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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what unusual place did Denver pray all night?
2. Who studied art history, but did not like the art business?
3. What did Denver call Deborah's appearance to him as he slept in her home after her death?
4. Denver's mission friends helped him conquer what with tutoring?
5. What was Dr. Goldstein's diagnosis?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Deborah worked at the mission because she felt that God wanted her there, but Ron had different reasons.
Part 1. Explain the circumstances in the lives of Deborah and Ron led Ron to come work at the mission.
Part 2. Why did Ron decide to join Deborah in her volunteer work? Explain.
Part 3. Describe how and why the friendship between Denver and Ron began soon after Ron started to volunteer at the mission. Who encouraged this friendship?
Essay Topic 2
Describe the circumstances under which Ron learned that President Kennedy had been shot. Where was he? What was he doing? How did he hear the news?
Essay Topic 3
After Denver escaped the plantation on a freight train, he wandered for several years before ending up homeless on the streets of Fort Worth and eventually arriving at the Union Gospel Mission.
Part 1. Explain the "hobo code of honor" and how Denver ended up with a car because of it. For what purpose did Denver use the car?
Part 2. Under what conditions did Denver finally accept a bed at the mission?
Part 3. Explain what and where The Lot was. What did the mission volunteers do there?
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