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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Prince Mikasa Takahito wrote a confessional report about Japanese atrocities that was buried for decades. In what year does Takahito's report emerge?
2. Chang states that her parents are the kind that most people only dream of, and that they are all BUT WHICH of the following?
3. After the massacre, what is the estimated financial damage to public property in Nanking?
(a) $836 million.
(b) $90 thousand.
(c) $200 million.
(d) $140 thousand.
4. During the IMTFE trials, the court determines that what ratio of prisoners of war die under the Japanese?
(b) One in three.
(c) One in one hundred.
(d) One in twenty-five.
5. After Minnie Vautrin returns to the United States, she repeatedly attempts suicide. On what date does she finally succeed in ending her life?
(a) April 22, 1943.
(b) July 9, 1940.
(c) May 14, 1941.
(d) October 3, 1945.
6. Which of the following newsreel reporters are NOT on board when the USS Panay is attacked?
(a) Eric Mayell.
(b) Normal Alley.
(c) Jean Marie Lutes.
(d) Sandro Sandri.
7. After the massacre, the Japanese create a new government in Nanking. On what date is the Nanking Self-Government Committee created?
(a) January 1.
(b) January 20.
(c) December 28.
(d) February 6.
8. In "The Occupation of Nanking," the Japanese use all BUT WHICH of the following tools to break open bank vaults?
(a) Acetylene torches.
(c) Hand grenades.
(d) Pistol shots.
9. One of the diary writers in "What the World Knew" is able to take several reels of film and smuggle them out of Nanking on which date?
(a) January 19.
(b) December 16.
(c) November 26.
(d) March 20.
10. Which organization pays for Chang's trips to Asia?
(a) National Archives.
(b) Institute of Modern History.
(c) Yale Divinity School.
(d) Pacific Cultural Foundation.
11. In 1941, the Japanese army launched a campaign of terror in northern China. What was the population of northern China prior to this campaign?
(a) 25 million.
(b) 105 million.
(c) 16 million.
(d) 44 million.
12. After his trial, Hisao is executed in a manner that many of the Nanking survivors believe to be much more humane than anything he'd done to his victims. How is Hisao executed?
(a) Firing squad.
(b) Lethal injection.
13. According to Chang in "The Forgotten Holocaust," what is one of the most sinister parts of Japanese education?
(a) Grueling exams.
(b) Long school hours.
(c) Textbook censorship.
(d) Rigid discipline.
14. In what month during "The Occupation of Nanking" do the Japanese open a facility for medical experiments on Nanking residents?
15. One of the most high-profile trials described in chapter eight is for Tani Hisao. What military position does Hisao hold during the Rape of Nanking?
(a) Major General of 9th division.
(b) Lieutenant General of 6th division.
(c) Colonel of 5th division.
(d) Second Lieutenant of 4th division.
Short Answer Questions
1. In "The Forgotten Holocaust," during what year does Ishihara Shintaro give an interview stating that there was no massacre in Nanking?
2. "The Fate of the Survivors" states that many of the victims of Nanking continue to suffer all BUT WHICH of the following?
3. The Epilogue states that Japanese aviators sprayed fleas carrying plague germs over all BUT WHICH of the following cities?
4. Which of the following individuals is the minister for international trade who announces that Japan never intended to invade other Asian countries during "The Forgotten Holocaust"?
5. In what year during "The Fate of the Survivors" do seizures and a mental collapse force Robert Wilson to leave Nanking for Santa Barbara, California?
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