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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What do the men bring to the French girls as presents?
(d) Stolen jewellery.
2. What are the men's thoughts like?
(a) Clay, because they can be shaped by events.
(b) Bricks, because they are heavy.
(c) Gunfire, because that is what shapes them.
(d) Fire, because they burn through the night.
3. What has Baumer's mother been all her life?
4. What does Baumer do with the prisoners?
(a) Sets them free.
(b) Knocks them down and kicks them.
(c) Defends them from the other guards.
(d) Gives them each a cigarette.
5. Who is wounded by shellfire while evacuating a village?
6. Who is dead?
7. What must the men do with their new uniforms?
(a) Keep them clean or be punished.
(b) Tear them apart for spare material.
(c) Give them back.
(d) Fold them all as punishment for disrespecting the Kaiser.
8. Where do the men think they will be going?
(b) Back home to defend Germany.
9. What does Baumer trade to a sergeant-major for a place with Kropp on the hospital train?
10. What did the army reports say on the day Paul died?
(a) Nothing more to report.
(b) No enemy activity at this time.
(c) Paul Baumer is dead.
(d) All quiet on the western front.
11. What type of expression was on Paul's face when he died?
12. What was Leer good at in school, though it could not save him?
(a) Gym class.
(d) Sport shooting.
13. How does the French girl react when Baumer tells her he will never be able to see her again?
(a) She tries to explain a plan for them to run away together.
(b) She is furious at Baumer.
(c) She does not really notice.
(d) She tells Baumer that she is pregnant.
14. What happens to Paul when he is in the shell-holes?
(a) All of the above.
(b) He kills a man.
(c) He is overcome by fear.
(d) He is caught in an enemy attack and must hide.
15. How many reinforcements does the company need?
(b) Over a hundred.
(c) At least eighty.
(d) More than the Kaiser can supply.
Short Answer Questions
1. How was Müller killed?
2. What will Baumer's mother undergo for her cancer?
3. How many days leave does Baumer get in total?
4. What kind of accent does the singing wireless-man have?
5. What weapon are the men newly afraid of?
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