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Anne Frank (part two)
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When Act 2 (scene1) opens, how much time had passed since the Franks first went into hiding?
One year, five months and twenty-five days.
What does the following quote (from Anne's diary) say about the Van Daans: "The Van Daan's 'discussions' are as violent as ever"?
The Van Daans are arguing a lot.
What occasion are the characters celebrating in this scene?
New Years Day.
What does the following dialogue reveal about Mr. Dussel's relationship with the Van Daans? Dussel: And please, Mrs. Frank should cut the cake. Mr. Van Daan: What's the difference? Dussel: Frank divides things better. Mrs. Van Daan: Don't I always give everybody exactly the same? Don't I? Dussel: Yes. yes. Everybody gets exactly the same...except Mr. Van Daan always gets a little bit more.
They aren't getting along. Mr. Dussel doesn't trust the Van Danns. He acuses Mrs. Van Daan of giving Mr. Van Daan extra food.
What does Peter want Miep to do for him in this scene?
Go back to his house and look for Mouschi.
Based on the following quote from Mr. Van Daan, what is his true motivation for wanting to sell his wife's fur coat? (Mr. Van Daan: "I have often reminded Mrs. Van Daan, it's very selfish of her to keep it when people outside are in such desperate need of clothing. So if you will please sell it for us, it should fetch a good price. And by the way, will you get me cigarettes. I don't care what kind they are...get all you can".)
He wants to use the money to buy cigarettes.
Why hasn't Mr. Kraler seen anyone about his illness?
The doctors are too busy.
Who is Carl?
Carl is an employee in the office below.
Why is Mr. Kraler concerned about Carl?
He hints that he knows about the families in hiding and asks for more money per/month.
How does Mr. Frank suggest Mr. Kraler handle Carl and his demands?
Don't fire him, just pay him half of what he asked for.
Who says, "I wish the end would come?" What does this person mean by saying this?
Margot...she is miserable in hiding. She almost wishes the Green Police would find them, so they wouldn't have to hide anymore.
What does the following quote reveal about Anne and Peter's relationship? Anne: "Isn't it funny, you and I? Here we've been seeing each other every minute for a year and a half, and this is the first time we've ever really talked".
They have a more mature relationship now. They can actually talk to each other.
What does Anne report has happened to the people providing she and her family with rations?
The person has been arrested.
Why does Mr. Kraler end up in the hospital?
He is in the hospital with stomach ulcers.
Based on the following quote from Mrs. Frank, how does she seem to feel about the amount time Anne is spending with Peter? Mrs. Frank: "Anne dear, you're not going in again tonight to see Peter"?
She is uncomfortable with it. She discourages her from spending time with Peter.
What is the one thing that makes Anne feel guilty about spending time with Peter?
Margot does not have anyone.
Is Margot jealous of Anne's relationship with Peter?
Yes and No. Yes, that Anne has a male companion. No, she doesn't like Peter romantically.
Based on the following quote from Mrs. Van Daan, how does she feel about Anne's relationship with Peter? (Mrs Van Daan: "I don't know what good it is to have a son. I never see him. He wouldn't care if I killed myself").
She is jealous, because Peter spends more time with Anne and not his mom.
What does Anne want to do for a career?
Why does Peter think he should be a farmer?
He thinks he is dumb.
What does Mrs. Frank catch Mr. Van Daan doing at the beginning of Act 2 (scene3) ?
How does Mrs. Frank react to Mr. Van Daan's behavior?
She looses her temper and tells him to get out.
Miep brings news that the "invasion" has begun. Who has invaded and where did they land?
The Allie: The Americans, British, French Dutch, etc... and they landed in Normandy, France.
What does the news of the invasion cause Anne, Mr. Van Daan and Mrs. Frank to do?
Admit their wrong-doing, forgive each other, celebrate and hug.
Later in Act 2 (scene3), what does Anne say has happened to the invasion? How has this made everyone in the annex feel?
It has slowed down. This discourages everyone in the annex.
Why might the Gestapo discover the families in the annex? T
The Gestapo found the radio the thief stole from the office downstairs. They could trace it back to the office and eventually to them.
What is "D" day?
June 4, 1944. The day the Allies invaded France to liberate them from the Germans. (It was a key operation in the victory of Europe over the Germans).
What was the "D" day operation called?
Who commanded the operation?
General Dwight D. Eisenhower.
At the beginning of scene 4, what keeps happening in the office that causes the families to be so tense and afraid?
The telephone (in the office downstairs) keeps ringing.
What other strange occurrence has the families on edge?
On a work day, the office below is empty (there is no one down there working).
What does the following quote by Mr. Van Daan reveal about his wife? Mr. Van Daan: "We could've been safe somewhere...in America or Switzerland. But no! no! You wouldn't leave when I wanted to. You couldn't leave your things. You couldn't leave your precious furniture"?
She care more about possessions and things. She has put her family in danger.
What does Anne say she believes to be true about people?
Everybody is good at heart.
What happens at the end of scene 4?
The Nazis find the Franks, Van Daans and Mr. Dussel (and break into their hiding place).
Why is Anne's diary left behind?
She was only allowed to take a small bag of clothes with her.
Who says, "For the last two years we have lived in fear. Now we can live in hope". And what does this person mean by this?
Mr. Frank. They can have hope for freedom and the end of the war.
According to Mr. Kraler and Miep, how were the Franks and Van Daans discovered?
According to Mr. Frank, what was Anne's mood like while in the concentration camp in Holland? Why did she feel this way?
Happy. She was able to go outside and enjoy the sun and fresh air.
Where was Mr. Frank shipped in September of 1945? What about the rest of his family?
Mr. Frank was sent to Auschwitz; his family was sent to Belsen, Germany.
What does Mr. Frank discover has happened to his family, including Anne?
He asks around ("word of mouth"), and discovers they have died at the concentration camp at Belsen. (Anne died from Typhus).
**BQ: Where is Auschwitz located?
**BQ: When did Auschwitz open?
What happened to those who were found "unfit to work" by the doctors at Auschwitz?
Sent to the gas chamber.
Who was the German physician who performed scientific experiments on detainees of Auschwitz?
What is the estimated number of people who died at Auschwitz?
1.1-1.5 million people.
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