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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Who was Moe Berg's driver in Italy in the summer of 1944?
(a) Aldo Icardi.
(b) Joseph Grew.
(c) Walther Bothe.
(d) Paul Scherrer.

2. Edoardo Amaldi told Moe Berg that he should be concerned about a chemist named what?
(a) Roy Spencer.
(b) Walther Bothe.
(c) Tony Calvert.
(d) Charles Owen.

3. When was Ted Williams born?
(a) 1918.
(b) 1907.
(c) 1911.
(d) 1900.

4. The OIAA courted Moe Berg in the spring of what year, often coming to him at the ballpark to discuss his possible role with them?
(a) 1937.
(b) 1935.
(c) 1942.
(d) 1939.

5. What did the OSS become after its dissolution in Chapter 12, "Always Good Company"?
(a) The USS.
(b) The USO.
(c) The SSU.
(d) The ASU.

Short Answer Questions

1. When did Moe Berg first make his way to Italy on a mission for the U.S. Government?

2. When the OSS was formed, it was styled after what intelligence operation in England?

3. Who was the wartime head of the OSS?

4. How long was Dom DiMaggio's baseball career?

5. Edoardo Amaldi told Moe Berg that the Italians could not build an atomic bomb for what reason?

Short Essay Questions

1. What was the U.S. Government's principle concern over the German scientist described in Chapter 10, "Remus Heads for Rome"?

2. What impression did Moe Berg's Japan films have on the OSS in Chapter 9, "Southern Junket"?

3. Where did Moe Berg travel in the spring of 1944 for the OSS in Chapter 11, "A Perfect Spy"?

4. How did Moe Berg obtain information about Walther Bothe in Chapter 11, "A Perfect Spy"? What did he learn about Italian and German atomic resources?

5. Why was Moe Berg sent to Zurich in Chapter 12, "Always Good Company"? What did he learn about Joliot-Curie there?

6. When did the CIA offer Moe Berg a contract in Chapter 13, "A Life Without Calendar"? How was his relationship with the CIA?

7. Who established the OIAA in Chapter 9, "Southern Junket"? What was its purpose?

8. Who did Moe Berg visit in January of 1946 in Chapter 12, "Always Good Company? What was his objective in the visit?

9. For whom did Moe Berg play in the 1935 season? How is his performance described in Chapter 8, "Mr. Berg, You've Been Brilliant"?

10. What scientist did Moe Berg meet first in Rome in Chapter 11, "A Perfect Spy"?

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