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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What refers to warfare with asphyxiating, poisonous, or corrosive gases, oil and flames?
(a) Chemical warfare.
(b) Psychological warfare.
(c) Serious warfare.
(d) Political warfare.
2. Where did Easy Company continue to lead the march in Chapter Eight, "Hell's Highway; Holland: October 2-November 25, 1944"?
3. After securing Carentan and a brief respite and tending to the wounded, the men prepared for what in Chapter Six, "Move Out!: Carentan: July 7-July 12, 1944"?
(a) Polish ground attack.
(b) Italian counterattack.
(c) German counterattack.
(d) Italian air strike.
4. In what state did training take place in Chapter One, "We Wanted Those Wings: Camp Toccoa: July-December 1942"?
(a) South Carolina.
5. Where did Easy Company's regiment move in March, 1943?
(a) Camp Mackall.
(b) Camp Lucas.
(c) Camp Tenaya.
(d) Camp Pendleton.
6. What plane did the men of Easy Company first jump from in parachute training?
7. Who was the Easy Company's commanding officer in Chapter One, "We Wanted Those Wings: Camp Toccoa: July-December 1942"?
(a) Major Oliver M. Horton.
(b) First Lieutenant Henry Jones.
(c) Captain Lewis Nixon.
(d) Captain Herbert Sobel.
8. What did Winters have for the first time after the invasion on D-Day?
(a) A cigarette.
(b) A coca cola.
(c) A cigar.
(d) A drink.
9. Where did Easy Company board a train for in May, 1943?
(a) Springfield, Illinois.
(b) Springfield, Missouri.
(c) Athens, Georgia.
(d) Sturgis, Kentucky.
10. What marked the date that the 506th parachute infantry regiment officially joined the 101st Airborne Division?
(a) December 14, 1941.
(b) January 3, 1944.
(c) June 10, 1943.
(d) April 22, 1942.
11. How many divisions were set to do a daytime drop in the risky operation Easy Company was assigned to in Chapter Seven, "Healing Wounds and Scrubbed Missions: Aldbourne: July 13-September 16, 1944"?
12. The Easy Company entrenched itself, in what style, on an area nicknamed the Island in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944"?
(a) WWI style.
(b) Civil War style.
(c) Mexican war style.
(d) French-Indian war style.
13. In Chapter Six, "Move Out!: Carentan: July 7-July 12, 1944," Easy Company had a brief reprieve from fighting with a full night of rest before being sent to defend Carentan from what direction?
(a) The west.
(b) The south.
(c) The east.
(d) The north.
14. What did Lieutenant Winters and ten other men receive at the end of Chapter Six, "Move Out!: Carentan: July 7-July 12, 1944"?
(a) The Distinguished Service Cross citation.
(b) The Medal of Honor.
(c) The Gold Star.
(d) The Silver Star.
15. Who in the narrative stands out as the foil to the protagonist?
(a) Salve H. Matheson.
(b) Henry Jones.
(c) Dick Winters.
(d) Herbert Sobel.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Winters was promoted in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944" it had been how long since his previous promotion?
2. After some time in London in Chapter Seven, "Healing Wounds and Scrubbed Missions: Aldbourne: July 13-September 16, 1944," men such as Gordon and who returned to Easy Company?
3. What is the elevation of Mount Currahee?
4. Who eventually took control of Easy Company after Winters' promotion in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944"?
5. What did the Americans secure with the assistance of tanks in Chapter Five, "Follow Me: Normandy, June 6, 1944"?
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