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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. At which facility did Dr. Goldstein work?
2. What did Denver bring to Mr. Ballantine in the hospital?
3. For what did Denver pray all night?
4. What fear of Denver's did he overcome at the Cowboy Spring Gathering?
5. How many people gathered for Deborah's memorial service?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1Compare 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?
Essay Topic 2When 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 3Describe 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?
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