|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Danny died in whose arms in Chapter 8?
2. Back at the ranch, over how many people had gathered in Chapter 10?
3. Who insisted that helicopters would come, then took Marcus out of the village into the mountains in Chapter 11?
4. At the end of Chapter 8, as he lay hidden, Marcus killed how many Taliban fighters who could have found him?
5. Marcus refused to drink from the river because of what, in Chapter 9?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who told the men to fall back in the beginning of Chapter 8? How was Marcus saved by a fallen log in the chapter?
2. Where did Marcus and his team members head after landing in Chapter 7?
3. Who reassured Marcus's mother in Chapter 11? What did he tell her?
4. 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?
5. Who helped hide Marcus from the Taliban fighters in Chapter 11? What discovery did he make of the villagers?
6. How does the author describe Danny's death in Chapter 8?
7. What happened when Marcus was taken into the village in Chapter 10? Who came and interrogated him?
8. Who did Marcus encounter relating to his mission in Chapter 11? What did he do?
9. What happened after Marcus returned to the village from the caves in Chapter 10?
10. How is the atmosphere at Marcus's family's home described in Chapter 11?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe and discuss the actions of the crew aboard the MH-47 and the shooting down of the aircraft in Chapter 8. What weaponry was used in this endeavor? How many men were killed in the helicopter crash? Who were they?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
Describe and discuss Marcus's family home in Texas and the news reports involving Marcus's mission. Why did the news believe the team members to all be dead? Who reached out to the family? Who retained belief that Marcus was alive?
This section contains 889 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)