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Terrorism

Part A: Answer each question in one or two paragraphs.

  1. Describe chemical agents and radiological agents and discuss how humans would respond to them.
  2. Discuss the concept of homegrown jihadists. Name two individuals who fall into this category.

Part B: Answer each of the following questions in one to four sentences.

  1. Who are the Black Widows?
  2. What is the Muslim Brotherhood?
  3. What does COINTELPRO stand for?
  4. Name four of Samuel Huntington’s eight primary culture.
  5. Name and briefly describe the two leaders of the 1916 Easter Rising in Ireland.
  6. What is the full name of the LTTE, and where are they located?
  7. What is the difference between Sunnis and Shiites?
  8. Define a force multiplier in military terms and name two terrorist force multipliers.
  9. Define the contagion effect within the context of terrorism and the media
  10. What are columns as used by terrorist organizations?