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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich


by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. Gang 104 spends most of their day working at an incomplete _______. -> Power station
2. ____ is always shifting in the camps and is highly fluid – anytime someone has the upper hand they can quickly lose it, and vice versa. -> Fear
3. There's an excess of ____ which no one really follows. -> Assignments
4. Having the will to survive, maintaining a sense of self and a sense of pride, refusing to let go of the past entirely, and refusing to give up hope are all key elements to successfully _______. -> Persevering
5. Life in the prison camps is all about survival of the fittest at its most brutal. Which theme is this? -> Competition