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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where did Jack go before he went to the Academy?
(a) He went to a specialized tutoring school.
(b) He spent two weeks touring Europe.
(c) He spent two weeks aboard ship.
(d) He went to a pre-training camp.
2. What medal did John Sidney McCain Sr. get for his courage and leadership in the Guadalcanal campaign?
(a) Medal of Honor.
(b) Navy Cross.
(c) Purple Heart.
(d) Distinguished Service Medal.
3. How did the men serving under Jack feel about him?
(a) They thought he was wise, but too distant.
(b) They thought he was a foolish leader.
(c) They greatly respected him.
(d) They were afraid of him.
4. What was Captain Ben Hart known for?
(a) He was a stickler for the rules.
(b) He was a comedian as well as a teacher.
(c) He was a tyrant to all students.
(d) He really cared about the students.
5. What did Jack command during World War II?
(a) Three cruisers.
(b) Three troops.
(c) Three battalions .
(d) Three submarines.
Short Answer Questions
1. How was John different from his father and grandfather scholastically?
2. In what area did John's interests lie?
3. How did Roberta McCain's parents feel about John Sidney McCain Jr.?
4. What was education for Navy families like?
5. What happened to the USS Gunnel as it headed toward Scotland?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did John Sidney McCain Junior feel about the Naval Academy? What was his performance like there?
2. What kind of personality did John have as he was attending school?
3. What was Roberta Wright McCain's background? How did your parents feel about McCain?
4. Why was "Faith of My Fathers" written?
5. Describe John's education before he went to the Academy.
6. What was John McCain's relationship like with his grandfather?
7. How were the men in McCain's family history connected to warfare?
8. How had Slew changed professionally by World War II?
9. How did John end out getting a decent grade in history?
10. What was Slew's military career like?
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