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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where is the Tam Ky province located?
(a) East Vietnam.
(b) South Vietnam.
(c) North Vietnam.
(d) West Vietnam.
2. Which officer commands a platoon along with Downs?
3. Two soldiers are hit by a land mine after walking through a _____.
(c) Village hut.
(d) Rice paddy.
4. Who returns to help with the mission?
5. How is the attacking NVA officer killed?
6. How many men are injured by a land mine at this time?
7. The area is now abandoned but had once been a thriving area for which type of product?
(a) Dairy cows.
(b) Goats milk.
8. How is Downs spared from being caught and killed?
(a) An aide pulls Downs away.
(b) An officer shoots the trap operator.
(c) Downs jumps out of the way.
(d) The trap fails.
9. Downs accidentally steps on what type of a trap?
10. The men are attacked by an ambush shaped to resemble which letter?
11. The troops are flown farther north near what large body of water?
(a) Mekong River.
(b) Red River Delta.
(c) South China Sea.
(d) Gulf of Tonkin.
12. The troops move forward making their way through all but which of the following?
13. On what date does the platoon return to the bridge?
(a) December 25th.
(b) December 21st.
(c) December 23rd.
(d) December 22nd.
14. What does Downs do to pass the time?
(a) Watches TV.
(c) Plays with the local children.
15. The _____ platoon of Alpha Company meets up with Downs' troops.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many Vietcong were shot and killed by soldiers in the helicopter?
2. Downs begins to think about going to ____ school.
3. Downs wants to leave the area but is ordered to stay by _______.
4. Downs sees a large trailer that belongs to which person?
5. The plan entails going to a local ____ to ambush the Vietcong.
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