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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Where did Persephone's kidnapper take her?
(b) Her whereabouts were unknown.
(c) The Underworld.
2. The author assumes that, for many readers, vulnerability is closely associated with what?
3. What role do the goddesses in Book 2, Chapter 7, play?
(d) Any combination of the three.
4. Eris wasn't invited to what kind of party?
(a) An anniversary dinner.
(b) A birthday party.
(c) A wedding party.
(d) A baby shower.
5. People who make intentional choices with regard to self-sacrifice usually do so because of what concern(s)?
(a) A good reputation.
(b) Duty to family.
(c) Caring what other people think.
(d) All answers are correct.
6. According to the author, Aphrodite is most similar to what other goddess?
7. The author uses what type of woman as an example of an Aphrodite woman?
(a) A woman who is in touch and comfortable with her sexual nature.
(b) A woman whose potential is not fully realized until she has a mate.
(c) A woman who forms lasting relationships with ease.
(d) A woman with a male mentor, whom others suspect of being lovers.
8. In Book 2, Chapter 11, the author uses what prominent female as an example?
(a) Hillary Clinton.
(b) Marie Curie.
(c) Lou Salome.
(d) Florence Nightingale.
9. Who kidnapped Persephone?
10. The woman used as an example in Book 2, Chapter 11, works in what field?
11. What group of women might identify with Hera?
(a) Women who have experienced sexual jealousy.
(b) Women who are unable to assert themselves.
(c) Women who are also infertile.
(d) Women who constantly live in the shadow of their powerful husband.
12. According to the author, women often experience anxiety, or a sense of defeat, because of what?
(a) The patriarchal structure of society.
(b) The stress of their family situations.
(c) Their physical limitations.
(d) Being forced to work outside the home when they have children.
13. Who ordered Persephone's return?
14. Aphrodite's husband was the god of what skill?
15. How does the heroine appear to others?
(a) As someone who has overcome astonishing odds.
(b) Like an ordinary person.
(c) As an extraordinary person that they have trouble relating to.
(d) As a strange but compelling individual.
Short Answer Questions
1. Non-heroines are governed by what goddesses?
2. According to Book 2, Chapter 7, what group of women would be associated with the goddesses in the previous chapter?
3. Which goddess did the mortal man select as the winner?
4. What is often the most important part of the heroine's journey?
5. What is the special ability or power of the goddesses in Book 2, Chapter 7?
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