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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. What is M's attitude when Bond meets with him?
2. How does Bond relax himself before he takes his position?
3. What does Bond wish to get from Abercrombie's?
4. What is Bond's relationship with Trigger?
5. Where is the most likely place Trigger sets up?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the purposes of the women's orchestra? Why do they visit the municipal building every night the week Bond has his mission?
2. Describe the airport at the beginning of "007 in New York" and how Bond deals with the chaos.
3. Why does Bond fail to kill Trigger despite his perfect aim at the shooting range?
4. Bond sets up the rendezvous point at Central park Zoo at a certain house. Why does he find it appropriate to meet his assignment at this house?
5. Bond mentions that it would not be a bad thing if he is let go as a Double O agent. How much truth is in this statement and why does Bond say this?
6. What kind of man is Captain Paul Sender? What is his character type and how does this fit in his line of work?
7. Bond assumes his shot scares the living daylights out of Trigger. How is this a dangerous assumption and one that is not good for Bond?
8. How is the plot of "007 in New York" different from the other plots in the book?
9. How are the Americans involved in Bond's mission? What is their reaction and concern?
10. Describe the crossing point for Number 272. How is the area good or bad for 272, Trigger and Bond?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Smythe is hardly a man of determination, yet he feels the need to see through with his octopus experiment before he dies. Why does he feel this need? What satisfaction does this give him in the last minutes of his death?
Essay Topic 2
What internal conflicts must Bond and other Secret Service agents deal with when assignments are at odds with his/her morals? How does Bond deal with this conflicting situation in The Living Daylights?
Essay Topic 3
Bond is given a range of assignments that does not always include a tangible weapon but he still manages to get what he wants. Find examples in each of the story of how Bond uses a variety of weapons to get what he needs. Consider more than just tangible objects. For example, the cello player uses her femininity as a weapon to save her own death even without knowing it.
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