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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. When George W. Bush becomes President, what is the early focus in 2001?
(a) China and an antimissile defense system.
(b) Opening pipelines in Alaska.
(d) Counter-terrorism at all costs.
2. What characteristic does Usama bin Laden look for in jihad availability?
(a) Muslim minorities who want to gain independence.
(b) Small countries that are threatened by superpowers.
(c) Countries where Muslim factions fight with one another.
(d) Christian nations.
3. Where does CSG send specialized security after their meeting on August 8, 1998?
(a) U.S Embassy in all northern African nations.
(b) U.S. Embassy in Albania.
(c) All armed force bases in Lebanon.
(d) Major U.S. airports.
4. Who vetoes the snatch against Usama bin Laden in 96-97?
(a) Clinton and Gore.
(b) Tony Lake.
(c) Clarke and Tenet.
(d) Janet Reno.
5. According to Will Wechsler, where do people think bin Laden gets his finances from?
(a) The Sudanese government.
(b) The Saudi Arabian government.
(c) His father.
(d) Small donations from his followers.
Short Answer Questions
1. What surprises Powell when he observes a meeting between CSG, NSC, State, Defense, CIA, FBI, and military?
2. What approval does Clarke ask for from Madeleine Albright?
3. What does the Millennium After Action review mostly focus on?
4. Why does Tony Lake deny the Pentagon's plans in fighting al Qaeda?
5. To get fresh eyes looking for bin Laden, what does the CSG turn to?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to Clarke, what credit does he give Usama bin Laden?
2. What are the major problems that prevent reasoning with the Taliban?
3. Explain Theme Days and how Clarke handles his counter -terrorism Theme Day?
4. What are the details in CSG's plan to snatch Usama bin Laden? Why is it vetoed?
5. What are the general American reactions to U.S.'s retaliation with missiles? How do they come to this conclusion? Is it reasonable?
6. What do Sam Nunn, Dick Lugan and Pete Dominic have in common? How do they help Clarke's goals with counter-terrorism?
7. Compare and contrast "drug czar" with the new "terrorism czar."
8. Why is the timing of a strike against al Qaeda questionable in relation to the President?
9. What are some differences between George W. Bush and Clinton? Which stands out the most to Clarke?
10. What is the transition from Clinton's administration to George W. Bush's administration like for Clarke and those working in counter-terrorism? How is this transition received by Clarke and others in counter-terrorism?
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