The Devil's Arithmetic Test

43 Questions
The Devil

This test is based on the Holocaust and how the jews were treated by the Germans.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1.      What is the name of the main character of the book?
    • A. 

      David

    • B. 

      Hannah

    • C. 

      William

  • 2. 
    What is the name of the worst concentration camp in Poland?
    • A. 

      Berziwetz

    • B. 

      Auschiwts

    • C. 

      Dublin

    • D. 

      Finzwetz

  • 3. 
    What is the correct name for places that the Nazi's imprisioned soldiers?
    • A. 

      Ghetto camps

    • B. 

      Concentration camps

    • C. 

      Genocide camps

  • 4. 
    What city is Hannah Stern from?
    • A. 

      Trenton, New Jersey

    • B. 

      Berlin, Germany

    • C. 

      New Rochelle, New York

  • 5. 
    While the Seder Dinner were did Aaron hide?
    • A. 

      Under the bed

    • B. 

      Behind the couch

    • C. 

      In the bathroom

  • 6. 
    At thw Seder Dinner what did Hannah get to do?
    • A. 

      Talk with the parents

    • B. 

      Drink wine

    • C. 

      Stay up late

  • 7. 
    Chaya form were does that city come from?
    • A. 

      Berlin

    • B. 

      Lublin

    • C. 

      Viosk

  • 8. 
    What does Chaya mean?
    • A. 

      Love

    • B. 

      Remember

    • C. 

      Life

  • 9. 
    Who was supposed to get married?
    • A. 

      Shmuel and Fayge

    • B. 

      Shife and Esther

    • C. 

      Reuven and Tzipporah

  • 10. 
    What happened to the Jews get once they got to the camps?
    • A. 

      Shower, hair cut, tatooed

    • B. 

      Shower, food, shelter

    • C. 

      Punished, jailed, gased

  • 11. 
    If the Jews got something to eat what did they get to eat at the camps?
    • A. 

      Beans and rice

    • B. 

      Potato soup and hard dry bread

    • C. 

      Bread and water

  • 12. 
    Who escaped form the camps?
    • A. 

      Chaya

    • B. 

      Yitzchak

    • C. 

      Gitl

  • 13. 
    Hannah was tought to remember her number who tought her how to do that?
    • A. 

      Rivka

    • B. 

      Gitl

    • C. 

      Fayge

  • 14. 
    What does Argeirt Macht Frei mean?
    • A. 

      Work makes you free

    • B. 

      Jews must work

    • C. 

      Jews aren't wanted

  • 15. 
    What is the setting of the story?
    • A. 

      A Jewish ghetto

    • B. 

      Polish village

    • C. 

      German Town

  • 16. 
    Who is Gitl?
    • A. 

      Hannah's uncle

    • B. 

      Hannah's aunt

    • C. 

      Chaya's mother

  • 17. 
    Who is Shmuel?
    • A. 

      Hannah's uncle

    • B. 

      Chaya's sister

    • C. 

      Chaya's mother

  • 18. 
    Does Hannah like to go to the Seder Dinner?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Does Hannah drink alot often?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Did Haanah trick the soldiers into not bringing them into the camps?
    • A. 

      Truse

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    No one died in the trains going to the camps?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    What hapened  to Hannah when she got her head shaved?
    • A. 

      She gets sad

    • B. 

      She started to cry

    • C. 

      She loses her memory

  • 23. 
    What do the kids run to the dump for?
    • A. 

      They want to

    • B. 

      So they can hide from the Commandant

    • C. 

      There scared

  • 24. 
    When Haanah wakes up what does she findout?
    • A. 

      She findsout that Rivka is really her aunt Eva

    • B. 

      She can't remember anything

    • C. 

      She isn't at home

  • 25. 
    What happens to Hannah when she dinner?
    • A. 

      She drinks to much

    • B. 

      She gets to eat at the table with the grown ups

    • C. 

      She goes back into the pass during the Holocaust

  • 26. 
    Will lost everyone but your Aunt Eva. A family of eight all but wipped out. What does Hannah's mother mean by that?
    • A. 

      Jews killed them all

    • B. 

      They all died

    • C. 

      No one died except AUnt Eva.

  • 27. 
    What does Yeherzeit mean?
    • A. 

      To whisper

    • B. 

      To fall on something

    • C. 

      To pray

  • 28. 
    What is the name of the process of death with the purpose of getting rid of a group?
    • A. 

      Genocide

    • B. 

      KAPO

    • C. 

      Enuthanasia

  • 29. 
    What was the name of the city were all the Jews were forced to live?
    • A. 

      Seclusion

    • B. 

      Penthouse

    • C. 

      Ghetto

  • 30. 
    At the Seder dinner they had unleavened bread with potatos. What does unleavened mean?
    • A. 

      Old bread

    • B. 

      Stall bread

    • C. 

      Made without yeast

  • 31. 
    What does uncomprehendingly mean?
    • A. 

      Without understanding

    • B. 

      Hard to read

    • C. 

      Understanding

  • 32. 
    The Jews at the camps were vulnerable.
    • A. 

      Able to be harmed

    • B. 

      Important

    • C. 

      Thrown out

  • 33. 
    The jews were prominent to the Germans.
    • A. 

      Most noticable

    • B. 

      Hated them

    • C. 

      Helped them

  • 34. 
    The jews couldn't be lingering because if the Germans saw then they ould be gased.
    • A. 

      Hanging around

    • B. 

      Not doing anything

    • C. 

      Rebelling against them

  • 35. 
    There would be quartet of jews going in to get gased.
    • A. 

      Group of four

    • B. 

      Alot of

    • C. 

      Grouped

  • 36. 
    If jews get gruesome food, what kind of food do they get?
    • A. 

      Horrble food

    • B. 

      Good food

    • C. 

      Old food

  • 37. 
    What does guttural mean?
    • A. 

      Throaty, gravelly

    • B. 

      Sad

    • C. 

      Mean

  • 38. 
    Died distorted jews were thron on the streets.
    • A. 

      Twisted

    • B. 

      Burned

    • C. 

      Tortured

  • 39. 
    The jews were discernible to everyine else.
    • A. 

      Recognizable

    • B. 

      Can't see

    • C. 

      Hated

  • 40. 
    The bread the jews got was garish.
    • A. 

      Tasteless

    • B. 

      Old

    • C. 

      Rotten

  • 41. 
    All the German were ingrate.
    • A. 

      Un pleasent people

    • B. 

      Note liked people

    • C. 

      Ungrateful person

  • 42. 
    What does ominous mean?
    • A. 

      Threating

    • B. 

      Ingrate

    • C. 

      Discernible

  • 43. 
    What do you think would of happened if Hannah would not have gone to open the door on the Seder Dinner? Do you think things would have gone a diffrent way or do you think they would have still been the same? Explain why in 2 to 3 paragraphs.