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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How did the men serving under Jack feel about him?
(a) They greatly respected him.
(b) They thought he was a foolish leader.
(c) They thought he was wise, but too distant.
(d) They were afraid of him.
2. Who almost blasted the USS Gunnel?
(a) Other Americans.
(b) The British.
(c) The Russians.
(d) The Germans.
3. Jack was knowledgable and resourceful about what?
(a) Submarines and how they worked.
(c) War strategies.
(d) Underwater communications.
4. How many Distinguished Service Medals did John Sidney McCain Sr. receive during World War II?
5. How did John McCain remember his grandfather?
(a) As a hero.
(b) As a remote stranger.
(c) As an autocratic presence.
(d) As a small man that lived large.
6. What did John Sidney McCain Sr do in the Second World War?
(a) He commanded a submarine.
(b) He became a pilot.
(c) He commanded all the land-based aircraft operations in the South Pacific for five months
(d) He finished school and joined the Navy.
7. How did John feel about the Academy when he first arrived there?
(a) He thought it was challenging.
(b) He thought it was easy.
(c) He hated it.
(d) He loved it.
8. How did John McCain view his father?
(a) A man with varied interests.
(b) As a man who took life way too seriously.
(c) As a hero.
(d) A small man with a big heart.
9. How did John Sidney McCain Sr. do in school?
(a) He did not do well in school.
(b) He was valedictorian.
(c) He was average academically.
(d) He was suspended for his grades.
10. How did John Sidney McCain Sr. die?
(a) He collapsed at his welcome home celebration.
(b) He was killed by a man under his command.
(c) He died in battle.
(d) He died of old age.
11. Jack served as second in command on the USS St. Paul in which war?
(a) World War I.
(b) The Vietnam War.
(c) World War II.
(d) Korean War.
12. What was John Sidney McCain Sr.'s appearance like?
(a) He was immaculate.
(b) He never stepped out of uniform.
(c) He always wore the most current styles when he was out of uniform.
(d) He was notoriously disheveled.
13. How old was John McCain when his grandfather died?
14. What did Jack command during World War II?
(a) Three cruisers.
(b) Three troops.
(c) Three submarines.
(d) Three battalions .
15. "Faith of My Fathers" is about all the following men except for which one?
(a) John Sidney McCain III.
(b) John Laurence McCain.
(c) Slew McCain.
(d) John Sidney McCain Jr.
Short Answer Questions
1. Who taught John how to command a ship?
2. How was John different from his father and grandfather scholastically?
3. What did Captain Hart give John demerits for?
4. What position did Jack have in NY in 1965?
5. How did those under John Sidney McCain Sr. view him?
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