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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the General refer to war protesters?
2. What does General Carroll ask of Father James?
3. Where is no one allowed to truly speak his mind?
4. What does James do a week before entering the novitiate?
5. What is this ceremony for his mother?
Essay Topic 1
Throughout the book James' opinion of the military, the government, and war change drastically.
Part 1) What does James think of these as a child? Why?
Part 2) How does his opinion change over time? Why?
Part 3) How do his actions match his change in opinion?
Essay Topic 2
James sees his life following two possible tracks.
Part 1) What are the two tracks?
Part 2) Which track does he pick? Why does he pick it?
Part 3) How does this choice affect the rest of his life?
Essay Topic 3
Cardinal Cooke asks candidates to promise to obey and respect him and his successors as he enfolds their hands.
Part 1) Why does James have a hard time accepting this?
Part 2) How does this keep power out of the hands of individual priests?
Part 3) Imagine how you would feel in his position. How would you have handled this situation?
This section contains 1,096 words
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