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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who is the woman, once beautiful, now covered in mud, weeping and wailing in grief?
(a) Wumi, mother of a peace child.
(b) Mary, mother of Jesus.
(c) Watiro, one of the leading women in Kamur.
(d) Carol, Don Richardson's wife.
2. What ritual does "Eyes Red with Watching" in chapter 23 describe?
(a) The Sawi ritual of grief and veneration.
(b) The Sawi ritual of sleeplessness.
(c) The Sawi ritual of new birth.
(d) The Sawi ritual of baptism.
3. Why is it so difficult for the Sawi people to convert to Richardson's faith?
(a) They have no spiritual life.
(b) They cannot speak English.
(c) They are cowards and afraid to try anything new.
(d) They trust the ancient Sawi culture which is all they have ever known.
4. Who is willing to give up his only son?
5. How many people can be seated at a worship service inside the new Sawidome?
(a) Fifty thousand.
(c) One thousand.
(d) One hundred.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are the two pillars Richardson refers to?
2. In the story about Jesus, who do the Sawi admire?
3. What do the Sawi people call Jesus?
4. Mahean is the first to step forward to try to carry out the peace child ritual. What stops him?
5. Why does Amio want Hurip to die?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Richardson see as the true battle in Chapter 13, War at my Door?
2. In May of 1963 what happened to the government of New Guinea?
3. Who is God's "Tarop"?
4. When the Richardsons inform the Sawi leaders that they will be moving, what surprising response do they receive?
5. What is "aumamay"?
6. In Chapter 24, what does Richardson organize and describe that would have been impossible when he first arrived?
7. What does Richardson see in the ritual of the Sawi peace child which gives him hope about sharing his Christian message with the villagers?
8. What ritual do the Sawi villagers engage in which inspires the title of this book?
9. What does Kimi come to do to Warahai?
10. What do the Richardsons conclude about the ongoing violence which they face amid the combined Sawi village communities?
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