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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part IV, Chapters 6-11.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. According to mailer in Chapter 1, which of the following qualities is definitely not necessary in a protagonist for the story of the March?
(a) He should be a nonpartisan.
(b) He should be an observer.
(c) He should have participated.
(d) He should be an organizer.

2. Which character in Chapter 3 is astounded by the fact that the papers were kind to Mailer's performance and not his?
(a) Dwight Macdonald.
(b) Ed de Grazia.
(c) Paul Goodman.
(d) Robert Lowell.

3. From what neighborhood in New York are the acquaintances Mailer encounters in Occaquan?
(a) Hell's Kitchen.
(b) Murray Hill.
(c) Upper East Side.
(d) Greenwich Village.

4. What does one of the older gentlemen tell a young black man who gets overly angry in Chapter 4?
(a) To just go home.
(b) To lead the way to the Pentagon.
(c) To have a swig of scotch.
(d) To speak to one of the monitors.

5. How does Mailer signal that he wants to be arrested at the beginning of Chapter 6?
(a) He crosses a rope line.
(b) He throws a can at a police cruiser.
(c) He punches an MP.
(d) He lays prostrate on the ground.

Short Answer Questions

1. In Chapter 2, what does Mailer specifically not want done to him at the protest, should the police sweep in?

2. How many days in jail is Mailer sentenced to in Chapter 9?

3. On what day of the week is the march taking place?

4. What word best describes the collective mood of the protesters at the beginning of Chapter 4?

5. In Chapter 1, what does Mailer determine is the goal of an invasion of the Pentagon?

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