Ctk Daidone Aqwf Chapter 2

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  • 1. 
    The main character, Paul, is…
    • A. 

      British

    • B. 

      French

    • C. 

      German

    • D. 

      American

  • 2. 
    What is it that Paul and the other soldiers want from Kemmerich when he is in the hospital?
    • A. 

      His boots

    • B. 

      His watch

    • C. 

      His food

    • D. 

      His girlfriend

  • 3. 
    How would you describe Paul’s attitude toward the adults back home in his country?
    • A. 

      Respectful

    • B. 

      Loving

    • C. 

      Resentful and angry

    • D. 

      No feelings one way or the other

  • 4. 
    Who was the hard-driving corporal who trained the troops in boot camp?
    • A. 

      Duval

    • B. 

      Tjaden

    • C. 

      Himmelstoss

    • D. 

      Kantorek

  • 5. 
    What is special about Kat?
    • A. 

      He has an uncanny ability to find food when supplies are thin.

    • B. 

      He is particularly good at keeping the men out of battle when other parts of the battalion are sent to fight.

    • C. 

      He is able to convince the officers to leave the men alone during prolonged rest periods.

    • D. 

      He has the ability to perform a perfect imitation of the commanding officer’s voice.

  • 6. 
     As a young student before the war, Paul used to write:
    • A. 

      Poems

    • B. 

      In his journal

    • C. 

      Short stories

    • D. 

      His auto-biography

  • 7. 
    Who says, “only facts are real and important to us”?
    • A. 

      Kat

    • B. 

      Franz

    • C. 

      Paul

    • D. 

      Haie

  • 8. 
    Paul says he and his friends, the younger soldiers, have what to go home to after the war?
    • A. 

      Jobs

    • B. 

      Families

    • C. 

      Girlfriends

    • D. 

      Nothing

  • 9. 
    Before the war, HImmelstoss'a job was as a...
    • A. 

      Postman

    • B. 

      Fireman

    • C. 

      Policeman

    • D. 

      Soldier

  • 10. 
    How does Paul defend Muller’s wish to have Kemmerich’s boots?
    • A. 

      He says if Kemmerich had still needed the boots, Muller wouldn't have asked for them.

    • B. 

      He says Muller's boots are so worn that Muller should have the boots.

    • C. 

      He says that boots are worth a lot of money on the Black Market, so they should split the profits.

    • D. 

      He says if Kemmerich wanted Muller to have the boots, he would have said so.

  • 11. 
    Paul said he and his fellow soldiers also developed the "finest thing that arose out of the war--__________."
    • A. 

      Comradeship

    • B. 

      Protection

    • C. 

      Patriotism

    • D. 

      Self-preservation

  • 12. 
    Paul thinks about the play he was writing, which is lying in his bedroom drawer. The play was about:
    • A. 

      Nature

    • B. 

      His school life

    • C. 

      Saul, a Biblical character

    • D. 

      His mother's struggles with illness

  • 13. 
    What school friends were sent to bootcamp together?
    • A. 

      Kropp, Müller, Kemmerich, and Westhaus

    • B. 

      Kropp, Leer, Kemmerich, and Baumer

    • C. 

      Kropp, Müller, Kemmerich, and Baumer

    • D. 

      Kropp, Katczinsky, Kemmerich, and Baumer

  • 14. 
    When Paul says, "Why is it always the small ones who treat people this way?" he is talking about:
    • A. 

      Kemmerich

    • B. 

      Himmelstoss

    • C. 

      Kantorek

    • D. 

      Hitler

  • 15. 
    Paul and Kropp drop a _____ on Himmelstoss....by accident.
    • A. 

      Latrine bucket

    • B. 

      Heavy steel toed boot

    • C. 

      Pillow

    • D. 

      Parachute

  • 16. 
    Paul sits by Kemmerich's bed. Kemmerich now realizes his leg had been _____ and is depressed.
    • A. 

      Amputated

    • B. 

      Shot

    • C. 

      Put in a cast

    • D. 

      Moved to another building

  • 17. 
    Kemmerich asks Paul to send home his _____ to his mother, if Paul ever finds it.
    • A. 

      Wallet

    • B. 

      Watch

    • C. 

      War medals

    • D. 

      Boots

  • 18. 
    In reaction to his friend's death, Paul goes outside and:
    • A. 

      Screams

    • B. 

      Cries

    • C. 

      Runs

    • D. 

      Prays

  • 19. 
    In Chapter 1, Remarque began to develop one of the book’s major themes by showing Paul’s attitude toward the schoolmaster, Kantorek, and the other members of the older generation who represented authority. Paul’s comments about Himmelstoss and the military discipline continue to develop this theme in Chapter 2. What is this theme?
    • A. 

      The older generation does not understand the younger generation

    • B. 

      That war is not healthy for children and other living things

    • C. 

      That patriotism is more important than self interests

    • D. 

      The questioning of traditional authority of values

  • 20. 
    The mood of the first half of the chapter, which focuses on Himmelstoss, is _____, which contrasts with the _____ mood of the second half, which describes the death of Kemmerich.
    • A. 

      Comic relief, depression

    • B. 

      Authoritative, authoritarian

    • C. 

      Historical, theological

    • D. 

      Glorious, dependent

  • 21. 
    Why does the doctor refuse to come to Kemmerich’s bedside?
    • A. 

      Kemmerich is already dead.

    • B. 

      The doctor is too busy, having already amputated five legs that day.

    • C. 

      He is busy in surgery and can't be disturbed.

    • D. 

      He doesn't refuse. The doctor goes to see Kemmerich.

  • 22. 
    In Chapter 2, Remarque begins to show the reader that the soldiers, especially Paul, are cutting themselves off from their own feelings in order to endure the hardship of war. Cutting ones self off from human feelings shows the soldiers are becoming less:
    • A. 

      Patriotic

    • B. 

      Honorable

    • C. 

      Animalistic

    • D. 

      Humane

  • 23. 
    Kemmerich dies from a relatively light wound that should have been treated and healed. This shows that during war, soldiers in the trenches are:
    • A. 

      Well trained

    • B. 

      Presentable

    • C. 

      Expendable

    • D. 

      Protected

  • 24. 
    After Kemmerich is dead, he is quickly moved from his bed so some patient _____  can be put in his bed.
    • A. 

      Who is sicker that Kemmerich

    • B. 

      Of higher rank than Kemmerich

    • C. 

      Whose leg has also been amputated

    • D. 

      Who is lying on the floor

  • 25. 
    Remarque changed his middle name to honor his:
    • A. 

      Grandmother

    • B. 

      Mother

    • C. 

      Sister

    • D. 

      Teacher

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