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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why does Atabrine Benny take Joe to Bali Ha'i?
(a) To fly a mission.
(b) To buy whiskey.
(c) To be with Liat.
(d) To send messages.
2. What ceremony takes place on the island of Vanicoro?
(a) Harvest god ceremony.
(b) Sacred pig ceremony.
(c) Funeral pyre.
(d) Sun god ceremony.
3. Joe is caught between his orders to shut down Bloody Mary's business and _______________.
(a) buying whiskey.
(b) seeing Liat.
(c) going AWOL.
(d) smuggling drugs.
4. During this frantic period of time the men are working _______ hours each week.
5. Who is Latouche's sister?
6. To whom does Paul write a letter describing his life-threatening experience?
(a) His mother.
(b) His wife.
(c) His girlfriend.
(d) His commanding officer.
7. What does a ship's officer tell other men about Captain Kelley's daughter?
(a) She died in a car accident.
(b) She was homecoming queen.
(c) She flunked out of college.
(d) She got pregnant by an Army flier.
8. Who is the Marine who is tasked with shutting down Bloody Mary's business?
(a) Lt. Mark Ellsberg.
(b) Lt. Joe Cable.
(c) Lt. Sam Wyatt.
(d) Lt. Eddie Ronson.
9. How is Commander Hoag killed?
(a) Air attack.
(b) Land mine.
(c) Friendly fire.
(d) Japanese grenade.
10. Bus compares Captain Kelley to ______________.
(a) Captain Cook.
(b) Captain Hook.
(c) Captain Blood.
(d) Captain Bligh.
11. What do the men consider putting on top of the airstrip to give it a tighter, smoother top?
(c) Live coral.
12. What is painted on the side of the plane that Bus Adams flies?
(a) Naked women.
(c) Beer bottles.
(d) U.S. flag.
13. Who is Bill Harbison's wife?
14. Why does Joe find it difficult to write a letter to his fiance?
(a) He thinks of Liat.
(b) He is ill.
(c) He no longer wants to marry her.
(d) He is frightened.
15. Which of the French sisters ends up pregnant?
Short Answer Questions
1. From what city does Captain Kelley come?
2. How does Captain Kelley's daughter die?
3. For what is the island of Bali ha'i known?
4. Who becomes Latouche's new boyfriend because he can talk about Paris, plus he is not married?
5. The narrator is an officer at a _______________.
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