Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Literary Devices Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. In Diary of a Young Girl, which of the following methods of characterization is used when Anne describes Peter Schiff as having '... dark hair, beautiful brown eyes, ruddy cheeks and a nicely pointed nose?'

Question 2 2. The words Anne uses to describe Peter van Daan change through the course of Diary of a Young Girl. Why?

Question 3 3. Which of the following characters does Anne hold in such high esteem that it hurts her when he or she disapproves in Diary of a Young Girl?

Question 4 4. What do we learn about Mr. van Daan through his actions in Diary of a Young Girl?

Question 5 5. In Diary of a Young Girl, which of the following methods of characterization is used when Anne tells about Mrs. van Daan saying, 'I just don't feel at home without my chamber pot'?

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Question 6 6. In Diary of a Young Girl, what symbol represents hope?

Question 7 7. In Diary of a Young Girl, what symbol represents protection?

Question 8 8. In Diary of a Young Girl, what symbol represents religious oppression?

Question 9 9. In Diary of a Young Girl, what do the ration coupons symbolize?

Question 10 10. In Diary of a Young Girl, what does Anne's diary represent?

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Question 11 11. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, everyone seems to think that Margot is a better child than Anne, yet Margot is not as well-remembered in history. Which type of irony is this?

Question 12 12. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, when Anne claims to be selfish for talking about spending money on clothes and food after the war rather than saving to help those less fortunate, the audience knows that neither of these things will ever happen. What type of irony is this?

Question 13 13. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, the quote, 'Fine specimens of humanity, those Germans, and to think I'm actually one of them!' is an example of which type of irony?

Question 14 14. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, after surviving two years of hiding in an attic and seven months in a concentration camp, Anne dies six weeks before her camp is liberated. What type of irony is this?

Question 15 15. In the Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank, when Anne talks about being fortunate and safe in the attic, but the audience knows that they will be caught and that she will die, what type of irony is she using?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following types of figurative language is used in Diary of a Young Girl when Anne writes, 'Jesus and Hanukkah don't exactly go together?'

Question 17 17. Which of the following types of figurative language is used when the author exaggerates something for dramatic effect?

Question 18 18. Which of the following types of figurative language is used when Anne says she feels trapped 'like a songbird?'

Question 19 19. Which of the following types of figurative language is used in Diary of a Young Girl when Anne says that being alone outside with God is the best remedy?

Question 20 20. In Diary of a Young Girl, what does Anne Frank personify as being '...more patient than people?'

Anne Frank's Diary of a Young Girl Literary Devices Chapter Exam Instructions

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