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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The lieutenant is known as the King of which of the following?
2. What has replaced this outdated procedure?
3. Where are the men taken to begin the operation?
4. Who is not present at the meeting in the Director's office?
5. What was the name of the man killed aboard the Empire Builder?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is given to the men of SHOWBOAT before they are deployed to the helicopters? What are they instructed to leave behind?
2. What action does Moira take that puts the Director in danger? How is the information passed on and to whom?
3. What decision is made by Cutter, Moore, Jacobs and the President in the Oval Office? What is Jacobs' opinion? How does it affect Ryan?
4. Who is Domingo Chavez? Where is he stationed? To which location is Chavez summoned?
5. The Pirates have been convicted in Alabama and face the death penalty. What do the men do to try and get out of the situation? What is their only hope?
6. Discuss the conversation between Clark and Ritter. What orders have been given in light of the new events?
7. What somber discussion takes place between Ryan, Ritter and Moore? Who does the conversation involve?
8. Who takes the prisoners off of Wegener's hands? What instructions are given to the new guardians?
9. Discuss the meeting between Robby and Tim Jackson. Where does it take place? What is discussed?
10. What is Bronco Williams' most recent mission? What is Williams' opinion of the job?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Felix Cortez, aka Juan Diaz, approaches Moira Wolfe on a romantic level in order to gain information about the FBI Director's travel itinerary. Moira openly discusses Operation TARPON after the details of the operation have been released to the public. What information does Moira inadvertently give away? Does Cortez trick Moira or does he come by the information organically? Is Moira ever suspicious of Cortez? When does Moira find out Cortez's true intentions? What do you think caused someone in Moira's position to make such a fatal mistake? Was Moira being naïve or was Cortez incredibly clever? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
Examine in detail Operation SHOWBOAT. In what locations is the operation in effect? Who is in charge of the entire operation? What part does Chavez play in the operation? What is Vega's part in the mission? Is either man ever suspicious of the purpose and scope of the operation? Are the men aware of the high level of danger they face in the jungle? What is the outcome for each man and the operation as a whole? Was the mission completed as planned? Explain.
Essay Topic 3
Write a full character description on Sergeant Domingo Chavez. What leads Chavez Miller to join the special team in Colorado? What type of training did Chavez have before signing up to participate in Operation SHOWBOAT? What was supposed to be Chavez's last mission? How does Chavez fare in the jungle? What is the outcome of Chavez's contribution to the operation?
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