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Night

Night

by Elie Wiesel

Night: Ah, Shmucks Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Night? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. Who passes Dr. Mengele’s inspection?


Eliezer
Eliezer’s father
Both Eliezer and his father
Neither Eliezer nor his father
Q. What does Juliek do during the night?


He plays a violin
He counts swastikas to fall asleep
He chants
He knits
Q. Why did someone kill his own father on the train to Buchenwald?


Because a Nazi soldier commanded him
Because they had been told that only one of them would be allowed to live
Because he wouldn’t support his choice of a career path
Because they were fighting over a piece of bread
Q. What is the one thing Eliezer’s father wants when he’s burning with fever?


His wife
A bag of ice
Coffee
A bowl of matzo ball soup from Jerry’s Deli. That stuff’ll fix you right up.
Q. What happens to Eliezer soon after he is freed?


His leg is amputated
He suffers third-degree burns over most of his body
He gets food poisoning
He gets audited
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