Berdichev
Poland
On The Ship
Ellis Island
HARD QUESTION
100

Who did Rifka write letters to ?

Tovah

100

What disease did Rifka get in Motziv?

Typhus

100

Why did she go on the ship?


To go to America

100

What did they call the boy that doesn't eat?

Ilya

100

What did Rifka read that made her aloud to go into America?

She read her poems

200

Which one of Rifkas brothers did run away from the army?

Nathan

200

What disease did Rifka get from the Woman on the train?

Ringworm

200

Was it stormy on the ship? Yes or No

Yes

200

Why did the doctor not let her go in America?

She was bald and nobody would want to marry her.

200

Who's mother died from Typhus?

The polish baby

300

Who came to tell the guards that someone broke into his factory?


Uncle avrum

300

What gross thing did Rifka see on the train to Warsaw?


A woman breastfeeding a Baby

300

Who kissed Rifka?


Pieter

300

Who died?

the polish Baby

300

Name all the places Rifka went to.

Berdichev, Russia, Motziv, Warsaw, Belgium, Ellis Island

400

Why did not the guards kill Rifka?


She has blond hair and does not look like a jew

400

What did the Poland Guards make Rifka and her family do when they got to Poland?


The Poland guards made them get undressed

400

How did Pieter die?


He fell it into the sea and drowned. 

400

What did Rifka give Saul and what for?

Money to buy Mama new candlesticks

400

What did Ilya do to be able to go into America?

He read from the Pushkin book

500

What did Rifka's family hide behind/in?

They hid behind hay bales and in box carts

500

What did the lady at HIAS suggest Rifka does

Stay with a Family in Antwerp

500

What did Rifka call the safety chambers?

Steerage

500

What did Rifka find out after her kerchief fell off

She had hair!

500

How Many Brothers does Rifka have and what are there names? (you may use the book)

5, Saul Nathan Reuben Asher Issac

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