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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. When is the First Marine Division set to attack the Solomon Islands?
2. What does Galloway retrieve at the start of Chapter 8?
3. What is the topic of the heated discussion between Dawkins and Galloway?
4. When are the First Marine Division officers told about the plan to attack the Solomon Islands?
5. What is David Schneider's rank?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the Coastwatcher Establishment?
2. What is Lieutenant McCoy's nickname according to Chapter 7?
3. What advice is Moore given when he reaches the U.S. Navy Yard in Philadelphia in Chapter 5?
4. What conflict could cause the Allies to lose the war?
5. What happens between Moore and his father?
6. How does Moore feel about his father in Chapter 4?
7. In Chapter 1, where is William Charles "Bill" Dunn stationed and why is he frightened?
8. Why does Captain Fleming Pickering hold unique status in the Navy in Chapter 2?
9. What is Dunn's opinion of Lt. David Schneider?
10. What does Lieutenant Hon do as part of the U.S. Army Reserve?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the significance of a person's military rank and grade and the significance of first impressions.
Essay Topic 2
Choose two fictional characters in "Battleground" and discuss the importance of each.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the significance of relationships in these books, whether between men and women or friendships among men.
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