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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was Dr. Goldstein's diagnosis?
2. Why was the Colorado trip life-changing for everyone?
3. How long had Ron and Deborah been married when a personal crisis hit them?
4. Who looked perfectly well, despite battling an illness?
5. What was Dr. Robert Goldstein's specialty?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
When Denver was a boy, a fire broke out that killed Big Mama and Cousin Chook. Shortly thereafter, Denver's father, BB, was stabbed to death, and Uncle James died a short time later.
Part 1. Explain how so much loss at a young age impacted Denver as a grown man. What fears and insecurities did he have as a result?
Part 2. How do you think Denver's life might have been different if Big Mama had survived the fire?
Part 3. Deborah's death was especially hard on Denver. What did Denver wonder about God when Deborah was taken away from him?
Essay Topic 2
When Denver first arrived at the mission, he kept to himself and was considered a loner. Still, Deborah Hall sought him out.
Part 1. Describe how Deborah first approached Denver and how Denver felt about her.
Part 2. Explain the dream Deborah had and why she thought Denver might be the man from her dream.
Part 3. Explain how Deborah's influence led Denver to become more active in the mission. In what types of activities did Denver become involved?
Essay Topic 3
Compare and contrast the childhoods of Ron and Denver. Find two similarities and two differences. Do you think they would have been friends as children, had they met at a young age?
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