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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does NSA stand for?
2. How does the government decide to try and keep Pablo in the prison?
3. Who owns the prison Escobar is put into?
4. Where is Steve Murphy from?
5. What does the author call a joke in chapter three?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How does Escobar manipulate the different groups in Colombian society to maintain his power? How does Escobar deal with people that stand in his way? How does the way he deals with people contribute to his downfall?
Essay Topic 2
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?
Essay Topic 3
How does the airline bombing change people's views on Escobar? Why does Escobar think it is necessary to take such extreme measures? Does the bombing contributes to Escobar's downfall?
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