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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Keefer do after the Kamikaze attack?
2. The Caine and Moulton are ordered to go where together?
3. Who said Willie would be okay after his behind had been kicked bloody?
4. What is Barney's specialty outside of the Navy?
5. What is the name of May's new boyfriend?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Trouble seems to follow Willie Keith wherever he goes. What does he do to get himself in trouble, or is it just bad luck and timing? How is this character established by the author in the first chapters?
Essay Topic 2
In the beginning, Willie seems to think that Queeg is going to be a great change from Captain de Vriess. Why does he think that? At what point do you think Willie begins to realize his first impression may not have been accurate? Why does he grow to hate Queeg? At what point does he realize he has more respect for de Vriess than Queeg? Use examples from the book to support your position.
Essay Topic 3
Ice cream plays a prominent role on the Caine in Chapters 19-21. Why do you think that is? What symbolic significance might it have? Why didn't the author choose some other kind of food?
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