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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does MacWhite ask Atkins to do?
2. How does Atkins surprise the committee?
3. Who does Homer Atkins choose to partner with on the pump manufacturing?
4. Why didn't Emma just order American brooms and hand them out?
5. What is Finian's Station?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Why was Louis Sears so successful in his career through the political process in America, and Gilbert MacWhite forced to resign? Is this fair? Do you think this method of promoting unqualified people is going on today as well?
Essay Topic 2
What were MacWhite's acknowledged mistakes in Sarkhan? List them, and describe how he could have prevented them.
Essay Topic 3
Donald and Roger are revealed by Li Pang to be longtime undercover spies for the communists. What embassy attitudes assisted these men in accomplishing their goals? Why were they so successful in keeping their positions at the Embassy without being discovered?
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