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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was taking Nedo's leaving the worst?
2. What did Zika bring Filipovic on September 5, 1993?
3. What city did Filipovic visit in December of 1993?
4. Who opened the bottle of champagne to celebrate the New Year?
5. What Haris and Enes make a grave out of?
Essay Topic 1
In an entry dated November 19, 1992, Filipovic discussed the "kids" and the politics that was tearing the country of Bosnia apart.
Part 1) Who were the "kids"? Why did Filipovic use "kids" to describe them?
Part 2) Explain Filipovic's view on politics. How did she explain the political situation concerning her friends?
Essay Topic 2
Filipovic took school seriously and often complained when school was not in session. When school was canceled due to the war, Filipovic searched for ways to continue her education despite the war that continued.
Part 1) How did Filipovic learn when school was not in session?
Part 2) What was Filipovic's favorite subject in school?
Part 3) Who often visited Filipovic's house to teach when school was closed due to the dangers in the streets of Sarajevo?
Essay Topic 3
Christmas was a very important time for Filipovic, her family, and her friends. Filipovic recorded two entries that focused on Christmas. Compare the Christmas of 1991 and 1992.
Part 1) Where were the Christmas celebrations held? Who attended the Christmas celebrations?
Part 2) Which group provided gifts for the children? Who organized the event?
Part 3) Explain Filipovic's reaction to the events taking place during Christmas.
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