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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Page offered?
2. What does Herr talk about with a black Marine?
3. What did the NVA leave behind?
4. Which correspondent suffers a severe accident?
5. Where is Day Tripper and Mayhew's bunker located?
Essay Topic 1
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?
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the Montagnard people. Who are they? What role did they play in the war? How did the war affect them?
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the difficulty Herr and the other correspondents face during get togethers. Why is it difficult for them to act relaxed and talk normally? Why does Herr feel longing and emptiness during their meetings?
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