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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3, Part III Khe Sanh.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where does Herr find himself during a downpour?
(a) A bunker in the jungle
(b) An airfield in Kontum
(c) China Beach
(d) A hotel in Saigon
2. What happens on the day the young marine is supposed to leave?
(a) He shoots himself in the hand
(b) He shoots himself in the foot
(c) He is killed
(d) He misses his transport
3. No soldier would want to return home with this.
(a) Shell shock
(b) Lost limbs
4. Who fires on the soldiers Herr travels with?
(a) A US boat
(b) Vietnamese citizens
(c) The NVA
5. Why do military officials say Khe Sanh is different from Dien Bien Phu?
(a) The base sits on high ground
(b) There are more American troops than NVA
(c) The Americans are better prepared than the French
(d) The NVA will give up quickly
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Herr say is the reason he came to Vietnam?
2. How many times does the young marine miss his transport?
3. Who do the Montagnards hated?
4. What geographical area is close to Khe Sanh and is dangerous even without the war?
5. Where is Herr working as a war correspondent?
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