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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What was the school drop-out rate in O'Rourke's town?
(a) 11 percent.
(b) 23 percent.
(c) 36 percent.
(d) 42 percent.

2. In "Defense Policy: Cry 'Havoc!' and "Let Slip the Hogs of Peace," O'Rourke worried that what country still posed a threat and might be waiting for America to fall beneath the weight of its own dissent?
(a) Germany.
(b) Afghanistan.
(c) Italy.
(d) Russia.

3. During Operation Just Cause, O'Rourke was disgusted by the media's hysteria over what?
(a) Illnesses being brought back to the U.S.
(b) The use of weapons in a war.
(c) Collateral damage.
(d) Racial slurs said by soldiers.

4. Who said, "What we want from the taxpayers is continual cooperation!" in regard to America's drug problem?
(a) Dick Weart.
(b) Mario Perez.
(c) Albert Collins.
(d) Mike Mullin.

5. Who said, "Everybody wants to go to heaven, but nobody wants to die"?
(a) Albert Collins.
(b) Mario Perez.
(c) Dick Weart.
(d) Mike Mullin.

Short Answer Questions

1. Why do retirees move to the state where O'Rourke lives?



2. How many tenth graders were at the high school in O'Rourke's town?



3. O'Rourke visits Afghanistan to cover the expected fall of what city?



4. O'Rourke says that special interest sounds like something out of a cartoon by whom?



5. Who was the deputy chief of the DEA's Cocaine Desk when O'Rourke's book was written?



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