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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Barbara Ward think her future is?
2. What does the man knocking at Pickering's door refuse to do?
3. When was the airfield on the island Dunn is on constructed?
4. How long after the phone call to Major Humphrey is Session's plane schedule to land?
5. What island do Pickering, Major Banning and Pluto Hon discuss after deciding Moore's assignment?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Dunn's opinion of Lt. David Schneider?
2. What conflict could cause the Allies to lose the war?
3. What happens to Dunn at the beginning of the attack?
4. In Chapter 1, where is William Charles "Bill" Dunn stationed and why is he frightened?
5. What is Galloway infamous for in Chapter 6?
6. What is the Coastwatcher Establishment?
7. What are officers advised of on June 29, 1942?
8. Who is Major Jake Dillon?
9. What is proven correct by the Japanese?
10. Why does Captain Fleming Pickering hold unique status in the Navy in Chapter 2?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose one character depicted in "Battleground" and discuss his/her personal characteristics and actions.
Essay Topic 2
Choose one character with top secret clearance and examine the advice given to this character and how he/she was able to use such a clearance to his/her benefit in his/her military career.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the importance of code breakers or message decryption in World War II and how it benefited the Allied forces.
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