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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happened when Mike led a small group of Marines in rugged terrain?
2. Where was Colonel Johnson when he issued the command to take the mountain the next morning?
3. When was Ira arrested for the 55th time?
4. How many Japanese soldiers attacked John Bradley screaming "Banzai"?
5. Who continued to follow the lives of the three remaining flag raisers?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Rene reveal to the army after being identified as a flag raiser, and who threatened him?
2. What did Jack Bradley do when he returned home in "Chapter Fourteen: Antigo" and "Chapter Fifteen: Coming Home"?
3. What never happened again after the ceremony for the unveiling of the Arlington statue?
4. What happened when Mike and others dove into a foxhole in "Chapter Thirteen: We Gave Our Today"?
5. What was the process like for processing film according to "Chapter 12: Myths"?
6. What message did the Potsdam Declaration send to Japan?
7. What happened to Ira in December 1954?
8. What did the Easy Company do under the charge of Captain Severance?
9. How was the war chest described at the start of "Chapter Sixteen: The Bond Tour" and "Chapter Seventeen: A Conflict of Honor"?
10. What did the Wall Street broker-dealer organization announce during the war bond drive?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the role that mothers played in the lives of the six flag raisers.
Essay Topic 2
Examine why Pearl Harbor was known as the "day that will live in infamy," and the meaning of this statement.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the influence of religion on the young soldiers and their families in Flags of Our Fathers.
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