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Number the Stars

Number the Stars


by Lois Lowry

Number the Stars: Themes (For the Most Part) Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around Number the Stars? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What does Henrik say makes it easier to be brave?

Pretending it’s a game
Checking under your bed and in your closet before bedtime
Knowing more than anyone else
Not knowing everything
Q. How does Annemarie get away from the Nazis and their dogs?

Charming them by talking about her new shoes
Playing dumb
Hiding Ellen’s Star of David necklace
Bribing them with treats for their dogs
Q. Why were the Johansens willing to help the Rosens?

Because the Rosens paid them
Because they felt bad for them
Because the Rosens were their friends
Because they wanted to do the opposite of what the Nazis wanted them to do. It’s the principle of the thing.
Q. Why don’t the Nazi soldiers believe that Ellen is Lise?

Because she has dark hair
Because they saw her necklace
Because one of them had dated Lise and knows that she was older than 10
Because Kirsti called Ellen her friend