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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 the first plane landing on Guadalcanal leave the island with?
2. Who do Hon and Moore discuss the coldness of?
3. Where is Fowler's office?
4. What does Hon forbid Moore to talk about?
5. How many Wildcats does Galloway hope to have operational in his group?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Hon realize about Moore?
2. Why is Dailey surprised in Chapter 14?
3. What does Admiral Wagam realize about his nephew?
4. What does Ellen think of Pickering and John Moore?
5. What does Major Dillon contemplate in July 1942?
6. What does Pickering advise Knox of?
7. What strict orders did Pickering receive that he neglects?
8. What does Ellen realize about the orders Moore and Dailey receive?
9. What do the Coastwatchers report from Buka Island?
10. What decision does Pickering make that might shock the reader?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine changes in communication and intelligence gathering from the early days of World War II to the present time.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the significance of relationships in these books, whether between men and women or friendships among men.
Essay Topic 3
Choose one character depicted in "Battleground" and discuss his/her personal characteristics and actions.
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