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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What year was Filipovic in music school on December 28, 1992?
2. Why did Filipovic refer to Sarajevo as?
3. Who stayed at the house with Filipovic when her mom went to get water on January 1, 1993?
4. Who opened the bottle of champagne to celebrate the New Year?
5. What did Zika bring Filipovic on September 5, 1993?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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.
Essay Topic 2
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 3
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.
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