# Hana's Suitcase Book Quiz! Trivia

Approved & Edited by ProProfs Editorial Team
At ProProfs Quizzes, our dedicated in-house team of experts takes pride in their work. With a sharp eye for detail, they meticulously review each quiz. This ensures that every quiz, taken by over 100 million users, meets our standards of accuracy, clarity, and engagement.
| Written by Wiesbrookbattle
W
Wiesbrookbattle
Community Contributor
Quizzes Created: 4 | Total Attempts: 990
Questions: 26 | Attempts: 103

Settings

Have you read Hana's Suitcase by Karen Levine? The holocaust led to the death of millions of people, and children were not spared. It tells the story of two children living their lives until the war on Jews began, and their lives were filled with hardships and, sadly, death. Have you had the chance to read this book and look for a way to see how much of it you remember? This quiz is as good as it gets.

• 1.

### What color was Hana's special skating outfit?

• A.

White

• B.

Red

• C.

Blue

B. Red
Explanation
Hana's special skating outfit was red.

Rate this question:

• 2.

### Who was Hana's best friend at home?

• A.

Maria

• B.

Marta

• C.

Hedda

A. Maria
Explanation
Hana's best friend at home was Maria.

Rate this question:

• 3.

### What was a Buchta that Hana would give George each week?

• A.

A coin the she earned working in the garden

• B.

A doughnut

• C.

A written message

B. A doughnut
Explanation
Hana would give George a doughnut each week.

Rate this question:

• 4.

### We learn about genocide, the mass murder of people because of their race, religion, or ethnicity. Six million Jews were killed.  How many of that amount were children?

• A.

1.5 million

• B.

0.5 million

• C.

2.0 million

A. 1.5 million
Explanation
During the genocide, six million Jews were killed due to their race, religion, or ethnicity. Out of this total number, the answer states that 1.5 million were children. This implies that a significant portion of the victims were young individuals, highlighting the tragic impact of the genocide on innocent lives.

Rate this question:

• 5.

### Where did George move in 1951?

• A.

Prague

• B.

The United States

• C.

Explanation
George moved to Canada in 1951.

Rate this question:

• 6.

### Hana walks through a wrought iron gate holding tightly to her best friend's hand.  What was her friend's name?

• A.

Ella

• B.

Rebecca

• C.

Susan

A. Ella
Explanation
The question states that Hana is walking through a wrought iron gate while holding her best friend's hand. Since the question asks for her friend's name, the correct answer would be Ella.

Rate this question:

• 7.

### What grade would Hana have been in when she wasn't allowed to go to school anymore?

• A.

3rd

• B.

4th

• C.

5th

A. 3rd
Explanation
Hana would have been in the 3rd grade when she wasn't allowed to go to school anymore.

Rate this question:

• 8.

### What did Mr. Brady do for a living?

• A.

He was a teacher

• B.

He was a farmer

• C.

He worked at the general store

C. He worked at the general store
Explanation
Mr. Brady's occupation was working at the general store. This implies that he was employed at a retail establishment where he likely helped customers, stocked shelves, and handled transactions. Being a teacher or a farmer are not mentioned as his professions, so they can be ruled out as incorrect options.

Rate this question:

• 9.

### In what year did Fumiko become the coordinator of the Tokyo Holocaust Center?

• A.

1996

• B.

1998

• C.

2000

B. 1998
Explanation
Fumiko became the coordinator of the Tokyo Holocaust Center in 1998.

Rate this question:

• 10.

### What was Hana's doll's name?

• A.

Nana

• B.

Ella

• C.

Marketa

A. Nana
Explanation
Hana's doll's name is Nana.

Rate this question:

• 11.

### What movie were Hana and George trying to go to when they found that Jews were not allowed at the movies?

• A.

Peter Pan

• B.

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

• C.

Sleeping Beauty

B. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Explanation
Hana and George were trying to go to the movie "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" when they found out that Jews were not allowed at the movies.

Rate this question:

• 12.

### Who read a poem when George Brady visited the Tokyo Museum?

• A.

Fumiko

• B.

Akira

• C.

Maiko

C. Maiko
Explanation

Rate this question:

• 13.

### On what date does Hana die?

• A.

May 14, 1942

• B.

October 23, 1944

• C.

April 8, 1945

B. October 23, 1944
• 14.

### What does judenfrei mean?

• A.

Free of Jews

• B.

