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Breaking Stalin's Nose

Breaking Stalin's Nose

by Eugene Yelchin

Breaking Stalin's Nose: Symbols Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Breaking Stalin's Nose? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What color is the Young Soviet Pioneer scarf?


Red, white and blue
Red
White
Blue
Q. What is the huge statue of Stalin (in Moscow) made out of?


Ice
Ice cream
Plaster
Steel from fighter planes
Q. What time of year does the story take place?


Winter
Spring
Hammer time
Summer
Q. What does Nina Petrovna do to the class photograph after Four-Eyes is arrested?


Sends it to the prison as evidence.
Hides it.
Blacks out Four-Eyes' picture.
Posts it to Instagram.
Q. Why are all of those objects (like the pictures and the broken statue) kept down in the storage room?


So people will forget about them.
Because Matveich collects them.
Because there's no room in the cafeteria.
To keep as evidence.
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