Naples '44 Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What method of transportation does Lewis use on his sight-seeing trip to Capaccio?
(a) Car.
(b) Tank.
(c) Motorcycle.
(d) Jeep.

2. Lewis and his companions enter the catacombs behind San Gennaro on reports that German SS officers are hidden there. How many galleries are in this catacomb?
(a) 12.
(b) 4.
(c) 3.
(d) 8.

3. When Lewis winds up in the American Evacuation Hospital he is ill with a re-infection of which of the following illnesses?
(a) Cholera.
(b) Malaria.
(c) Typhus.
(d) Dysentery.

4. During Lewis' time in the American Evacuation Hospital, he is frequently disturbed by what noise a few hundred yards away?
(a) Rockets.
(b) Mortars.
(c) Panzers.
(d) Howitzers.

5. As Lewis passes through Naples on his way back to his unit after his illness, what does he say is the general mood of the Italian civilians?
(a) Indifference.
(b) Anger.
(c) Indignation.
(d) Frustration.

6. In "January 1944" which of the following is NOT a small town outside Naples also included in the list of Lewis' responsibilities?
(a) Casoria.
(b) Cicciano.
(c) Afragola.
(d) Aversa.

7. When discussing Neapolitans' odd superstitions and views on good/bad luck, Lewis notes that they believe a house suffers from the evil eye; what is the house number?
(a) Number 15.
(b) Number 12.
(c) Number 3.
(d) Number 6.

8. When investigating a local vendetta, which of the following is the prison Lewis visits for the case?
(a) Lo Scalzo.
(b) Poggio Reale.
(c) Ingeniere Crespi.
(d) Antonio Priore.

9. In Naples, Lewis finds several respectable-looking women who have turned to prostitution to support themselves. What do the women charge for their services?
(a) Clothing.
(b) Food.
(c) Lire.
(d) Water.

10. What is the name of the plaza where the Palace is located, in which Lewis' unit is installed when he reunites with them in Naples?
(a) Piazza Dante.
(b) Piazza Venezia.
(c) Piazza Navona.
(d) Piazza Vittoria.

11. Lewis is invited to a dinner party that features a spaghetti-eating contest; which of the following individuals is said to have introduced the classic method for this competition?
(a) Fernando.
(b) Nola.
(c) Acerra.
(d) Visco.

12. When Lewis discusses Neapolitan vendettas he says that which of the following individuals told him about this, or else he would not know?
(a) Lo Scalzo.
(b) Poggio Reale.
(c) Ingeniere Crespi.
(d) Antonio Priore.

13. When thieves raid the Field Security Office at Castellammare castle to steal wheels off vehicles, how high are the walls they have to climb to do so?
(a) 60 ft.
(b) 10 ft.
(c) 30 ft.
(d) 20 ft.

14. In the final entry for "January 1944" Lewis says that how many operational maps are found in a warehouse, where civilians are about to use them to make a fire?
(a) 28.
(b) 35.
(c) 12.
(d) 42.

15. As the book ends and Lewis prepares to leave Naples, he mentions that he hopes he will at least have time to see which of the following individuals before he leaves?
(a) Frazer.
(b) Lola.
(c) Lattarullo.
(d) Albano.

Short Answer Questions

1. Lewis notes in his November 25, 1943 entry that there is an aversion in Italy to bothering which of the following species of bird?

2. When discussing incredible feats of piracy, Lewis says that what objects have been stolen from the region of Agropoli?

3. On September 19, 1944 Lewis decides to set up a checkpoint three miles out of town, across which river?

4. An informant, Prince A, visits the soldiers with his 24-year old sister to ask if they can arrange for her to enter an army brothel; what is the girl's name?

5. After receiving the supposed good-luck cloth, Lewis hears that Americans from which division have orders to beat ANY Germans to death, even those who surrender?

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