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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) Serious warfare.
(c) Political warfare.
(d) Psychological warfare.

2. What did the Americans secure with the assistance of tanks in Chapter Five, "Follow Me: Normandy, June 6, 1944"?
(a) Brecourt Manor.
(b) The Royal Palace.
(c) Germany.
(d) Sherwood Estates.

3. Winters' group joined forces with how many men after their landing in Chapter Five, "Follow Me: Normandy, June 6, 1944"?
(a) 72.
(b) 80.
(c) 44.
(d) 168.

4. When did Easy Company's regiment move to the Alabama side of the Fort in Chapter Two, "Stand Up and Hook Up: Benning, Mackall, Bragg, Shanks: December 1942-September 1943"?
(a) August, 1942.
(b) October, 1942.
(c) December, 1942.
(d) January, 1943.

5. One of the incompetent officers who attempted to take command of Easy Company was suspected of doing what so he could be evacuated in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944"?
(a) Stabbing his eye.
(b) Cutting off his toe.
(c) Shooting his hand.
(d) Slapping a fellow officer.

6. What were the men treated to before shipping out on July 4, 1944?
(a) Letters from home.
(b) An exceptional meal.
(c) Showgirls.
(d) Beer.

7. 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"?
(a) 6.
(b) 5.
(c) 3.
(d) 2.

8. The platoon of how many men pushed back two companies of Germans in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944"?
(a) 112.
(b) 29.
(c) 35.
(d) 75.

9. 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 Silver Star.
(b) The Medal of Honor.
(c) The Distinguished Service Cross citation.
(d) The Gold Star.

10. Who led the final assault on the third and final German gun in the battery in Chapter Five, "Follow Me: Normandy, June 6, 1944"?
(a) Brigadier General Anthony Clement McAuliffe.
(b) Captain Salve H. Matheson.
(c) Lieutenant Ronald Speirs.
(d) First Lieutenant Henry Jones.

11. What were the men of Easy Company initially greeted with in London in Chapter Seven, "Healing Wounds and Scrubbed Missions: Aldbourne: July 13-September 16, 1944"?
(a) Cigarettes.
(b) Chocolate.
(c) Free beer and meals.
(d) Whiskey.

12. What is the elevation of Mount Currahee?
(a) 8,000 feet.
(b) 1,350 feet.
(c) 1,000 feet.
(d) 2,600 feet.

13. The Island in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944" was surrounded by what?
(a) Diseased seabirds.
(b) Seals.
(c) Jagged rocks.
(d) Enbankments.

14. Where did the Easy Company undergo parachute training?
(a) Fort Betsy.
(b) Fort Banding.
(c) Fort Benning.
(d) Fort Brendan.

15. Where did Easy Company continue to lead the march in Chapter Eight, "Hell's Highway; Holland: October 2-November 25, 1944"?
(a) Naples.
(b) Neunen.
(c) Naperville.
(d) Normandy.

Short Answer Questions

1. Where did German tanks and patrol units surround Easy Company in Chapter Eight, "Hell's Highway; Holland: October 2-November 25, 1944"?

2. The incident of a German attack by torpedoes on the training regiments in England in Chapter Four, "Look Out Hitler! Here We Come!: Slapton Sands, Upottery: April 1-June 5, 1944" was covered up by the military for how many years?

3. Who spied the vast number of ships and boats in the invading fleet and became awestruck in Chapter Four, "Look Out Hitler! Here We Come!: Slapton Sands, Upottery: April 1-June 5, 1944"?

4. Who eventually took control of Easy Company after Winters' promotion in Chapter Nine, "The Island: Holland: September 17-October 1, 1944"?

5. What caused the planes' V-formation to break off during the flight in on D-Day?

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