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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who was assigned by Stout to assist the newest U.S. Ninth Army Monuments officer, Walter “Hutch” Huchthausen, in December of 1944?
(a) Sheldon Keck.
(b) Jacques Jaujard.
(c) Lamont Moore.
(d) George A. Taylor.
2. When did Captain Walker Hancock join George Stout on a mission to visit a repository that held Dutch masterpieces and an original Rembrandt and to arrange for the protection of the works?
(a) October 10, 1944.
(b) June 6, 1944.
(c) March 6, 1944.
(d) September 16, 1944.
3. The Madonna of La Gleize was moved to the cellar of whose house following the Battle of the Bulge?
(a) Albrecht Dürer’s house.
(b) Monsieur George’s house.
(c) Sheldon Keck’s house.
(d) Rose Valland’s house.
4. Part I: "The Mission," Chapter 5 describes events in North Africa at what time?
(a) October, 1944.
(b) October, 1942.
(c) June, 1939.
(d) January, 1943.
5. For what factory did Harry Ettlinger work to support his family while he was still in high school?
(a) Schmidt Manufacturing.
(b) Weimar Manufacturing.
(c) Schultz Manufacturing.
(d) Shiman Manufacturing.
6. The First Reich refers to what empire?
(a) The Holy Roman Empire.
(b) The Nazi Empire.
(c) The Greek Empire.
(d) The Egyptian Empire.
7. In what year did a Jewish merchant named Seligmann establish himself in Karlsruhe, according to the author in Part I: “The Mission,” Chapter 1?
8. When did the Battle of Aachen take place?
(a) October 2-21, 1944.
(b) December 12-18, 1944.
(c) March 12-20, 1944.
(d) September 1-12, 1943.
9. What does “MFAA” stand for?
(a) Metropolitan Financial Account Activities.
(b) Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives.
(c) Monuments, Final Acts, and Associations.
(d) Monuments of the Fair Act Association.
10. In what year was Harry Ettlinger “banned from the local sports association,” according to the author in Part I: “The Mission,” Chapter 1?
11. After the Allied victory at Saint-Lô, who was the former schoolteacher and popular officer whose body was wrapped in an American flag and hoisted atop the ruins of the church of Sainte-Croix?
(a) Major Ronald Edmund Balfour.
(b) Colonel George A. Taylor.
(c) Major Tom Howie.
(d) Second Lieutenant James J. Rorimer.
12. When did Major Ronald Edmund Balfour arrive at the cathedral in Bruges to assess the damage by the looting Germans?
(a) September 16, 1944.
(b) October 10, 1944.
(c) June 6, 1944.
(d) March 6, 1944.
13. How old was Private First Class Lincoln Kirstein in December of 1944?
14. What was the name of Walker Hancock’s wife?
15. It was March of what year when the Germans annexed Austria?
Short Answer Questions
1. When was the city of Karlsruhe, Germany, established?
2. On what date was Harry Ettlinger’s nineteenth birthday?
3. What is the title of Part II: “Northern Europe,” Chapter 21?
4. What does “LST” stand for?
5. Where was George Stout from?
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