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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was MacArthur's goal for Korea?
2. What did MacArthur say a nation should do if it wasn't willing to make the full military commitment to winning a war?
3. Which Philippine island was nicknamed "the Rock"?
4. Which of the following does not describe an aspect of life in the Philippines in 1944?
5. What important dignitary did Jean MacArthur entertain in New Guinea in 1942 since Douglas was away at Port Moresby at the time?
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Arthur MacArthur Jr.'s political policies in the Philippines and how they brought him into conflict with President Taft. Cite examples from the text to support your conclusions.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the fathering styles of Douglas MacArthur, his father, and grandfather, as well as their relationships with their sons. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss MacArthur's strengths and his weaknesses. Which characteristics of MacArthur helped his military career and which characteristics hindered it? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
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