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Tim O'Brien
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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. In which of the following wars did O'Brien's parents serve?
(a) WWII
(b) Vietnam
(c) WWI
(d) Korea

2. What type of narration is this chapter?
(a) Allegorical
(b) First Person
(c) Biographical
(d) Third Person

3. On which peninsula does chapter eleven occur?
(a) Malay
(b) My Lai
(c) Indochinese
(d) Batangan

4. Which of the following is the best synonym for disdain as it is used in the following sentence? He looks with disdain on those that flourish in basic training.
(a) Despise
(b) Scorn
(c) Turns nose up at
(d) Respect

5. What is the name of the lake which O'Brien likes to ride around?
(a) Nasser
(b) Tanganyika
(c) Okabena
(d) Nyasa

Short Answer Questions

1. Who warned Alpha Company of an incoming explosive ordinance?

2. Why can't O'Brien sleep?

3. What does O'Brien struggle with throughout the summer?

4. What is the name of O'Brien's company?

5. Which of the following is true about O'Brien's parents?

Short Essay Questions

1. Describe the message O'Brien wishes to convey through chapter ten.

2. What do the members of Alpha Company do that is ignoring the orders from their officers?

3. What are the soldiers constantly fighting to find?

4. Why does the Chaplain disappoint O'Brien?

5. How does O'Brien spend his last summer before starting basic training?

6. Why didn't O'Brien sign up for two years?

7. After he starts his interest in politics, what does O'Brien begin to do?

8. In what way do Erik and O'Brien catch the attention of the drill sergeant?

9. Describe O'Brien's childhood and adolescence.

10. How does O'Brien obtain his passport and shot records?

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