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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to the "El Especador," what new demand is Escobar asking for?
2. Where do the police believe Maruja is located?
3. When is the selected day for Maruja's and Pacho's release?
4. When Maruja is to be released, how much advance notice is she given?
5. What does Escobar do to prove his war with Marquez is over?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
MedellÃn is known for its slums and high crime rates back in the late 1980s and early 1990s. Research crime rates in MedellÃn and your own local area. Compare and contrast the crime rates and how it affects the people who inhabit the areas.
Essay Topic 2
When the Extraditables decide to kill the hostages, they list the execution order as Marina, Richard, Beatriz, Maruja, Diana, then Pacho. Why this order? Why have an order at all? How does this order benefit the Extraditables?
Essay Topic 3
Describe Diana Turbay's character as seen through her past work and time spent in captivity. What words best describe her? What is she like as a person? A journalist?
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