stairs at the Bobars?
5. How many shells fell from 4:30 until later in the day on October 17, 1993?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Filipovic say about the homeless in Sarajevo in April of 1993?
2. Explain Filipovic's feelings of sorrow and joy as she left Sarajevo.
3. What did Nedo do in Split?
4. Why was Filipovic concerned about going back to school in March of 1993?
5. What was one of the problems facing Sarajevo authorities in keeping the electricity on in August of 1993?
6. What were the "kids" doing at a meeting on August 21, 1993?
7. What two pieces of bad news did Filipovic reveal on June 26, 1993?
8. What illustration or story did Filipovic share at the promotion of her diary at Cafe Jez?
9. Describe Christmas 1992 at Auntie Radmila's.
10. Describe the shelling that took place on May 31, 1993.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Filipovic was able to escape Sarajevo and move to Paris. Filipovic described the city of Paris as she saw it outside the airplane window. Compare the cities of Sarajevo and Paris.
Essay Topic 2
On October 13, 1993, Filipovic received a letter from Oga. The letter discussed memories of pre-war life. Compare Oga's letter with Filipovic's first diary entries beginning with September 2, 1991 to October 13, 1991.
Essay Topic 3
Filipovic discussed several pets she had or shared with others during the war. Filipovic had a bird, cat, and dog at different times throughout the war.
Part 1) Describe the pets that Filipovic had during the war.
Part 2) Explain how pets were a comfort or therapeutic to Filipovic during stressful times during the war.
Part 3) How did Filipovic react to the death of her pets?
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