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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. What effect does the Army have on Cannonball's brother?
(a) The Army gives him confidence.
(b) The Army makes a new man of him.
(c) The Army makes him proud to be black.
(d) The Army destroys him.
2. How many of the four men on first watch at LP duty survive the night?
(c) All four
3. Chapter 17
Why does a new trench hole have to be dug by the Marines rather than their using an old trench hole?
(a) The old hole is usually rancid from overuse.
(b) The old hole could be booby-trapped or known by the enemy.
(c) The old hole is unsafe and likely to cave in.
(d) It is bad luck to use an old hole.
4. What is Hodges thinking as he watches his men dying in Arizona Valley?
(a) He will ask to be reassigned.
(b) He has to figure out a way home.
(c) He will be in Arizona Valley the next day.
(d) He will design a plan to go AWOL.
5. What does Speedy offer to give Senator when he says that he wants to resign from the Marines?
(a) Some extra money for travelling home
(b) A grenade to kill himself with
(c) A medal to bring home to his wife
(d) A letter of recommendation
Short Answer Questions
1. How do the Marines refer to Go Noi?
2. What is the Marine recruiter's reaction to Bagger and his teammates?
3. When Dan surrenders to the Marines, what position do they offer him?
4. What does Bagger do before he leaves for war?
5. Before Snake enlists in the Marines, what type of tattoo does he get?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the main reason Ronnie enlists in the Marines?
2. Why does Cannonball decide to join the Marines instead of the Army?
3. What becomes of Baby Cakes, Ogre, and the engineer as they dig out an abandoned bomb?
4. How does Angus Austin become wounded?
5. What is Goodrich's reaction as the platoon walks through Go Noi Island?
6. What do Snake, Cannonball, Senator, Bagger, and Cat Man find when they go to look for the missing men?
7. What does Major Otto tell Hodges about the bush?
8. What is the Black Shack used for?
9. What are the villagers carrying as they approach Hodges and his men?
10. Why is Bobby proud to enlist in the Marines?
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