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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the council refuse to do?
2. What appear on the stairs?
3. How many more times is Peter accused?
4. What does the council have for Jesus?
5. Who crowds around Jesus?
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 1, Scene 14, as Mary Magdalene is washing Jesus' feet, he is dressed all in white.
Part 1) Why does she wash his feet? What does this symbolize?
Part 2) What is symbolic about his white clothing?
Part 3) How has Jesus' clothing changed throughout the musical? Why? How is it related to the plot and changes in his character?
Essay Topic 3
Males are selected as disciples.
Part 1) Why are males selected? Do women serve any purpose for Jesus? If so, what? If not, why not?
Part 2) What does this reveal about society at the time?
Part 3) Are these men special? Why or why not?
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