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If I Die in a Combat Zone, Box Me Up and Ship Me Home Test | Final Test - Hard

Tim O'Brien
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Final Test - Hard

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This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following ways is not one of the ways O'Brien and Bates get through the holidays?



2. What happens to Alpha Company as they are half way across the marsh?



3. Courage without wisdom is what, according to O'Brien's interpretation of Plato?



4. Who orders the village to be searched after they find a Viet Cong rifle?



5. Which of the following is not an accurate description of guerrilla warfare?



Essay Topics

Write about the character Mad Mark. Include an explanation for his behavior with the Vietnamese he came across throughout this time in Alpha Company. Do you believe his actions throughout the novel were justified or unjustified? Why or why not?

Describe the changes O'Brien went through throughout all of his time in Vietnam. In what ways did he become a better person? In what ways was he too hard on himself? Use specific examples from the novel to support your answer.

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.

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