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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Herr choose not to carry with him that many other reporters carry?
2. What do the NVA have that no one expected them to have?
3. According to Herr, how do the higher levels of the military behave?
4. What do the soldiers do in China Beach?
5. With which general do Herr and Prager meet?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the Montagnard people. Who are they? What role did they play in the war? How did the war affect them?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss Page. What type of man is he? How does he act? Why do the Marines view Page as the real enemy?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the actions of the war correspondents in Vietnam. Are the correspondents always professional? Why do they take unnecessary risks? What type of reports do they send back to the States? What governing body edits the reports written in the field? Are all the reporters in Vietnam actual war correspondents?
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