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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. What was Persephone's stipulation for her agreement?
(a) She must not be required to marry her kidnapper.
(b) She must be allowed to have relationships outside of marriage.
(c) She must not be required to bear children.
(d) She cannot be trapped in the Underworld.
2. The "circle of fear" that the author refers to associates vulnerability with what?
(a) Being taken advantage of.
(b) Fear of the unknown.
3. What item did Eris throw into the middle of the party?
(a) A rose.
(b) A bracelet.
(c) An apple.
(d) A pomegranate.
4. Aphrodite is the goddess of what kind(s) of love?
(a) Sexual love.
(b) Platonic love.
(c) Romantic love.
(d) All kinds.
5. What is the most powerful need for a Demeter woman?
(a) The need to create and be expressive.
(b) The need for acceptance.
(c) The need to nurture others.
(d) The need for challenge.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which goddess did the mortal man select as the winner?
2. How many generations of incestuous relationships are detailed in Greek mythology?
3. What group of women might identify with Hera?
4. According to Book 2, Chapter 7, having healthy relationships helps to prevent a woman from becoming what?
5. What was Demeter's marital status?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to the author, how does a heroine handle self-sacrifice?
2. What is most important for Demeter women?
3. What final arrangement was worked out between Persephone and her kidnapper?
4. What were Aphrodite's most important relationships?
5. How many chapters are devoted to Aphrodite?
6. Aphrodite is the goddess of what?
7. What recommendations does the author make for avoiding and overcoming depression?
8. What is the chief characteristic of the vulnerable goddesses?
9. What are some of the characteristics of a Hera woman?
10. Why are the goddesses great reminders, according to the author?
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