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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. Why does Ellen Feller seduce John Moore?
2. Why is Dailey's reputation tarnished?
3. What does MacArthur's office claim not to know?
4. Where did Stecker first meet Pickering?
5. What does Schneider think should be admired?
Short Essay Questions
1. What orders does Vandergrift give in Chapter 16?
2. What does Pickering advise Knox of?
3. What workaround are Pickering, Hon, and Banning guilty of and what could it mean for them?
4. What message do Naval officers give when they come to the beach?
5. Why is Dailey surprised in Chapter 14?
6. What do the Marines know about the Japanese and why is their anger?
7. What do the Coastwatchers report from Buka Island?
8. What does Ellen think of Pickering and John Moore?
9. What does Admiral Wagam realize about his nephew?
10. What does Hon realize about Moore?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Choose two fictional characters in "Battleground" and discuss the importance of each.
Essay Topic 2
Examine the significance of breaking military protocol and its ramifications as described in "Battleground."
Essay Topic 3
Discuss cowardice in the novel "Battleground" and the implications of being labeled a coward.
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