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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Pinkville used to be a what?
2. To what does O'Brien liken Johansen's leaving Alpha Company?
3. What new job does O'Brien finally earn at the end of August?
4. Which of the following is the best antonym to the term lewd?
5. What do some of the soldiers give to the dying female Viet Cong soldier?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write an essay comparing Captain Smith and Major Callicles. In what ways are they similar? In what ways are they different? Which character do you believe you are most like? Why? Use specific examples from the text to support your writing.
Essay Topic 2
Write an essay describing how you are similar to O'Brien. Use many complete details and include a personal response as to why you feel that way.
Essay Topic 3
Write an essay describing what you believe is the most courageous act within the novel. Why do you consider this the most courageous act? What was the most cowardly act of the novel? Why do you consider this the most cowardly act?
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