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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. What does Mitch purchase for Donatella in Chapter Sixteen before surprising her in her office?
2. What do the President's advisers propose to do to get a Delta team inside the Baghdad hospital that is their mission's target?
3. What do the President and his advisers decide to do about Saddam Hussein's project with Park Chow Lee?
4. In what language does Yanta, the man in the car that has been following Donatella and Mitch, swear at Mitch in Chapter Twenty-Two?
5. In what field does Park Chow Lee have a Ph.D.?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why doesn't Donatella tell Mitch who hired her to kill Peter Cameron the first time he asks?
2. Why is it ironic that Donatella needs morphine after she is wounded by Rosenthal?
3. Why does Donatella feel she owes Ben Freidman her loyalty?
4. What problem does Mitch's experience in Germany indicate that the CIA has?
5. Why does Jonathan Brown want to participate in a conspiracy to bring down Irene Kennedy?
6. What plan have Rosenthal and Sunberg worked out in Chapter Twenty-Two for assassinating Donatella?
7. Describe the conspiracy in which Hank Clark wants Jonathan Brown to engage in Chapter Twelve.
8. What does Hank Clark's hiring of Ben Freidman to murder the woman who killed Peter Cameron indicate about Clark's role in Cameron's death?
9. What precautions does Donatella take prior to entering her apartment in Chapter Twenty-Three?
10. How does Mitch manage to get away from Anna long enough to meet with Donatella?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss Anna's relationship with Mitch. Does it change or grow during the course of the novel? How do their respective careers affect their relationship? Does Anna seem to understand what Mitch's career involves? Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the politicians in the story: Hank Clark, Albert Rudin, and President Hayes. Cite examples from the text to support your arguments.
Essay Topic 3
Some aspects of Separation of Power seem well-researched, realistic and believable while other aspects of the story seem implausible. Discuss this fact and cite at least three examples from the text to support your arguments.
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