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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When did Lindbergh's view become a minority view?
2. What did Anne Morrow Lindbergh propose in 'Wave of the Future'?
3. Why had Lindbergh flown to meet Morrow?
4. What was the result of the controversy?
5. Where did the Lindberghs move to?
Essay Topic 1
What were Presidents Kennedy and Johnson invoking by inviting Lindbergh to state dinners at the White House? How did they distinguish between Lindbergh the aviator and Lindbergh the Nazi propagandist?
Essay Topic 2
Evaluate your own reading of "An American Hero" -- did you resist it, or were you compelled by the story? What does your reading tell you about yourself and your interests? Use specific examples from the book to describe yourself as a reader.
Essay Topic 3
Distinguish, if you can, the phenomenon surrounding the transatlantic flight, which was obviously fascinating to the public, no matter who flew it, and Charles Lindbergh's personal contribution to aviation. The public was obviously already crazy for aviation--how did Charles Lindbergh himself affect the public's interest?
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