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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Judas deny?
2. What does a soldier place on Jesus' head?
3. Where do three female dancers take Jesus?
4. How do the disciples appear at the thought of eating and drinking Jesus' body and blood?
5. Why does Pontius Pilate decide that Jesus' fate should be determined by Herod?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
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?
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
In Act 1, Scene 13, the council members and Judas are all in black.
Part 1) Why are they all in black? What does it symbolize? What does this reveal about Judas?
Part 2) What takes place in this scene? Could Judas' actions have been prevented? Why or why not?
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