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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What drug did President Reagon's daughter say she took?
2. What is the name of the airline that Pablo and his men bomb?
3. What does Escobar say he has never been convicted of in Colombia?
4. What does Escobar tell Mendoza will happen before he dies?
5. What does Gacha have on the band of his Panama hat?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How do the Clinton and Bush administrations approach the hunt for Escobar differently? What criticisms could be directed at both administrations?
Essay Topic 2
How important was Gaitan to Colombia? How does his assassination change the situation in Colombia at this point? What would have happened to Colombia if he had stayed alive?
Essay Topic 3
Identify the main themes of the story. In what way are these themes relevant to the period? How does the author use character and setting to express these themes?
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