Parliament of Whores: A Lone Humorist Attempts to Explain the Entire U.S. Government Test | Final Test - Medium

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Parliament of Whores: A Lone Humorist Attempts to Explain the Entire U.S. Government Test | Final Test - Medium

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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What country did O'Rourke visit in the wake of Operation Just Cause?
(a) Brazil.
(b) Chile.
(c) Panama.
(d) Mexico.

2. O'Rourke argues that pollution is a byproduct of what?
(a) Laziness.
(b) Progress.
(c) Greed.
(d) Ignorance.

3. What is the name of the Colonel who O'Rourke met while he was observing Operation Just Cause?
(a) Mike Snell.
(b) Alex Wulpi.
(c) Jon Elrod.
(d) Drew Dotson.

4. What is the common enemy that environmentalists have, according to the author?
(a) Waste management companies.
(b) Big business.
(c) Politicians.
(d) Television.

5. What year is the District of Columbia Housing Act from?
(a) 1985.
(b) 1968.
(c) 1990.
(d) 1989.

Short Answer Questions

1. What percent of poor people in America own their own homes, according to George Gilder?

2. O'Rourke's wife asked him about a hurricane that hit what state?

3. O'Rourke characterizes what group in Afghanistan as deceitful, violent and self-serving?

4. O'Rourke says it is best to simply stay away from what Afghani tribesman?

5. O'Rourke is critical of the way that America hands over food, aid and arms to what country?

Short Essay Questions

1. How does O'Rourke feel about Social Security after visiting the AARP?

2. How does O'Rourke feel about the housing project he visits in Newark?

3. How did Blatherboro block the completion of a local golf course?

4. How does O'Rourke feel about American poverty at the beginning of "Poverty Policy: How to Endow Privation"?

5. How does O'Rourke feel about Panama when he goes there in the wake of Operation Just Cause?

6. Why does O'Rourke feel that the best policy for dealing with Afghani Pathan tribesman is to just stay away from them?

7. Who does O'Rourke blame for the savings and loan collapse?

8. How does O'Rourke describe the USS Mobile Bay?

9. How does O'Rourke suggest solving the problem of students dropping out of school?

10. What does O'Rourke see when he spends an evening with the Washington DC police department?

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