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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What else is not clear regarding the council and Jesus?
2. Since Jesus does not reply, what does Herod do?
3. For how long has Jesus tried to spread God's message?
4. How has Jesus' costume changed from the beginning?
5. Who has Judas returned to be with?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Judas cares only about himself.
Part 1) Why is he selfish? Is he only portrayed as being selfish? Why or why not?
Part 2) To what does this selfishness lead? Why?
Part 3) How can the audience relate to this character? How have the playwrights created this character's personality to be more easily understood by the audience?
Essay Topic 2
In Act 2, Scene 2, Jesus' humanity is now clear.
Part 1) How is it now clear? Why is his humanity revealed?
Part 2) Does Jesus speak to God in a way you would expect? Why or why not?
Part 3) What changes take place in Jesus during this scene? Why do they take place?
Essay Topic 3
The Temple of God in Jerusalem is supposed to be used for worshiping God.
Part 1) For what is it being used? Why?
Part 2) How does Jesus react to this? Why does he react this way? Is this an effective reaction? Why or why not?
Part 3) How are religious organizations and structures used for similar purposes? Why?
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