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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Dai Ichi?
2. What country did MacArthur think would have fallen to the Japanese if Corregidor had not held out?
3. What was the public reaction when MacArthur was dismissed?
4. How high was the Anglo-American commitment of military resources to the Pacific?
5. Which of the following is not a problem MacArthur had with maps of the Pacific during World War II?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Douglas MacArthur's relationship with his mother and her influence on his marriages and career. Cite examples from the text to support your conclusions.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss MacArthur's help in establishing the post war government in Japan. How did the Japanese feel about him? What did the United Nations protest about his actions in Japan? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss MacArthur's policies in Korea and how they conflicted with what the Joint Chiefs of Staff believed should be the United States position in Korea. How did the situation in Korea lead to MacArthur's dismissal from the Army, and how did his conflict with Truman parallel his father's conflict with Taft? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
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