Holocaust Unit I

16 Questions | Total Attempts: 206

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The Holocaust Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is to assess your knowledge and comprehension of "The Holocaust - Teenage Experience" and the terms commonly used during the Holocaust.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    1.  What is one way the Nazi's chose to kill off the Jews?
    • A. 

      Starvation

    • B. 

      Dogs

    • C. 

      Enslaved

  • 2. 
    Which religion was despised by the Nazi's?
    • A. 

      Muslim

    • B. 

      Buddhist

    • C. 

      Christian

  • 3. 
    Infer the mood of the Jews as they heard the train arriving?
    • A. 

      Tension

    • B. 

      Despair

    • C. 

      Elated

  • 4. 
    Which punishment was given for the ones who tried to escape?
    • A. 

      Hung by hands

    • B. 

      Lynched

    • C. 

      Beatings

  • 5. 
    What was the effect of the punishment of those who tried to escape?
    • A. 

      Faint

    • B. 

      Death

    • C. 

      Illness

  • 6. 
    How did they separate families once they arrived at the concentration camp?
    • A. 

      Men and women together; children and elderly together

    • B. 

      Men on the left side, women on the right side, children and elderly together

    • C. 

      Men, women, children, and elderly all separated from one another

  • 7. 
    Hunger knows no _______________________.
  • 8. 
    Out of 100 people only __________________ survived.
  • 9. 
    Survival was a strong belief in ___________.
  • 10. 
    What was one form of anihilation?
    • A. 

      Gas chambers

    • B. 

      Gun massacre

    • C. 

      Beaten to death

  • 11. 
    At the end of the mountain were ______________.
    • A. 

      Americans

    • B. 

      Chinese

    • C. 

      Arabians

  • 12. 
    Write 3 paragraphs about how the Germans were prejudice against Jews according to the video.  Include your own personal opinion and any experience of prejudice you may have had in your own life.
  • 13. 
    Why did he lie about his age?
    • A. 

      Children under 12 were put to death immediately.

    • B. 

      Children under 12 were sent to do manual labor.

    • C. 

      Children under 12 couldn't stay with their parents

  • 14. 
    How did genocide apply to the video?
    • A. 

      The Germans destroyed everyone who didn't look like them.

    • B. 

      The Nazi's ensured that all Jews wore a symbol.

    • C. 

      The Germans attempted to wipe out an entire race.

  • 15. 
    How was David saved from the creamatory?
    • A. 

      The inmates noticed that he was alive and sent him to the next train to America.

    • B. 

      The guards who carried him in on a stretcher noticed he wasn't dead and hid him in the bathroom.

    • C. 

      The guards gave him food and water and sent him to a liberated retreat.

  • 16. 
    What happened when he was caught taking bread from the woman?
    • A. 

      The guard hung him by his hands

    • B. 

      The guard asked him his age and commanded he get back to work

    • C. 

      The guard sentenced him to 2 months in the hole