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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. What was the name of the village doctor who was among the villagers who found Marcus in Chapter 9?
2. With his last words, Axe asked Marcus to do what?
(a) Tell his wife he loved her.
(b) Tell his mom he loved her.
(c) Adopt his dog.
(d) Ask his dad for forgiveness.
3. Marcus used an infrared strobe light and the laser from what to signal the regular U.S. flyby in Chapter 8?
(a) His shotgun.
(b) His keychain.
(c) His rangefinder.
(d) His rifle.
4. One day the villagers called out to Marcus excitedly because they had seen what, in Chapter 11?
(a) A parachute.
(b) A shooting star.
(c) A fighter plane.
(d) A military convoy.
5. The term Geneva Convention denotes the agreements of what year, negotiated in the aftermath of the Second World War?
Short Answer Questions
1. By what month had many people in Marcus's hometown lost hope in Chapter 10?
2. Marcus' father was a veteran of what war?
3. Who insisted that helicopters would come, then took Marcus out of the village into the mountains in Chapter 11?
4. Marcus was given shelter by friendly tribesmen from what village in the narrative?
5. When the battle was over in Chapter 8, Marcus couldn't stand because of what reason?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did Marcus and his men encounter goatherds in Chapter 7? What ethical dilemma did the team face?
2. What did Marcus do in order to mark his location to rescuers in Chapter 11? Why was finding a way out of the village important?
3. What happened when Marcus was taken into the village in Chapter 10? Who came and interrogated him?
4. In what ways did the villagers show generosity in protecting Marcus in Chapter 11? How did he attempt to repay them?
5. Who did Marcus encounter relating to his mission in Chapter 11? What did he do?
6. When was Marcus taken to a cave by the villagers in Chapter 10? How does he describe the experience?
7. Who helped hide Marcus from the Taliban fighters in Chapter 11? What discovery did he make of the villagers?
8. What happened after Marcus and his team released the goatherds in Chapter 7? What led to gunfire erupting?
9. In what physical and emotional state was Marcus following the battle in Chapter 8?
10. Where did Marcus and his team members head after landing in Chapter 7?
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