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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. Two journalists who fought against the norm, Helle Merete Brix and Lars Hedegaard, were condoned for the freedom they took to write about Islam by the Danish chapter of ________.
2. How do Muslims deal with non-Muslims?
3. During the first uprising in 1983 between Israel and Palestine, the Jews were portrayed as _________________.
4. Why do some of these European Muslims hate the terrorists?
5. Anti-Americanism in Europe is so deep and intense that they often reminisce of what time?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened in Denmark after the 9/11 attacks? How did the Prime Minister deal with this?
2. What is one reason given by the author for why Europe is so anti America?
3. What was the establishment's response to the public's dislike of their constitution?
4. What happened to London? What was Prime Minister Tony Blair's response? How was Europe affected by this?
5. What was the major trend in Europe?
6. What did Hirsi want to do for Muslims?
7. Describe Germany's economy.
8. Who fought the norm in Denmark? What were the results of their actions?
9. How do Western European nations feel about helping the poor?
10. Why might it be a problem if Europe wanted to switch to an American style economy?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
A class is inevitable between the radical Muslims and liberal Europeans.
Part 1) Describe the radical Muslims and liberal Europeans. Why does the narrator believe a clash is inevitable?
Part 2) Have clashes already occurred? If so, when and why? If not, why not? How has the U.S. clashed with radical Muslims? Why?
Part 3) What might this clash do to Europe? How will this clash affect Americans?
Essay Topic 2
On July 7, 2005, London was attacked.
Part 1) Describe this attack. Why might it have taken place? What is the reaction to this attack? How does this reaction compare to the reaction to the attack in Madrid?
Part 2) What does this attack reveal about Great Britain? What does it reveal about the rest of Europe?
Part 3) Do you believe attacks like this one will continue? Why or why not? If so, what can be done to stop them?
Essay Topic 3
Multiculturalism has not been successful in Europe.
Part 1) How has Europe attempted multiculturalism? Why has it not been successful at all, according to the author? Could it be successful? Why or why not?
Part 2) Has multiculturalism been successful in the U.S.? Why or why not? What can Europe and the U.S. learn from each other regarding multiculturalism?
Part 3) What can you do in your own community to promote multiculturalism? Explain.
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