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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which camp is suspected to be the ULA training camp?
2. Which boat is pointed out as the terrorists' most likely means of escape?
3. Ryan learns that the processes in the CIA move:
4. Ryan realizes that it will take _______ work to track down the terrorists.
5. What type of fire erupts in Cooley's store?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There is a great deal of political intrigue involved in the book. This is a common theme for Tom Clancy. Write about Clancy's work. What other books involve Jack Ryan and/or similar themes to the ones presented in "Patriot Games?" Why do you think Clancy is so fascinated with terrorists and international intrigue? What is Clancy's background? How many books has Clancy written? Have you ever read any of Clancy's other books?
Essay Topic 2
Dennis Cooley seems to start out in the book as a bookstore owner that happens to pass along vital information to various contacts at the ULA. Somewhere along the way, Cooley becomes savvy to the activities of the ULA and inserts himself as an important person, eventually working directly with O'Donnell. Explain the change in Cooley's role, what precipitated it, and how Cooley felt about the change. What was O'Donnell's reaction to the change? Why do you think O'Donnell did not kill Cooley after the store had been breached? How else could Cooley be a valuable resource for O'Donnell and the ULA?
Essay Topic 3
Write a full character description on Sean Miller. What led Miller to join the ULA? Was Miller ever a member of the PIRA? What type of training did Miller have before joining the terrorist organization? Do you think Miller really believed in the cause or was he simply a psychotic murderer?
This section contains 310 words
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