#MitchRapp20: Do You Know Your Mitch Rapp Trivia?


As part of the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the publication of the first Mitch Rapp novel, Transfer Of Power, we will ask 20 Mitch Rapp trivia questions throughout the year (questions and answers courtesy of Ryan the Rappologist).

Two questions will be posted monthly. Entrants with the most total correct answers will be entered to win a signed edition of Lethal Agent (Mitch Rapp #18).

The answers for round 4 (questions 7 and 8) will be revealed on June 25.

  1. Who was Rapp’s first kill? - Hamdi Sharif.

  2. What type of handgun did Rapp use, almost exclusively, in his younger days? - Barretta 92F.

  3. What was the full name of Mitch Rapp’s high school sweetheart? - Maureen “The Dream” Elliot.

    Bonus: She’s called Mary in American Assassin.

  4. What does Mitch Rapp order from McDonalds after his knee surgery in Consent To Kill? - A Big Mac, Quarter Pounder, fries, and a large Coke.

  5. How did Mitch Rapp end up with a long scar along his left jawline? - The injury occurred off page, between Kill Shot and Transfer Of Power, in a confrontation with Rafique Aziz

  6. Mitch Rapp has one brother. What’s his name, and occupation? - Steven Rapp, the younger brother of Mitch, possesses a genius level IQ and holds a master’s degree in quantum theory from MIT. He currently runs a hedge fund department for Salomon Brothers in New York City.

  7. What university did Mitch Rapp turn down a scholarship offer to play lacrosse for in order to follow his high school girlfriend to Syracuse? - University of North Carolina.

  8. What did Mitch Rapp major and minor in at Syracuse? - Rapp holds a degree in International Business with a minor in French.

  9. How old was Mitch Rapp when he unofficially joined the CIA? 

  10. How old was Mitch Rapp when he officially joined the CIA, and what was his title? (Bonus: what is his pay grade?)


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