Black Hawk Down: A Story of Modern War Test | Final Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. As the Humvees and soldiers made their way back into Mogadishu, they found themselves immediately under attack and blocked at every turn by what in "Overrun"?
(a) Roadblocks.
(b) Mounds of dirt.
(c) Bodies.
(d) Burning tires.

2. Multiple members of Chalk One separated from the other rangers with what team leader in "Overrun"?
(a) Private Anton Berendsen.
(b) Lieutenant Larry Perino.
(c) Sergeant Ed Yurek.
(d) Master Sergeant Scott Fales.

3. In "The Alamo," the news of Smith's death after repeated requests to have him medivaced out of the area hit many of the men hard, especially who?
(a) Captain Mike Steele.
(b) Private Adalberto Rodriguez.
(c) Private First Class Todd Blackburn.
(d) Sergeant Ed Yurek.

4. Who was Captain Mike Steele's second in command in "Overrun"?
(a) Major Marsh.
(b) Sergeant Joyce.
(c) Captain Steele.
(d) Lieutenant Lechner.

5. What is a component command of the United States Special Operations Command, and is charged to study special operations requirements and techniques to ensure interoperability and equipment standardization, plan and conduct special operations exercises and training?
(a) Camp David.
(b) Joint Special Operations.
(c) The Oval Office.
(d) Guantanamo Bay.

6. Who was hit by gunfire in the pelvis, blowing his testicle off and causing him to lose a great deal of blood in "The Alamo"?
(a) Staff Sergeant Busch.
(b) Master Sergeant Fales.
(c) Private Rodriguez.
(d) Private Berendsen.

7. What medic climbed into the Super Six One aircraft and helped another crew member pull out the co-pilot in "Overrun"?
(a) Technical Sergeant Tim Wilkinson.
(b) CWO Donovan Briley.
(c) Chief Warrant Officer Ray Frank.
(d) Private First Class Todd Blackburn.

8. What does LAW stand for?
(a) Long Aim Weapon.
(b) Left Arm Weapon.
(c) Light Antitank Weapon.
(d) Laser Aware Weapon.

9. Who led Chalk Two to the ordered site in "Overrun"?
(a) Private Anton Berendsen.
(b) Sergeant Ed Yurek.
(c) Sergeant Lorenzo Ruiz.
(d) Specalist Dale Sizemore.

10. Who among Captain Mike Steele's men was hit while radioing for air support in "Overrun"?
(a) Corporal Smith.
(b) Major Marsh.
(c) Charles Beckwith.
(d) Lieutenant Lechner.

11. What medic was killed first protecting the Super Six Four crash site in "Overrun"?
(a) Private First Class Todd Blackburn.
(b) Master Sergeant Gary Gordon.
(c) Warrant Officer Mike Durant.
(d) Sergeant First Class Randy Shughart.

12. Who was forced to give up his safe house and move across the street, a position he felt was weak in "The Alamo"?
(a) Warrant Officer Mike Durant.
(b) Master Sergeant Gary Gordon.
(c) Sergeant First Class Paul Howe.
(d) Corporal Jim Cavaco.

13. What is a term of art used by armed forces to denote infantry weapons an individual soldier may carry?
(a) Elementary firearm.
(b) Light firearm.
(c) Personal weaponry.
(d) Small arms.

14. Who descended on the crash site and helped Durant from the wreckage of the Super Six Four in "Overrun"?
(a) Sergeant First Class Randy Shughart and Master Sergeant Gary Gordon.
(b) Sergeant Scott Galentine and Lieutenant Colonel Dave McKnight.
(c) Specalist Dale Sizemore and Private Richard Kowalewski.
(d) Sergeant Kurt Schmid and Specalist Dale Sizemore.

15. In the context of military special operations, what consists of: "Short-duration strikes and other small-scale offensive actions conducted as a special operation in hostile, denied, or politically sensitive environments and which employ specialized military capabilities to seize, destroy, capture, exploit, recover, or damage designated targets"?
(a) Non-hostile action.
(b) Hostile action.
(c) Direct action.
(d) Indirect action.

Short Answer Questions

1. On what date was Task Force Ranger deployed to Somalia under the command of Major General William F. Garrison?

2. Who cleared a house to offer cover for his men while several other teams did the same in houses along the block in "The Alamo"?

3. As the convoy wandered lost around Mogadishu, a CSAR Black Hawk dropped Technical Sergeant Tim Wilkinson and what other medic in "Overrun"?

4. What munitions expert was forced to place the body of Alphabet in a bunker of sorts and disarm the weapon lodged in his body in "The Alamo"?

5. Who gave a gun to Durant before returning to the nose of the aircraft to continue fighting off the Somalis in "Overrun"?

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