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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 6, p. 180 – 211.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is it that Kien wants most when he returns from war to Hanoi?
(a) To open a shop
(b) To see Phuong
(c) To see his father again
(d) To start work
2. Where did Kien meet Phuong?
(a) In army training
(b) After the war
(c) At school
(d) On the battlefield
3. Why is it called the Jungle of Screaming Souls?
(a) Because of the terrible battles that were fought there
(b) Because of the monkeys that live there
(c) Because of an ancient legend associated with that area
(d) Because of the high winds in the area
4. Why is Kien afraid to miss his train?
(a) He wants to fight
(b) Everyone will think he is a deserter
(c) He doesn't want to let down his father's expectations
(d) He wants to leave Phuong behind
5. What was the first occasion that Kien had been drunk?
(a) After his sixteenth birthday
(b) After the train got bombed
(c) After the fighting at Saigon aiport
(d) After the air raid in Hanoi
Short Answer Questions
1. Why did the American government go to War in Vietnam?
2. What is Kien's primary method to exorcise his guilt about the Vietnamese War?
3. Where is Kien when he starts reliving his experiences?
4. What does Kien worry he should be doing with his writing?
5. In what years was the Vietnam War fought?
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