CJ 450 Understanding Terrorism Midterm Answers

 CJ 450 Understanding Terrorism Midterm Answers

CJ 450 Midterm (Grantham)

  1. Which of the following is the most accurate regarding left-wing terrorism?
  2. How did the end of the Cold War affect modern terrorist organizations?
  3. Which group of left wing terrorists is responsible for the assassination of a US President?
  4. During what time period did we see the emergence of terrorism in support of the anti-colonial movement?
  5. What offensive goal does violence serve for religiously motivated terrorists?
  6. Which of the following provides religiously motivated terrorists with a decentralized network of support?
  7. Which ideological wave represents the most growing terrorist threat in the United States since the 1990s?
  8. Which group represents the smallest number of people?
  9. According Crenshaw’s stages leading to terrorism, which of the following is a reaction to trigger events?
  10. Which of the following is a characteristic of states that sponsor terrorism over long periods of time?
  11. What is the term used to describe areas within an otherwise secure state where terrorists are able to take advantage of the state’s inability to exercise effective control?
  12. What type of terrorist organizations did the regime of Saddam Hussein support prior to its overthrow?
  13. Which of the five pillars of Islam have militant radical Muslims in Saudi Arabia taken advantage of in order to acquire funding?
  14. Which type of factors leads states to withdraw their sponsorship of terrorism?
  15. Which of the following has been successfully used in a terrorist attack?
  16. Which of the following is an example of a chemical weapon?
  17. Which of the following is one of Cronin’s explanations for how terrorist groups come to an end?
  18. Which of the following is the least likely source of funding for a terrorist organization?
  19. What is the most likely way that a terrorist organization motivated by social justice would come to finance its operations through the illegal drug trade?
  20. Which of the following is the most common and lucrative way for a terrorist organization to acquire financial support?