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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What happens at Elsie's funeral?
2. What does Jean's mother call Jean's romantic love for another woman?
3. Which of the following best describes the attitude of Jean's mother when Jean comes back for a visit?
4. What is Winnet's punishment from the sorcerer?
5. What happens to Winnet at the sorcerer's castle?
Essay Topic 1
Jean's first theological disagreement with her church was on the definition of perfection.
Part 1. How did the pastor at Jean's church define perfection? According to him, is it achievable? How and when?
Part 2. Jean expresses her own views on the definition through a story. Summarize the story she tells and explain how it portrays Jean's views on perfection. What are Jean's views on perfection?
Part 3. Which side of this discussion do you agree with? Give reasons and examples to support your position.
Essay Topic 2
At one point Jean describes her mother as "Old Testament." What do we mean by that phrase?
Part 1. Describe the Biblical Old Testament.
Part 2. Describe the Biblical New Testament, comparing and contrasting it to the Old Testament.
Part 3. Give some examples and explanations about things that might be referred to as Old Testament.
Essay Topic 3
The novel ORANGES ARE NOT THE ONLY FRUIT is the debut novel by Jeannette Winterson. Write an essay about the book and the author.
Part 1. When was the book published? How has it been received by the literary community?
Part 2. What type of story is this? What does the story itself tell us about the author?
Part 3. Who is Jeannette Winterson and what else has she done?
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