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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Chapter 4, how does Howard react to Harke?
2. Why can't Craig resign in Chapter 7?
3. Why does Denn visit a South Dakota farm in Chapter 2?
4. In Chapter 2, what does Denn discuss with the military people?
5. What happens when Lowell's plane approaches MacDill Air Force Base in Chapter 2?
Short Essay Questions
1. How do planes affect the attack on Foo Two in Chapter 1?
2. In Chapter 6, what plans do the Marines make?
3. What is Lowell's room like in Ursula's apartment?
4. In Chapter 5, how do the other characters react to Harke's dismissal?
5. What is happening when Foo Two is attacked?
6. Why is Foo Two attacked?
7. In Chapter 2, what complications arise with Cuba?
8. What is John Denn doing in Chapter 2?
9. How does Craig feel about his injuries in Chapter 1?
10. What are the first things Craig sees when he visits his new apartment in Chapter 7?
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
How is brotherhood a theme in this novel?
Essay Topic 3
How does the author use actual historical facts in this novel? How does this technique affect the novel?
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