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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 17, "The Ugly American".
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How does Atkins surprise the committee?
(a) By demonstrating a long handled broom
(b) By telling them the Communists have built a huge road in the jungle that runs the length of the country
(c) By announcing his plans to become communist
(d) By falling asleep during the proceedings
2. Why is he called ugly?
(a) It is his nickname from childhood
(b) His appearance is not attractive
(c) His language is always peppered with obscenities
(d) His feet are unusually large
3. What does MacWhite ask Atkins to do?
(a) Move to Burma
(b) Move to Sarkhan
(c) Leave the room
(d) Return to the United States
4. What are the only expenses of the people assigned to foreign service?
(a) liquor, housing and all travel
(b) clothing, lliquor and bribes
(c) food, liquor, clothes and servants
(d) housing, transportation and food
5. Why don't they jump?
(a) The battle has already been lost
(b) They are afraid of the upcoming battle
(c) MacWhite tells them they cannot go
(d) The parachutes are missing
Short Answer Questions
1. Who is Homer Atkins?
2. What project does MacWhite give Atkins to work on?
3. Who is Hamilton Bridge Upton?
4. Who is Major Monet?
5. What did the placards say about foreign service?
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