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Neff Night Test Prep

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Moche' the Beadle was deported from Sighet because he was ..
A foreigner
What was the most important thing that Moche' taught Eliezer ?
To Pray to ask God the right questions
What emotion best describes the attitude of the Jewish Community in Sighet towards the Germans during the first five years of World War II ?
Disbelief and denial
During which Jewish holiday did the German persecution of the Jews in Sighet begin ?
Passover
How did Elizer learn that the Jews were to be deported ?
By the head of the Jewish council
What event initially caused Madame Schachter to lose her mind ?
Seeing real flames
Which concentration camp does Eliezer arrive at first ?
Birkenau
How old does Eliezer tell Dr. Mengele he is when he arrives at Birkenau ?
18
What happens to the prisoners every time they enter a new camp ?
They run and are put in forms of 5
What is the identification number tattooed on Eliezer ?
A-7713
What does Eliezer's meals mostly consist of ?
Soup and bread
What is the name of Eliezer's younger sister ?
Tzipora
What is Eliezer's most valuable possession that he tries to hold onto for as long as possible ?
His gold crown
What unit is Eliezer put into when her first arrives at Buna ?
Block 53
What does Eliezer later find out about the French girl in Buna ?
She is Jewish
Who forces Eliezer to give up his gold crown ?
Idek
Why does Idek have Eliezer whipped ?
Eliezer saw him with a girl
How do the prisoners react when an air raid occurs at Buna ?
Frightened
During the air raid, only one prisoner dies. How does this casualty occur ?
He was trying to get a pot of soup but he fell in
What instrument does Juliek play ?
Violin
How do the SS guards execute prisoners who have committed crimes ?
They hang them
Why was "the sad-eyed angel" executed ?
For hording weapons
What are the prisoners forced to do after each public execution ?
Stare the dead one in the face
Which holiday does Eliezer refuse to celebrate ?
Jewish New Year
What is Eliezer's attitude towards God at Rosh Hashanah ?
That he does not have love for the Jews
What does the SS give the prisoners as a New Year's present ?
A selection
How does Eliezer pass the selection ?
He ran through it.
What does Eliezer's father give Eliezer when he thinks that he is going to the crematory ?
A spoon and a knife
Why does Eliezer have to have an operation on his leg ?
It is swollen
What is the big decision that Eliezer and his father have to make when they leave Buna ?
Whether they should go to the hospital or the group
Why doesn't Eliezer want his father to fall asleep when the prisoners are finally allowedd to rest on the march?
He would have froze
On the march to Gleiwitz Eliahou loses his what?
Son
After Eliezer sees Rabbi Eliahou, what does he pray to God for?
To give him the strength to never abandon his father
Why does a son kill his own father on the train to Bucherwald?
To get some bread
What disease does Eliezer's father have in Buchenwald?
Dysentery
What is Eliezer's father's last word?
"Eliezer"
Why does an SS guard shatter Eliezer's father's skull?
Because he keeps calling Eliezer for water and he won't be quiet.
What day does Eliezer's father die?
January 29th, 1945
On what day is Buchenwald liberated?
April 11th 1945
Why does Eliezer have to go to the hospital after Buchenwald is liberated?
He got food poisoning
A section of the city where jews were formerly restricted
Ghetto
A Jewish house of worship
Synagogue
The mass murder of an entire race or group of people
Genocide
The Jewish equivalent of a priest
Rabbi
The concentration camp that the Weisel family was first sent to
Auschwitz
The final camp that the Weisels were sent; were Elie's father died
Buchenwald
The German soldiers in charge of selection
The "SS"
Men at the head of the prisoner blocks
Kapos
Tradition of Jewish Mysticism ; what Moche taught Elie
Cabbala
Concentration camp after Auschwicz where the Weisels spent the most time
Buna
Who is Wiesel's father
Chlomo Weisel
Narrating survivor of the camps
Eliezer Wiesel
Prisoner A-7713
Elizer Weisel
Women who cries out "Fire!" on the journey to Auschwitz
Madame Schachter
Deeply religious man who eventually loses faith and is "selected"
Akiba Drumer
Kapo who is prone to fits; Elie finds him with a women and is punished
Idek
Foreman in the Electrical warehouse who terrorizes Weisel's father when his son won't give up his gold crown ( filling )
Franek
Violinist
Juliek
Author of the memoir
Eliezer Weisel
Wiesel's Cabbala teacher
Moshe the Beadle