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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the two realities of the war?
2. How do many of the correspondents act during the war?
3. What is an RPG?
4. What is a Seabee?
5. What question does Prager ask the General?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the use of illegal drugs and marijuana among Vietnam soldiers. Why were the drugs used? How were they obtained? What effect did the drugs have on the soldiers? What happened when strung out soldiers returned to the United States? Did the use of drugs in Vietnam influence the drug culture in America? How so?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the rock and roll culture in America during the 1960s. How did the music parallel the political environment of the decade? How did the lives of the rock artists mimic the experiences of the Vietnam soldiers?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the impact of Martin Luther King Jr.'s death on the Vietnam War both at home and overseas.
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