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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 8 through 17.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Flynn and Calloway cover a speech by the Russian Foreign Minister. What does the Minister speak about?
(a) Russia's strong military and financial wealth.
(b) A plea for other countries to send Russia money and oil.
(c) A proposal for arms reduction.
(d) A proposal to build more oil refineries.
2. What is the full name of the adviser to the Russian government, who specializes in energy production?
(a) Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
(b) Mikhail Eduardovich Sergetov.
(c) Alexander Taneyev.
(d) Dmitri Shostakovich.
3. While the American military waits to confirm a plan to down Soviet satellites, something happens that sets back the operation. What happens?
(a) The Soviets launch missiles at American warships.
(b) The Soviets attack American forces.
(c) The American satellites go down.
(d) The American government decides to scrap the operation.
4. What was the message of the movie that was televised the night before the attack on the Kremlin?
(a) That Russia's military is ready to fight any country if the need arises.
(b) That Russians must be careful not to involve themselves in foreign affairs.
(c) That Russians must be ready to defend against a German attack.
(d) That Russians must disarm immediately to prevent nuclear war.
5. The Commander of the USS Pharris receives orders about how to deal with ships he encounters. What are those orders?
(a) He is to call for reinforcements any time he encounters enemy ships.
(b) He is to evade any Soviet ships he encounters.
(c) He is to engage any East Bloc warship or merchant ship.
(d) He is to follow any enemy ships he finds, but is not to attack them.
Short Answer Questions
1. What clue does Toland discover that indicates Russia's instability?
2. What does the Politburo decide after Sergetov's report?
3. A Russian military official analyzes the readiness of the Russian military. What is that man's name?
4. Sergetov admits that he almost wishes that he had been present at the time of the attack. Why?
5. What is the name of the alleged terrorist who admits to the attack on Russia?
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