Only Germans allowed

• C.

German Club

A. Free of Jews
Explanation
Judenfrei means "Free of Jews." This term was used during the Nazi regime to describe an area or territory that had been completely cleansed of Jewish people. It was a part of their anti-Semitic ideology and their goal of creating a racially pure society. The term reflects the discriminatory and exclusionary policies implemented by the Nazis during the Holocaust.

Rate this question:

• 15.

### What was the population of Nove Mesto in the 1930s?

• A.

1400

• B.

4000

• C.

400,000

B. 4000
Explanation
The correct answer is 4000 because it is the only option that falls within a reasonable range for the population of a city. 1400 is too small, and 400,000 is too large for a city's population in the 1930s.

Rate this question:

• 16.

### Who is Yaffa Eliach?

• A.

A museum curator

• B.

Director of the Holocaust Center

• C.

Holocaust survivor

C. Holocaust survivor
Explanation
Yaffa Eliach is a Holocaust survivor. This means that she experienced and lived through the Holocaust, a period of mass genocide and persecution of Jewish people during World War II. As a survivor, she can provide firsthand accounts and insights into the atrocities committed during this time. Being a survivor also gives her a unique perspective and personal connection to the Holocaust, which can be invaluable in educating others and preserving the memory of those who suffered.

Rate this question:

• 17.

### What is the name of the first concentration camp where Hana and George are sent?

• A.

Ravensburch

• B.

• C.

Iglau Gestapo

Explanation
Theresienstadt is the correct answer because it was the name of the first concentration camp where Hana and George were sent. Ravensburch and Iglau Gestapo are not mentioned in the question and therefore not relevant to the answer.

Rate this question:

• 18.

### What is stonozka?

• A.

Plain donut

• B.

Board game

• C.

Centipede song

C. Centipede song
Explanation
Stonozka is a term used to refer to a centipede song. It is not a plain donut or a board game.

Rate this question:

• 19.

### On what date was the Brady family's life changed forever when Hitler marched into the rest of Czechoslovakia?

• A.

January 1, 1938

• B.

March 19, 1939

• C.

May 16, 1942

B. March 19, 1939
Explanation
On March 19, 1939, the Brady family's life changed forever when Hitler marched into the rest of Czechoslovakia. This event marked the beginning of the German occupation of Czechoslovakia and the end of its independence. The invasion had significant consequences for the Czech people, including the suppression of civil liberties, the persecution of Jews and other minorities, and the imposition of Nazi rule. The date March 19, 1939, therefore, represents a pivotal moment in history that had a lasting impact on the Brady family and countless others.

Rate this question:

• 20.

• A.

Germany

• B.

Czechoslovakia

• C.

Austria

B. Czechoslovakia
Explanation
Theresienstadt was located in Czechoslovakia. It was a concentration camp during World War II, established by the Nazis. The camp served as a transit point for Jewish people before they were sent to extermination camps. The conditions in Theresienstadt were harsh, with overcrowding, malnutrition, and disease. Despite the propaganda efforts of the Nazis to present Theresienstadt as a model Jewish settlement, it was actually a place of suffering and death for thousands of people.

Rate this question:

• 21.

### Who tells George that Hana died?

• A.

Marta

• B.

Maria

• C.

Ella

A. Marta
Explanation
Marta tells George that Hana died.

Rate this question:

• 22.

### What were the years of the Second World War?

• A.

1919-1925

• B.

1929-1935

• C.

1939-1945

C. 1939-1945
Explanation
The correct answer is 1939-1945. The Second World War began in 1939 when Germany invaded Poland, and it ended in 1945 with the surrender of Japan. During this period, major global powers were involved in the conflict, resulting in widespread devastation and loss of life.

Rate this question:

• 23.

### Who was Hana's best friend at barrack L410?

• A.

Ella

• B.

Vera

• C.

Maria

A. Ella
Explanation
Hana's best friend at barrack L410 was Ella.

Rate this question:

• 24.

### What is the name of the Brady's wolfhound?

• A.

Micki

• B.

Sylvia

• C.

Boshka

B. Sylvia
Explanation

Rate this question:

• 25.

### Where is Nove Mesto?

• A.

Germany

• B.

Norway

• C.

Czechoslovakia

C. Czechoslovakia
Explanation
Nove Mesto is located in Czechoslovakia.

Rate this question:

• 26.

• A.

L417

• B.

L410

• C.

R516