All Quiet on the Western Front: War: What Is It Good For? Quiz
Think you’ve got your head wrapped around All Quiet on the Western Front? Put your knowledge to
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Q. What does Paul learn while he is home on leave?
That the war is over
That his parents won the lottery
That his mother has cancer
That his (talking) cat had (talking) kittens
Q. What do the men think of the kaiser?
They are impressed by his power
They are shocked by how handsome he is
They are envious of his boots
They are disappointed that he is so unremarkable
Q. Who is Gérard Duval?
A new recruit Paul befriends
A French soldier whom Paul stabs
A prisoner of war
The German emperor
Q. With what do Paul and Kropp bribe a sergeant-major in order to be placed on the same hospital train?
A chocolate bar that contains a golden ticket
Q. What happens to Kropp?
His leg is amputated
He meets a pretty nurse and lives happily ever after
He is arrested for treason
Q. Which of Paul’s friends deserts from the army?
Q. What is noteworthy about the day Paul died?
It was an extraordinarily quiet, peaceful day
It was many years after the war, when he was an old man
It marked the end of the war
It was Christmas