|Name: _________________________||Period: ___________________|
This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. When Craig returns home in Chapter 7, who greets him?
2. In Chapter 1, what do the three Hueys do when they land at camp?
3. In Chapter 2, what does Denn plan to do with the investment bankers?
4. Why do the chiefs meet after the missile crisis?
5. In Chapter 5, who does Lowell meet with at Brockley Air Force Base?
Short Essay Questions
1. In Chapter 2, what complications arise with Cuba?
2. How does Lowell try to get on Lemper's good side when they first meet?
3. In Chapter 5, how do the other characters react to Harke's dismissal?
4. What are the first things Craig sees when he visits his new apartment in Chapter 7?
5. How do the Vietnamese thwart attempts of an invasion in Chapter 6?
6. What does Lowell do after talking to Smitherman in Chapter 4?
7. How does Lowell get away with his emergency landing in Chapter 3?
8. In Chapter 3, what do Jiggs and Boone explain to the other men?
9. What does Lowell do when he is told he can't land at MacDill in Chapter 2?
10. Why is Foo Two attacked?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast at least two of the characters' feelings toward the military and service.
Essay Topic 2
Is there an antagonist in this novel? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
How does the author use actual historical facts in this novel? How does this technique affect the novel?
This section contains 573 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)