Short Answer Questions Key
1. Who are the anonymous individuals who make speculations in the first chapter?
Invalids in a sanatorium.
2. Where do the events of the first chapter take place?
In the Alps.
3. About how many deaths are predicted in the first chapter?
Thirty million deaths.
4. When Chapter 2 opens, how long has the war been going on?
5. The characters introduced in Chapter 2 are part of what type of squad?
A reserve squad.
6. What is the squad's duty at night?
To build emergency earthworks.
7. "Trench Tourists" refers to which of the following?
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