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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How do Jesus' followers reply to the critics?
2. The second conflict takes place between 340-266 A.D., resulting in what?
3. What do his ideas provide?
4. The upper class young men of the time are educated in Stoicism and despise who?
5. As what do his views become known?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why have historians tended to downplay the role of freedom during this time period?
2. Describe the Roman economy and society.
3. What phases exist in the development of early Christianity?
4. What is the relationship between church and state at the end of the Middle Ages?
5. How have women's lives begun to change?
6. What are the consequences of Jesus' crucifixion?
7. What is freedom at this time?
8. What is Reformist Stoicism?
9. How do the beliefs of different sects compare?
10. How does Augustus influence the interpretations of freedom?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
As Europe emerges from the Middle Ages, there are similarities and, yet, conflicts between church and state.
Part 1) What are the similarities bet church and state? Why are the church and state in conflict?
Part 2) How is this conflict settled? How effective is this? Explain.
Part 3) How has conflict continued into modern times? How is this conflict handled today? Why is it handled this way?
Essay Topic 2
The Western concept of freedom arises from slavery is the basis for the greatness of Western civilization.
Part 1) What is the role of slavery in the development of freedom?
Part 2) Why is it important that slavery have a role in the Western world's concept of freedom?
Part 3) Could our concept of freedom have existed without slavery? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The introduction of foreign slavery enhances the native attributes of the freedman.
Part 1) When and where was foreign slavery introduced? Why was it introduced?
Part 2) How does it affect the meaning of freedom and who was free?
Part 3) How is this idea of nativity relating to a freedman reflected in societies today in various social classes?
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