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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. How many pages is the report returned by Ryan?
2. What is Ryan's profession?
3. What does the FBI agent bring to Ryan that makes him a friend for life?
4. Who is set to arrive in the US the following day?
5. Ryan is required to stay in London for whose upcoming trial?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the opening scene in the book, including the people and locations involved.
2. Discuss the scene in which Robby takes the terrorists inside the house by surprise.
3. What misconception does Ryan have about the attack? Why is there a sense of disbelief when Ryan hears the real story?
4. How does Ryan attempt to deal with Sally's demeanor when she returns home from the hospital? Does the plan work?
5. What does Breckenridge arrange after the man is apprehended at the gatehouse? Who is the strange man? What is the man's history?
6. Which two important figures watch the newscast? What are their individual reactions?
7. Ryan is warned not to give out any sensitive information to which person? What is Ryan's opinion of the person? What does the person think of Ryan?
8. What prompts Ryan to attend a lecture at Georgetown? What occurs while he is at the university?
9. What is the next stage of the operation for Miller and O'Donnell? What is Alex's role in the plan?
10. Ryan finally gets to leave the hospital and is relieved. Ryan becomes uneasy when he is escorted to Buckingham Palace. Discuss Ryan's experience at Buckingham Palace and how it affects his involvement in the case.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Write your own international/political story based on "Patriot Games." Use Jack Ryan as the lead character. Supply complete storyboards. Include character information, plot, synopsis, etc. Explain your inspiration.
Essay Topic 2
Write a bio on Sergeant Major Noah Breckenridge. Breckenridge turns out to be a valuable character in the book. Explain Breckenridge's career, what part he plays in the story and why his presence is valuable.
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the ULA and the PIRA. What do the abbreviations stand for and how are the groups similar? Were the groups ever connected in any way? Explain. Which do you think is more dangerous? Why? Summarize the core mission of each group and the plans used to accomplish that mission.
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