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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 do four hippies sitting outside a restaurant call Gilliland?
(b) Baby Killer
(c) Killing Machine
(d) War Monger
2. Chapter 23
What does Hodges remember about the North Vietnamese when he sees Cat Man near a banana tree?
(a) He remembers that the North Vietnamese are superstitious about banana trees.
(b) He remembers that the North Vietnamese sleep in the banana trees.
(c) He remembers that the North Vietnamese lay under the banana trees for shade.
(d) He remembers that the North Vietnamese never eat bananas.
3. What does Major Otto ask Hodges when they meet in the commander's tent?
(a) He asks if Hodges is ready for the bush.
(b) He asks Hodges how many friends he has lost.
(c) He asks Hodges how long he has been on tour.
(d) He asks Hodges if he regrets joining the Marines.
4. What happens as Waterbull sits under his hooch looking at a picture?
(a) A grenade is thrown into his hooch.
(b) He starts to cry as he thinks of home.
(c) He is attacked by the enemy and shot three times.
(d) He is bitten by a poisonous snake.
5. Who makes snide comments about the Chaplain who is leading a memorial service for the fallen men?
(a) Senator, Snake, and Flaky
(b) Senator, Cat Man, and Flaky
(c) Senator, Bagger, and Ottenburger
(d) Snake, Cat Man, and Flaky
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Hodges thinking when he sees that Flaky has been shot?
2. What does Dan give a mamasan to give to her children?
3. Which member of Snake's platoon loses his leg?
4. Chapter 20 Where is Gilliland meeting his wife on his last day as a Marine?
5. What does Snake's mother find so frustrating about her son?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Hodges' reply when his classmate asks him if they can still win the war?
2. What becomes of Hodges while he tries to rescue the men in the cemetery?
3. What are the results of the investigation into Snake's participation in the killing of the civilian's that Senator reported?
4. What effect does sitting in the rain have on Hodges' men?
5. What does Major Otto tell Hodges about the bush?
6. Why does Snake disagree with Kersey's order to move the men to the paddy?
7. Why does Goodrich want to join Bagger's team?
8. What does Snake decide to do when Hodges arrives to help?
9. Describe Dan's family and what becomes of them?
10. Why does Snake give Goodrich the nickname, Senator?
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