Mid-Book Test - Medium
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Chapter 6
Why is Hodges envious of the men he meets in the bush?
(a) They have plenty of food and water.
(b) They are leaving for home in one week.
(c) They faced the enemy and prevailed.
(d) They have never faced the enemy in battle.
2. Chapter 1
What does Snake do when he encounters Smack-man?
(a) He buys dope from him.
(b) He threatens him with a knife.
(c) He sells dope to him.
(d) He kicks him furiously in the head.
3. Why does Sadler decide to dismantle the old bomb buried in the dirt?
(a) The bomb might explode and kill an American platoon.
(b) Sadler's platoon needs extra ammunition.
(c) The enemy uses old bombs for ammunition.
(d) Sadler doesn't want innocent women and children near the bomb.
4. Chapter 3
Where is Hodges processed and briefed?
(b) An Hoa
(c) Da Nang
5. Where is Bobby stationed while he awaits to leave for Vietnam?
(c) North Carolina
Short Answer Questions
1. How many of the four men on first watch at LP duty survive the night?
2. What condition are Ogre and Baby Cakes in when they are found?
3. What do four hippies sitting outside a restaurant call Gilliland?
4. Which member of Snake's platoon loses his leg?
5. Chapter 12
What kind of a childhood did Phony have?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why do the men tease Bagger when the song, "These Eyes" plays on the radio?
2. What are the villagers carrying as they approach Hodges and his men?
3. What becomes of Baby Cakes, Ogre, and the engineer as they dig out an abandoned bomb?
4. What does Speed suggest to Senator when Senator asks where he should go to resign from the Marines?
5. What is Bagger's reaction to Senator's insulting song about Hodges?
6. What does Hodges' mother do with the flag and gold medal she receives that Hodges earned while in the war?
7. Why does Dan disagree with Operation Lam Son 719?
8. How do Goodrich's parents welcome him back home?
9. What is Hodges' reply when his classmate asks him if they can still win the war?
10. What are the results of the investigation into Snake's participation in the killing of the civilian's that Senator reported?
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