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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. Clarke believes the "Caliphate" movement will result in what kind of society?
(a) A freer society with greater religious understanding.
(b) A government run with corruption and by fundamentalists.
(c) A step backward to times before segregation of church and state.
(d) A repressive 14th century literalist theocracy.

2. Of the following, which military action does NOT occur?
(a) The Army deployed to New York City.
(b) An Atlantic fleet heads toward New York.
(c) The National Guard deployed to New York.
(d) Combat Air Patrol coverage over New York and D.C.

3. What does Freeh believe is the cause of Saudi Arabia's lack of cooperation with the FBI?
(a) FBI is to intimidating for the Saudi Arabian Special Forces.
(b) Saudi Arabia is too proud to let others co-command.
(c) They are part of the terrorist group.
(d) It is a Clinton cover-up.

4. According to the Counter-terrorism Security Group, what possible target is a major concern?
(a) Olympic Games in Atlanta.
(b) Embassies across the globe.
(c) Political Conventions.
(d) The World Exposition in New York.

5. What does Iraq do that convinces Charlie Allen that Iraq is serious about Kuwait?
(a) They operate under emcon.
(b) They send large numbers of forces to the border of Kuwait.
(c) The U.S.has intelligence that Iraq is about to attack on two fronts.
(d) The U.N. finds a nuclear program in Iraq.

Short Answer Questions

1. Who invites Usama bin Laden into their country?

2. In addition to closing airways, what does Clarke want to safeguard?

3. What does Clarke especially fight for to prevent terrorist attacks?

4. Which country noticeably does not attend the International Summit on Terrorism?

5. What does Watson from the FBI suggest the CSG do in the immediate hours following the 9/11 attacks?

Short Essay Questions

1. Why does the U.S. send Marine forces into Lebanon? What does Reagan tell the administration, and why?

2. How does Usama bin Laden become involved in the efforts of Afghanistan?

3. For the first time, on 9/11 Clarke is able to think as he walks from the Situation Room (SR) to the Presidential Emergency Operations Center (PEOC). What are his thoughts at this time? How might this foreshadow information that may come later in the book?

4. How does Iraq involve Israel into the Persian Gulf War? How is this a smart strategy for Iraq?

5. What are Clarke's feelings about Iraq after the World Trade Center is attacked on September 11, 2001? What does he wish for, and why?

6. 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.

7. Why does the Saudi Arabian government threaten bin Laden? How does Usama bin Laden remain strong despite these threats?

8. As terrorist attacks occur in New York and D.C., how are high levels in the White House expected to react? How is this difficult in the job? How is this difficult as a person?

9. What is Clarke's stance on conspiracy theories? How does he come to this conclusion?

10. What is different about the terrorists involved with the World Trade Center bombing in 1993 than terrorists from previous attacks?

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