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This test consists of 15 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
Directions: Circle the correct answer.
1. Why does Deke Slayton officially retire from the Air Force one year short of being eligible for his 20-year pension
a) The Air Force no longer wants Slayton to work with NASA.
b) The Air Force decides to ground Slayton permanently.
c) Slayton wants to move to Alabama with his wife.
d) The Air Force wants Slayton to train Yeager.
2. Which astronaut is scheduled for the next space flight?
a) Alan Shepard.
b) Gus Grissom.
c) John Glenn.
d) Deke Slayton.
3. How many kills does Yeager have by the end of World War II?
a) 13 1/2.
c) 5 1/2.
4. What is the one sound that test pilots' wives are most...
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