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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. Ryan discusses the ULA with which of the following?
2. What is the surname of the head of the CIA?
3. Who is not at the Ryan's house on Christmas?
4. What is the name of the prison that had been holding Miller?
5. What type of boat was used by Miller and the others during the escape?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is the reaction of the students in Ryan's lecture hall on his first day back at the Naval Academy?
2. What information does the doctor give to Ryan and Jackson regarding Cathy's condition? What is said about Sally?
3. What is Ryan thinking about as he is making his way to the Mall?
4. What technique does Ryan use to take out the first gunman? What does Ryan do to disable the man?
5. What valuable information is learned about Alex? What seems to be Alex's main goal?
6. What does Breckenridge arrange after the man is apprehended at the gatehouse? Who is the strange man? What is the man's history?
7. Discuss the scene in which Robby takes the terrorists inside the house by surprise.
8. Who finds Alex's gun? What type of gun is it? Where is it found?
9. What is Miller's issue about working with Alex on the plan to get revenge on Ryan?
10. What happens to jeopardize Ryan's anonymity? Who is going to benefit from the information?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The Prince of Wales is buried in grief when he visits Ryan in the hospital. Discuss the conversation between Ryan and the Prince. Compare and contrast the two characters. Be sure to include the fact that each has a wife and child and how that might affect the scenario.
Essay Topic 2
Admiral Greer predicts that he can get Ryan to join the CIA at least on a temporary basis. Explain in detail Greer's job, where he fits into the story, why he wants Ryan, and what his plans include. Also discuss Greer's personal attitude toward Ryan and vice versa.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the tension between Joe Muller and Jack Ryan. Why are the men at odds? Which do you feel is right? Which man acted inappropriately at the hospital? Compare and contract Muller and Ryan, including their careers and beliefs regarding family issues.
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