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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why were the children pushing and fighting on December 25, 1992?
2. What was in the flowerpot that Auntie Radmila brought Filipovic in July 1993?
3. Who was married on August 26, 1993?
4. Who was the class mistress in March of 1993 at Filipovic's school?
5. Who was Filipovic's language teacher in March of 1993 at Filipovic's school?
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
Zlata's Filipovic's diary nicknamed "Mimmy" was published as a child's diary focused on the war in Sarajevo. The diary was published during UNICEF week. Compare Zlata's Diary and The Diary of Anne Frank.
Part 1) How are the diaries similar?
Part 2) How are the diaries different?
Part 3) Filipovic suggested in a diary entry dated August 2, 1993 that she did not want to suffer the same fate as Anne Frank. What did she mean by that statement?
Essay Topic 3
Filipovic was re-reading letters that she received from friends that left Sarajevo. Filipovic wrote that she wanted her life back not just letters.
Part 1) How do each of the letters Filipovic received discuss the past?
Part 2) What effect do the letters have on Filipovic's morale? Explain.
Part 3) What do the letters reveal about Filipovic's relationship with each of those that sent letters?
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