Lesson Title: 

Al-Qaeda Connection

This is about Joe Padilla, who was arrested in the United States on charges of terrorism and is accused of working to build a "dirty bomb." The audio describes what a "dirty bomb" is, Padilla's conversion to Islam and his subsequent name change.

Language: 

  • Hindi

Topic: 

  • Economics/Politics

ILR Level: 

  • 1+/2

ACTFL Proficiency: 

  • Advanced-Mid, Advanced-Low, Intermediate-High
  • This ACTFL rating is an approximation based on the ILR level

Modality: 

  • Listening

Learning Objective: 

  • Maintenance & Improvement

Subject Area: 

  • Language

Material Type: 

  • Learning Object

Publication Year: 

2005

ObjectID: 

HIND_7604

Requires/Tested with: 

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