1 Moché the Beadle was deported from Sighet because he was: A Social Democrat Jewish Homosexual A foreigner 2 What was the most important thing that Moché taught Eliezer? To try to ask God the right questions, not to try to find the right answers. To always remember his own faults even though those of his persecutors may seem far worse in comparison. To strive to love God unconditionally. To live through persecution by focusing on future revenge. 3 What emotion best describes the attitude of the Jewish community in Sighet towards the Germans during the first five years of World War II? Indifference Enthusiasm Terror Resentment 4 During which Jewish holiday did the German persecution of the Jews in Sighet begin? Passover Rosh Hashanah Hannukah Yom Kippur 5 How did Eliezer learn that the Jews were to be deported? An official notice was sent to all the families in the community. His father heard from the Jewish Council. German soldiers forcibly drove families out of their homes. He was stopped in the streets by a messenger from Budapest. 6 Which of the following people did not try to warn Eliezer's family to try to escape? Moché the Beadle A member of the Hungarian police An old family servant Eliezer's uncle living in America 7 Where are the Jews forced to wait the entire day before deportation? In the jail In an alleyway In the synagogue In the town hall 8 What event initially caused Madame Schächter to lose her mind? Her mother was shot before her eyes by the Germans. Her possessions were confiscated by the Hungarian police. She was beaten by the Germans for trying to escape deportation by passing as Aryan. She was separated from her husband and two sons. 9 Which concentration camp does Eliezer arrive at first? Treblinka Buchenwald Buna Auschwitz/Birkenau 10 How old does Eliezer tell Dr. Mengele he is when he arrives at Birkenau? Fourteen Twelve Twenty Eighteen 11 What happens to the prisoners every time they enter a new camp? They must strip and shower. They must submit to body searches. They must go through a selection. They must go through a gauntlet of prisoners who beat them brutally. 12 What is the identification number tattooed on Eliezer? X-11091 J-1106 B-103 A-7713 13 What is the name of the distant relative that Eliezer meets at Birkenau? Stein of Antwerp Reizel Meir Katz Juliek 14 What do Eliezer's meals mostly consist of? Bread and soup Unidentifiable meat Goulash Gruel and beans 15 What is the name of Eliezer's younger sister? Hilda B Reizel Tzipora 16 What is Eliezer's most valuable possession that he tries to hold onto for as long as possible? A knife Vitamins The Talmud His gold crown 17 What unit is Eliezer put into when he first arrives at Buna? The cooking unit The skilled workmen's unit The building unit The music unit 18 What does Eliezer later find out about the French girl at Buna? She was a Jew passing as Aryan. She was a spy for the British. She was a political dissident who posed a serious threat to the Nazi party. She was a leader of the camp resistance unit. 19 Who forces Eliezer to give up his gold crown? Akiba Drumer The camp dentist Idek the Kapo Franek the foreman 20 Why does Idek have Eliezer whipped? Eliezer walked in on him having sex. As a threat to the other prisoners to keep them orderly. Eliezer asked for an extra ration of bread. Eliezer tried to protect his father from being beaten. 21 How do the prisoners react when an air raid occurs at Buna? With apathy With panic With anger With joy 22 During the air raid, only one prisoner dies. How does this casualty occur? The prisoner dies after falling into a pot of soup. The prisoner is beaten to death by a guard while the air raid is going on outside. The prisoner kills himself by running into the electric fences. The prisoner is caught outside and hit by loose shrapnel from a bomb. 23 What instrument does Juliek play? Violin Guitar Piano Flute 24 How do the SS guards execute prisoners who have committed crimes? Firing squad Hanging Gas chamber Beheading 25 Why was "the sad-eyed angel" executed? He killed an SS guard. He helped 25 prisoners escape. He blew up a power plant. He stole an extra plate of soup.