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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 is the duty the men are leaving for when they climb into the truck?
(a) Sand bag duty
(b) Rear patrol
(c) Rescue a POW
(d) Searching for booby traps
2. What does Hodges' friend ask him before he leaves?
(a) He asks Hodges if they can meet again.
(b) He asks if Hodges thinks they can win the war.
(c) He asks Hodges if he is afraid.
(d) He asks Hodges if he regrets enlisting.
3. What is Hodges' reaction to his friend after talking to him for awhile?
(a) His friend will lose his mind in the war.
(b) His friend will never make it out of Vietnam.
(c) They are very much alike.
(d) They have nothing in common.
4. What is Snake's reply to Kersey's order to move the men?
(a) He pushes Kersey to the ground.
(b) He defies the order outright.
(c) He tells his men to move to the paddy.
(d) Snake won't move the men until he hears it from the Lieutenant.
5. What does Snake's mother think about as she holds his letters in her hand?
(a) She thinks about what she will wear when she meets the President.
(b) She wonders what she will say to the newspaper reporters.
(c) She thinks about how her neighbors will be envious when she meets the President.
(d) She wonders if Ronnie's friends will come to visit.
Short Answer Questions
1. What advice does Goodrich give to his friend Mark who arrives from Canada after evading the draft?
2. What does the enemy use as a distraction from the ambush?
3. What happens to Hodges as he hears a puff to his left?
4. What is Senator thinking as he searches the tree line?
5. What does Snake do after he gives the news to Bugs?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Snake do when he sees Senator in the hole?
2. What are the results of the investigation into Snake's participation in the killing of the civilian's that Senator reported?
3. Why does Dan disagree with Operation Lam Son 719?
4. What becomes of Hodges while he tries to rescue the men in the cemetery?
5. Why does Goodrich go to the Regimental Legal Officer's tent?
6. How do Goodrich's parents welcome him back home?
7. What does Goodrich see hanging from the helicopter that passes above him?
8. Why does a three star General arrive at Hodges' platoon?
9. What does Hodges notice in his old classmate that he meets in the mess hall?
10. What does Hodges see as he peers through the fog?
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