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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. In the story of the heroine's journey, how does the heroine relate to herself?
(a) She always puts herself first before she takes care of others.
(b) She puts her needs below those of the people she cares for.
(c) She is the star of her own life.
(d) She doesn't think of herself until she is forced to.
2. What is the first chapter about Aphrodite called?
(a) "The Alchemical Goddess."
(b) "Aphrodite, the Transformative Goddess."
(c) "Goddess of Love."
(d) "Aphrodite and Hephaestus."
3. How do Demeter women view marriage?
(a) As an inconvenience and a bore.
(b) As a means to becoming a mother.
(c) As their ultimate goal in life.
(d) As a way to be spiritually united with their lover.
4. What was Demeter's marital status?
(a) She was married.
(b) She married a mortal and was widowed.
(c) She lived with her mate.
(d) She was single.
5. Persephone's father was also her what?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was the mortal man selected to settle the dispute among the goddesses?
2. According to the author, what do women need to be satisfied and fulfilled?
3. The woman used as an example in Book 2, Chapter 11, had what sort of relationships with men?
4. How is the union of Demeter and her mate described?
5. Hera's husband was also her what?
Short Essay Questions
1. What final arrangement was worked out between Persephone and her kidnapper?
2. What is the "circle of fear"?
3. What are some of the characteristics of a Hera woman?
4. How do women often react to the story of Hera?
5. What is Hera's position in the Olympian family of gods?
6. Aside from her mother and her husband, what was Persephone's other major relationship?
7. What is the chief characteristic of the vulnerable goddesses?
8. How was Demeter different from the other goddesses?
9. What were the benefits of the arrangement that Persephone makes?
10. What happened to the goddess Eris?
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