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Number the Stars

Number the Stars


by Lois Lowry

Number the Stars: Quotes (What Was Said) Quiz

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Q. Who is the little boy talking about when he says, “All of Denmark is his bodyguard”?

King Hamlet the First
Mr. Rosen
King Christian
Q. “‘Friends will take care of them,’ Mama said gently. ‘That’s what friends do.’” Who is Mama talking about?

The Rosens
The Hirsches
The people they met at Great-aunt Birte’s funeral
The Nazis’ dogs
Q. When Henrik tells Annemarie that she was “so very brave,” to bring him the hankie by herself, she tells him she “didn’t even think about” what?

That she was risking her life
That Nazis would come after her
That she might have been eaten by the Big Bad Wolf
Eating the food in the basket
Q. : “'Where did you get the dark-haired one? [...] From a different father?'” Where else does the Nazi soldier suggest Mrs. Johansen may have gotten Ellen from?

The milkman
Mrs. Hirsch
Her brother
Q. “'I never take it off—Ican’t even remember how to open it!'” Who says this, and what is he or she talking about?

Lise about her trousseau
Kirsti about her shoes
Ellen about her necklace
Inge about her cast