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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Why are the men stuck for a couple of days on the island of Bougainville?
(a) Plane repairs.
(b) Out of fuel.
(c) Bad weather.
(d) Rest and relaxation.
2. What gift had Joe given Liat which Bloody Mary throws at him?
(a) A shawl.
(b) A purse.
(c) A bottle of perfume.
(d) A watch.
3. Who is the nun who prepares a meal at the hospital?
(a) Sister Clement.
(b) Sister Aurelia.
(c) Sister Caroline.
(d) Sister Carmelita.
4. Who is Liat supposed to marry?
(a) Joe Cable.
(b) An island boy.
(c) Larry Peterson.
(d) Jacques Benoit.
5. What item of Luther Billis' fascinates Tony Fry?
(b) Hawaiian shirt.
(c) Shark's teeth.
(d) Boar's tusk.
6. During this frantic period of time the men are working _______ hours each week.
7. What is so dangerous about the way Bus has to land the plane at Segi Point?
(a) It has no wheels.
(b) They are almost out of fuel.
(c) There is really dense fog.
(d) There is a monsoon.
8. What article of clothing is Bus noted for wearing?
(a) Red socks.
(b) Bomber jacket.
(c) Aviator cap.
(d) Mickey Mouse watch.
9. What kind of mission are Tony, the narrator and Bus on?
(a) First aid.
(d) Looking for whiskey.
10. The airstrip in #133 is under the command of _________________.
(a) Commander Watson.
(b) Commander Hall.
(c) Commander Hoag.
(d) Commander Johnson.
11. With what fabric does Latouche make a wedding dress?
(b) Parachute silk.
12. The men are told that they will lead the next strike on ____________.
13. Who is the pilot who lands on the new airstrip after his plane is damaged in a dogfight?
(a) Bus Adams.
(b) Eddie Franks.
(c) Joe Mitchell.
(d) Jonathan Cole.
14. How do the men spend Christmas Day?
(d) Writing letters.
15. Where does Joe take Liat to lunch?
(a) A cave.
(b) A cafe.
(c) The beach.
(d) The hospital.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Joe find it difficult to write a letter to his fiance?
2. The drug Atabrine is also used as _______________.
3. What item does Bloody Mary sell to Americans?
4. What is a major source of American casualties during the South Pacific campaign?
5. Who is Bloody Mary's daughter that had sex with Joe Cable?
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