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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. When did Wolff enroll in a Coast and Geodesic ship?
2. What was Wolff's peculiarity?
3. What writer admired by Wolff did a stint in the Army?
4. Where did Wolff's unit set camp?
5. What were American soldiers forbidden to do?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did Sergeant Benet slide down in his seat?
2. What happened to Sergeant Fisher?
3. What happened in the fall?
4. What did lucky and unlucky jumpers do?
5. What question had been on Wolff's mind for years?
6. What were there so many ways to do in Chapter 4?
7. What rumors were spread regarding the NVA?
8. What did the Vietnamese sergeant catch?
9. What did Wolff do when he was 18 according to Chapter 2 and what was his experience?
10. What was there always the threat of?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Examine the role and rational behind " military advisers" in Vietnam.
Essay Topic 2
Discuss the reasons why Vietnamese views of American troops would deteriorate at the time of Wolff's presence in Vietnam.
Essay Topic 3
Examine how Communist troops in Vietnam instigated fear in troops and the general population during the Vietnam War.
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