Zlata's Diary Final Test

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  • 1. 
    What language does Zlata speak during her interviews with the various journalists?
    • A. 

      Cyrillic

    • B. 

      Bosnian

    • C. 

      English

    • D. 

      British-English

    • E. 

      Sarajevan


  • 2. 
    Zlata was being compared to another young girl in Germany who faced similar circumstances of genocide. What was the young German girl's name who wrote a diary which she named Kitty?
    • A. 

      Annie Deutsche

    • B. 

      Anne Frank

    • C. 

      Ada Frank

    • D. 

      Anna Deutsche

    • E. 

      Nicole Willson


  • 3. 
    Before the war reached Sarajevo, what American singer's fan club did Zlata excitedly say she was going to try to join?
    • A. 

      Bon Jovi's

    • B. 

      Mick Jagger's

    • C. 

      Dr. Alban's

    • D. 

      Madonna's

    • E. 

      Michael Jackson's


  • 4. 
    A question about the war: Three ethnic groups were fighting for power in Bosnia-Herzegovina. What were they?
    • A. 

      Italians, Mexicans and Namibians

    • B. 

      The United States and Haiti

    • C. 

      Beveridge, Marrs and Buffett

    • D. 

      Bosnian Croats, Bosnian Serbs and Muslims

    • E. 

      Herzgovinians, Croats and Serbs


  • 5. 
    In order to escape the danger of being hit by a stray bullet, when the shelling gets too dense Zlata and her family go where for protection?
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      Dubrovnik

    • D. 

      Auntie Boda's house

    • E. 

      Bobar's Cellar


  • 6. 
    True or false: None of Zlata's diary was published until she wrote the very last entry.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 7. 
    In 1993, just before Christmas, Zlata and her family were allowed to leave Sarajevo. What city did they flee to?
    • A. 

      Omaha

    • B. 

      Geneva

    • C. 

      Frankfurt

    • D. 

      Paris

    • E. 

      Dubrovnik


  • 8. 
    The war erupted after Bosnia and Herzegovina declared its independence from which country?
    • A. 

      Germany

    • B. 

      United States

    • C. 

      Yugoslavia

    • D. 

      Bosnia

    • E. 

      France


  • 9. 
    Zlata fell on the stairs and hurt her leg. What caused this?
    • A. 

      She tripped over her cat, Cici

    • B. 

      The stairs were damaged from shelling

    • C. 

      Lack of nutrients from food; she was malnourished

    • D. 

      Zlata's leg was shot

    • E. 

      She tripped over the TV crew's wires and cords.


  • 10. 
    With the war going on, supplies of nearly anything were hard to get. Zlata soon became accustomed to eating plain food, but it was when the house utilities were cut off that she had problems. Which of these was NOT cut off in Zlata's house at one time or another?
    • A. 

      Telephone

    • B. 

      Electricity

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Gas


  • 11. 
    What adjectives did Zlata use to describe the war? Mark all that apply.
    • A. 

      Stupid

    • B. 

      Idiotic

    • C. 

      Exciting

    • D. 

      Ridiculous

    • E. 

      Interesting


  • 12. 
    Zlata begins her diary on September 2, 1991. How old was she at the time?
    • A. 

      10 years old

    • B. 

      11 years old

    • C. 

      12 years old

    • D. 

      13 years old

    • E. 

      14 years old


  • 13. 
    Zlata plays a musical instrument and sings. Which musical instrument does Zlata play?
    • A. 

      Synthesizer

    • B. 

      Harp

    • C. 

      Flute

    • D. 

      Drums

    • E. 

      Piano


  • 14. 
    Most of Zlata's friends moved away to avoid the danger of war. One of her closest friends was killed when "a piece of shrapnel lodged in her brain and she died". What was Zlata's friend's name?
    • A. 

      Nedo

    • B. 

      Boda

    • C. 

      Nina

    • D. 

      Bajo

    • E. 

      Goga


  • 15. 
    What is the capital of Bosnia-Herzgovinia?
    • A. 

      Paris

    • B. 

      Dubrovnik

    • C. 

      Santiago

    • D. 

      Sarajevo

    • E. 

      Saratoga


  • 16. 
    How did Zlata's family have to bathe?
    • A. 

      They didn't.

    • B. 

      A bucket of water, a sheet of plastic in the kitchen

    • C. 

      In the bathtub

    • D. 

      In the shower.

    • E. 

      In the Bobar's Cellar


  • 17. 
    What foods made up most of what Zlata ate during the war?
    • A. 

      Oranges, tomatoes and bread

    • B. 

      Chicken, pizza, lasagna

    • C. 

      Fruit, vegetables and meat

    • D. 

      Chocolate, bread and peas

    • E. 

      Rice, peas and spaghetti


  • 18. 
    True or False: Zlata is bilingual.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 19. 
    Where were all three warring sides going to meet to reach a peace agreement?
    • A. 

      Geneva, Switzerland

    • B. 

      Sarajevo, B-H

    • C. 

      Omaha, Nebraska

    • D. 

      Cape Town, South Africa

    • E. 

      Mexico City, Mexico


  • 20. 
    What was Zlata's nickname?
    • A. 

