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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. What is the name of the town where the American base was near the village in Chapter 11?
2. Marcus' brother was what?
3. Who remained insistent that Marcus was alive in Chapter 10?
4. Marcus rigged up his radio emergency beacon and left it where in Chapter 11?
5. Mikey was shot through the chest, and Axe was shot where in Chapter 8?
Short Essay Questions
1. What was delivered by parachute to the village in Chapter 11? Why were the villagers unable to secure anything useful?
2. What happened when Marcus was taken into the village in Chapter 10? Who came and interrogated him?
3. How is Marcus's family's plight described in Chapter 9? What was being reported in the news about the mission?
4. In what ways did the villagers show generosity in protecting Marcus in Chapter 11? How did he attempt to repay them?
5. What happened after Marcus fell down the mountainside in Chapter 7? How was he reunited with his team?
6. Who reassured Marcus's mother in Chapter 11? What did he tell her?
7. Who did Marcus encounter relating to his mission in Chapter 11? What did he do?
8. 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?
9. In what physical and emotional state was Marcus following the battle in Chapter 8?
10. What plan did Marcus and the villagers develop in order to reach the military base in Chapter 10? What was Marcus treated with for pain?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss BUD/S training. What does BUD/S stand for? What does the training entail? What were Marcus's experience in BUD/S like? What led up to Hell Week for the trainees? How many quit?
Essay Topic 2
Describe Marcus's training at Fort Benning, the Eighteenth Delta Force, Fort Bragg and Panama City. What did Marcus become certified in through this training? Also discuss the impact of the World Trade Center attacks on September 11, 2001. How did this event affect Marcus and his view of the military?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Marcus's family ranch in Texas. How did Marcus's father relate to his sons? What did Marcus learn about finance through the oil industry? Where was Marcus's twin brother when he was deployed to Afghanistan? How close was he with his brother?
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