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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is Alex's first reaction to the fact that the gun had been recovered?
2. The weapon was found in what area?
3. What is the only effective way to rid the world of terrorists?
4. Which FBI agent has been assigned to the spokesman while he is in the US?
5. Which member of the FBI team is called in immediately?
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
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
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.
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