War Heroes: Voices From Iraq

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War Heroes: Voices from Iraq is a collection of ten true stories of real-life war heroes from Iraq, written by renowned American non-fiction writer Allan Zullo and published in 2009. What can you tell us about the book?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    After September 11, how did Montoya respond to his choice to go back to war?
    • A. 

      He didn't want to go because of his family.

    • B. 

      He refused to go.

    • C. 

      He did not hesitate. He went.

    • D. 

      He told his captain he'd rather serve in America.

    • E. 

      He laughed.

  • 2. 
    What does IED stand for?
    • A. 

      Interpersonal Extracative Detonators

    • B. 

      Improvised Explosive Devices

    • C. 

      Invented Educational Deportations

    • D. 

      International Empirical Department

    • E. 

      Interdenominational Experts Deferred

  • 3. 
    How did Mike treat the enemy insurgents when they were wounded?
    • A. 

      Kicked them around

    • B. 

      Shot them until dead

    • C. 

      Laughed at them

    • D. 

      Tortured them

    • E. 

      Helped them

  • 4. 
    If Martinez hadn't used the enemy RPG to blow up the guesthouse, who might have died?
    • A. 

      Jaramillo

    • B. 

      Himself

    • C. 

      Gardner

    • D. 

      Garcia

    • E. 

      Tardif

  • 5. 
    What happened to Parello right after Rubio told him to get away from the wall?
    • A. 

      He was shot and died immediately.

    • B. 

      The wall blew up, sending them flying.

    • C. 

      The entire area was bombed, trapping both of them.

    • D. 

      He ran out of ammunition.

    • E. 

      He had a heart attack but lived.

  • 6. 
    What did Camp have to go through to help Dixon?
    • A. 

      Enemy fire

    • B. 

      A mine field

    • C. 

      Fire

    • D. 

      A series of unfortunate events

    • E. 

      A river filled with alligators

  • 7. 
    What is a "leatherneck"?
    • A. 

      An Iraqi

    • B. 

      A soldier

    • C. 

      A type of gun

    • D. 

      A type of explosive

    • E. 

      An army dog

  • 8. 
    Which is not a reason the Kiowa Warrior helicopter isn't respected by many army pilots?
    • A. 

      Its weapons don't swivel

    • B. 

      It's ugly

    • C. 

      Its low-powered

    • D. 

      Its the same model a TV station uses

    • E. 

      It's small

  • 9. 
    Which of the heroes in the book know how to box?
    • A. 

      Montoya

    • B. 

      Workman

    • C. 

      Hill

    • D. 

      Camp

    • E. 

      Malmberg

  • 10. 
    What did Hill do when taking fire while in the helicopter?
    • A. 

      Stayed as long as she could then ejected.

    • B. 

      Moved closer and fired back.

    • C. 

      Jumped out

    • D. 

      Dropped bombs on the enemy

    • E. 

      Flew back to base and radioed for help

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