      Z

    • B. 

      Mimmy

    • C. 

      Zlat

    • D. 

      Fipa

    • E. 

      Povic


  • 21. 
    Zlata's pets both died. What were they?
    • A. 

      Dog and Cat

    • B. 

      Canary and Dog

    • C. 

      Canary and Cat

    • D. 

      Bird and Dog

    • E. 

      Dog and Hamster


  • 22. 
    Who was not coming home but instead, going out on the town with the boys, giving herself over to love?
    • A. 

      Cicko

    • B. 

      Cici

    • C. 

      Nina

    • D. 

      Cristina

    • E. 

      Maja


  • 23. 
    What grade did Zlata finish by the time she was 13 at the end of the war?
    • A. 

      5th grade

    • B. 

      6th grade

    • C. 

      7th grade

    • D. 

      8th grade

    • E. 

      9th grade


  • 24. 
    During the war, flower pots, window sill holders and "bouquets" had what in them?
    • A. 

      Flowers and weeds

    • B. 

      Weeds and dirt

    • C. 

      Tomato plants, lettuce and herbs

    • D. 

      Carnations, Tiger Lillies and shells

    • E. 

      Tulips, Dandelions and Roses


  • 25. 
    Zlata said that Nedo got married and that it was an imitation of life. What does imitation mean?
    • A. 

      It's like a limitation and there is less of it.

    • B. 

      It's like a mutation and is harmful.

    • C. 

      A celebration of life because it was a wedding.

    • D. 

      To mimic (as in a mime) or reproduce a fake; to copy the real thing.


  • 26. 
    Zlata said that most of the food they had to buy was inflated in price and they would pay 20 Deutsche Marks for a bar of chocolate. What is a Deutsche Mark?
    • A. 

      Markers from Deutschland

    • B. 

      A coin

    • C. 

      Money from Paris

    • D. 

      Currency from Germany

    • E. 

      A Mark on a Hershey's Bar


  • 27. 
    Zlata and her family proved they could adapt to life during a war. What is an example of their adaptability?
    • A. 

      Zlata's mom made bread in a pressure cooker because there was no electricity.

    • B. 

      Zlata's dad sawed furniture to burn in the stove in order to heat the apartment because their electricity was off during winter.

    • C. 

      Zlata's family moved their rooms into the kitchen because it was the safest place from the shooting.

    • D. 

      Zlata's family bathed with a bucket and a plastic sheet because the water was off.

    • E. 

      All of the above.


  • 28. 
    Zlata wrote about getting on various convoys to leave Sarajevo. What is a convoy?
    • A. 

      It is a con, or a lie. A con-man lies to take advantage of people.

    • B. 

      A convoy is a large airplane.

    • C. 

      An escorted ride in protected vehicles that help refugees arrive in a safe place together.

    • D. 

      A convoy is a voyage through the countryside.

    • E. 

      A convoy is a connected voyage that takes people country to country for vacation.


  • 29. 
    Zlata wrote of the land mines that caused many invalids in Bosnia-Herzgovinia. What is an invalid?
    • A. 

      It is the opposite of validity, so it is an untruth.

    • B. 

      In logic, true premises cannot lead to a false conclusion.

    • C. 

      A whole in the ground with shrapnel in it.

    • D. 

      A rude way to describe a person with a disability, like losing an arm or leg or other body part.

    • E. 

      A place of destruction.


  • 30. 
    Zlata was interviewed by journalists from other countries. What is a journalist?
    • A. 

      Someone who likes to keep a journal or diary, like Zlata and Anne Frank.

    • B. 

      A doctor to check on her nourishment.

    • C. 

      A diplomat to help in the peace process.

    • D. 

      A news reporter who collects and disseminates information about current events, people, trends, and issues in order to tell information on TV, in magazines, online, or newspapers.

    • E. 

      A Pen Pal like Brandon from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.


  • 31. 
    Zlata's father only weighed 35 kilograms which is 76 pounds due to malnourishment. What does it mean to be malnourished?
    • A. 

      On a diet so that he could be a model.

    • B. 

      Condition that develops when the body does not get the right amount of the vitamins, minerals, and other nutrients it needs to maintain healthy tissues and organ function.

    • C. 

      Someone who gives up food in order to take a stand against a war--like Gandhi's hunger strike.

    • D. 

      Someone who throws up all their food because of nerves.

    • E. 

      Someone who has been shot and most of their body is gone so they weigh less.


  • 32. 
    Zlata writes that her and her family has "steeled themselves" against the war. What does it mean to "steal yourself?"
    • A. 

      To take yourself out of the war by imagining nice things.

    • B. 

      To take food and goods; a synonym for looting.

    • C. 

      To buy guns made of steel to protect yourself in war.

    • D. 

      To prepare your nerves and strengthen yourself through encouraging thought so you can survive something terrible.

    • E. 

      To rob people of guns


  • 33. 
    Zlata writes about something she lost during the war. What was it?
    • A. 

      She lost her stuffed animal, Panda.

    • B. 

      She lost her childhood

    • C. 

      She lost her favorite pen to write to Mimmy

    • D. 

      She lost her hair.

    • E. 

      She lost her solfeggio.


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