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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Herr learns that Mayhew died by _____________________________.
2. What does Herr suffer his first month back in America?
3. What sights upset Day Tripper?
4. Herr compares some of the reporters to what other profession?
5. What is the loud hammering Herr hears inside the Chinook helicopter?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Page. What type of man is he? How does he act? Why do the Marines view Page as the real enemy?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss how exhaustion and frustration with the war affect the soldiers. What do the soldiers do that costs some of them their lives? What has their time in country done to their belief in the war and in the odds of survival?
Essay Topic 3
Compare the geographical designations of Vietnam with the military names assigned to the areas. How do the military names further destroy the country of Vietnam? Why do you think that the military felt the need to assign names to the four main regions of Vietnam?
This section contains 231 words
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