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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What type of animal was Sally enthralled by on the drive home from the hospital?
2. What is discovered when there is an investigation into the fire?
3. How fast was Cathy going when the car crashed?
4. Ryan bases his guess on the camp by the number of men in the shooting line. How many men are in the line?
5. What word best fits Miller's opinion of Alex's latest statement?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Compare and contrast the actions of Ryan and Cathy during the initial shoot out. Which instinct was the most automatic? Which was the strongest? Which person acted first? Do you think that the instinct to fight is stronger than the instinct to protect a spouse or child? Examine this thought and use evolutionary psychology to support your opinions.
Essay Topic 2
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 3
In the beginning Ryan is clearly ill at ease in the presence of the Queen, Duke and other Royals. Discuss in detail the way the Royals are portrayed in the book. Is the portrayal accurate? Do you think Clancy has first hand knowledge of Buckingham Palace? What is the structure of the royal family? How does a monarchy operate? Does the Queen have sole power? What role does the Duke play? How does the relationship between the Royals and the Ryans change?
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