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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Clarke especially fight for to prevent terrorist attacks?
(a) Make execution the only possible terrorist punishment.
(b) Greater collaborative effort from all departments.
(c) Publicize all possible suspects on a nationwide emergency network.
(d) Make it illegal to fund terrorist groups.
2. What does the U.S. assume as they allow the Iraqi troops to withdraw intact?
(a) They will oust Hussein on their own.
(b) An alliance of Shi'a, Sunnis, and Kurds will form.
(c) They will probably convict Hussein for war crimes.
(d) The Shi'a will take over the government.
3. When does Clarke finally allow himself to grieve over the deaths of 9/11?
(a) When he first sits down to write "Against All Enemies."
(b) He doesn't until he retires.
(c) At John O'Neill's funeral.
(d) Not for another month after 9/11.
4. Where is President Bush at the time of the attacks?
(a) A college basketball game at Yale.
(b) A pre-school in Florida.
(c) At a Marine facility in Lousiana.
(d) On vacation in Texas.
5. Why does Mike Fenzel have difficulty hearing the crisis conference in the Situation Room?
(a) The PEOC has bad static in their teleconference monitors.
(b) Fenzel is holed in a cave that has no secure line.
(c) Mrs. Cheney prefers to listen to CNN and Dick Cheney keeps hanging up the phone.
(d) Dick Cheney will not allow him to.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Cheney promise the Saudi King as a liaison of President George H.W. Bush?
2. Of the following, which military action does NOT occur?
3. What does Iran continue to do despite U.S. sanctions on them?
4. What is the first thing Clarke does upon hearing the news of the World Trade Center?
5. What must Cheney and his team convince the Saudi King?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Iraq's attack on Kuwait concern the U.S. and other nations? What are the countries fearful of?
2. Compare and contrast alliances and enemies from the Reagan administration and George H.W. Bush's administration.
3. What is the conversation between Watson from the FBI and Clarke on a secure line concerning the 9/11 terrorists during the counter-terrorism security group (CSG) meeting? Why does Watson want this conversation on a secure line and not in teleconference with all the other groups?
4. Give a briefing as Clarke does to Bush when they have a teleconference meeting for the first time after the attacks. What happened the morning of 9/11? What are the "Response Actions?"
5. How does Usama bin Laden become involved in the efforts of Afghanistan?
6. What are the pros/cons of strengthening the relationship with Israel?
7. Explain the steps and methods the FBI takes to determine the cause of the TWA 800's explosion. What do the FBI and other departments believe the cause is as the investigation progresses?
8. Why does the Saudi Arabian government threaten bin Laden? How does Usama bin Laden remain strong despite these threats?
9. Explain how the U.S. is able to act fast with many of the Arab Nations and allow the U.S. troops to come into their country just previous to the Persian Gulf War.
10. Why does the U.S. send Marine forces into Lebanon? What does Reagan tell the administration, and why?
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