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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who was Hera's husband?
2. Why does the author differentiate between heroines and non-heroines?
(a) She doesn't want non-heroines to get less recognition.
(b) They have many of the same qualities and are sometimes difficult to differentiate.
(c) She wants readers to see that heroines have more desirable qualities.
(d) She doesn't want readers to believe that every woman is a heroine.
3. Where, in a woman's personality, might the goddess archetypes operate?
(a) All answers are correct.
(b) At her level of awareness.
(c) Below her level of awareness.
(d) Above her level of awareness.
4. Hera is the first of a group of goddesses described as what?
5. Who kidnapped Persephone?
Short Answer Questions
1. The author assumes that, for many readers, vulnerability is closely associated with what?
2. Who was Demeter's only daughter?
3. What item did Eris throw into the middle of the party?
4. Who decreed that the dispute between the goddesses should be settled by a mortal?
5. What requires vulnerability to exist?
Short Essay Questions
1. What final arrangement was worked out between Persephone and her kidnapper?
2. Why are the goddesses great reminders, according to the author?
3. What happened to the goddess Eris?
4. What is most important for Demeter women?
5. What happened when Persephone was kidnapped?
6. How was Demeter different from the other goddesses?
7. Aphrodite is the goddess of what?
8. What were Aphrodite's most important relationships?
9. What happened to the goddesses as a result of Eris' trick?
10. Aside from her mother and her husband, what was Persephone's other major relationship?
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