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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 the State Department originally have for anthrax prevention?
(a) Enough vaccinations for high officials.
(b) A horse.
(c) They do not even know what anthrax is.
(d) Current research but nothing proven.
2. As Clarke handles recent terrorist attacks against the U.S., with many dead and injured, what is headlining the media?
(a) Clinton's infidelity scandal.
(b) How Republicans hold Congress majority.
(c) The need for homeland security.
(d) American Idol.
3. What prohibits the FBI from being able to do much research into al Qaeda cells?
(a) Lack of internet.
(c) Pavitt's belief that al Qaeda is not important.
(d) Attorney General Guidelines.
4. What does the FBI notice in the summer of 2001?
(a) Strange events in flight schools across U.S.
(b) They are the prime department to catch al Qaeda.
(c) There are no active al Qaeda cells in the U.S.
(d) There are al Qaeda sleeper cells in the U.S.
5. What motivates bin Laden to leave Sudan?
(a) Egypt's threat of military buildup.
(b) Usama bin Laden believes Turabi has lost sight of the Caliphate.
(c) The CIA and FBI has infiltrated Khartoum.
(d) Turabi becomes too controlling for bin Laden.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Clarke request from Rice?
2. By what year do the U.S. Departments all agree that bin Laden is the mastermind in global terrorism?
3. Why do some people feel secure about future terrorist attacks?
4. Why does Tony Lake deny the Pentagon's plans in fighting al Qaeda?
5. What does Clarke threaten in a media interview?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the major problems that prevent reasoning with the Taliban?
2. What rejuvenates Intelligence agencies in rethinking al Qaeda? How is this achieved?
3. Compare and contrast "drug czar" with the new "terrorism czar."
4. How is Clarke able to get funds for embassy hardening? What stops him and who helps him?
5. How is Pakistan involved with al Qaeda? How are Pakistan and U.S. relations? As plans are developed to retaliate against al Qaeda, why is Pakistan mentioned and considered?
6. What do Sam Nunn, Dick Lugan and Pete Dominic have in common? How do they help Clarke's goals with counter-terrorism?
7. In detail, describe the Cabinet meeting that gives the departments a wake-up call about how the U.S. lacks a chemical, biological and nuclear weapons response system.
8. What kind of relationship does bin Laden have with Turabi from Sudan? What projects do they work on together? What is their common goal?
9. What are the general American reactions to U.S.'s retaliation with missiles? How do they come to this conclusion? Is it reasonable?
10. How does Afghanistan fare after the Soviets leave at the end of the 1980's? When does Usama bin Laden return, and why at this particular time?
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