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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 11-15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is Mary doing when Simeon visits?
(a) Tending to her animals.
(b) Spinning wool.
(c) Making soap.
(d) Cooking dinner.
2. Why is Philip afraid to take Judas's side in his argument with Zebedee?
(a) He thinks that Judas is cursed.
(b) He is afraid to associate himself with Judas and Jesus.
(c) Zebedee is his employer.
(d) He doesn't trust Judas.
3. What does Jesus's mother recall as he passes her, carrying the cross that he built?
(a) The moment of his birth.
(b) Happy memories of his childhood.
(c) The visitors that brought him gifts when he was young.
(d) A message that was delivered to her by God.
4. Why do the poor look to Jesus in Capernaum?
(a) They are afraid of Zebedee.
(b) They are afraid of the Romans.
(c) They are cold.
(d) They are hungry.
5. What does Jesus's quiet and elusive nature make Jacob suspect about him?
(a) He is too timid to be the Messiah.
(b) He has something to hide.
(c) He is a Roman spy.
(d) He is ashamed to be in Magdala.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why does Jesus commit sins?
2. What kind of invisible animal does Jesus feel sinking its claws into his skull?
3. What does Jesus tell Simeon when he arrives home and finds Simeon there?
4. What does the rabbi tell Jesus, in Chapter 11?
5. Who is the first person to be executed in the novel?
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