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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. Where is Moore approached by Colonel Dailey?
2. What does Ellen think of Dailey?
3. What is Goettge's rank?
4. What is Pickering put in charge of?
5. Where does Chapter 14 open?
Short Essay Questions
1. What do the Coastwatchers report from Buka Island?
2. What do the Marines know about the Japanese and why is their anger?
3. What is clear about Pickering's message to Knox?
4. What does Pickering advise Knox of?
5. Why is Dailey surprised in Chapter 14?
6. What strict orders did Pickering receive that he neglects?
7. What decision does Pickering make that might shock the reader?
8. What is ironic about Galloway?
9. What does Hon realize about Moore?
10. Why is David Schneider not liked in Chapter 13?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the role of female characters in the book "Battleground" and discuss their significance to the plot.
Essay Topic 2
Choose one strategic location as described in "Battleground" and discuss why it was important to the strategy of the Japanese and/or the United States.
Essay Topic 3
Choose two fictional characters in "Battleground" and discuss the importance of each.
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