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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What has Judas apparently decided to do?
2. What appear on the stairs?
3. How does Jesus appear?
4. What did Pilate try to do?
5. What does everything in the council room once again reflect?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The issue presented is what is meant by the Kingdom of God.
Part 1) Of what kingdom do the people believe Jesus speaks? Why do they believe this?
Part 2) Of what kingdom does Jesus speak? How does this compare to what the people believe?
Part 3) To what conclusion to this issue do Webber, Rice, and their musical come? Do you agree with their interpretation? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 2
The lighting in Act 1, Scene 6, with the Council of Jewish Priests, is dark.
Part 1) Why is it dark? What does it symbolize?
Part 2) How does the lighting, set, and costuming enhance the story?
Part 3) Why do the writers choose this specific lighting, set, and costuming?
Essay Topic 3
Jesus presides at what is called the "Last Supper."
Part 1) What takes place at this last supper? What are your thoughts on this last supper?
Part 2) Compare Jesus' character at this point to the disciples.
Part 3) How dose this event lead to Jesus' subsequent and inevitable death?
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