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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What do the disciples, including Peter, do?
2. Who does the mob say is their king?
3. Why does Judas say it is not his fault?
4. How does Caiaphas reply?
5. What does Jesus predict about one of them?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There is conflict between Jesus and Judas.
Part 1) Describe this conflict? Why does it take place?
Part 2) What are your thoughts about this conflict? Explain.
Part 3) How does this conflict help the plot progress? Is this conflict necessary to this story? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
Act 2, Scene 6 takes place in Herod's Casino and Dance Hall.
Part 1) Describe this setting. Why did the authors create this as the setting?
Part 2) How does this setting enhance Herod's character and personality?
Part 3) Compare this set to others. What is the significance of this?
Essay Topic 3
Pontius Pilate wants to help Jesus.
Part 1) Why does he want to help Jesus? Is he able to? Why or why not?
Part 2) Should Pilate feel guilty about Jesus' death? Why or why not?
Part 3) If you were Pilate, what would you have done? Why?
This section contains 260 words
(approx. 1 page at 300 words per page)