Short Essay Questions
The 60 short essay questions listed in this section require a one to two sentence answer. They ask students to demonstrate a deeper understanding of the text. Students must describe what they've read, rather than just recall it.
Short Essay Question - Part 1, The Crew: Chapters 1-3
1. Briefly describe the main character, Jack Raab.
2. Explain why Jack wants to join the Army Air Corps.
3. Describe how Jack enlists in the Army Air Corps.
4. Analyze Jack and Chuckie's relationship; how does Jack feel about Chuckie?
5. Recall from the text how Jack reacts his first time up in the air.
6. Describe and briefly analyze how Jack feels about the war in Part 1, Chapters 1-3.
7. Explain how Jack...
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