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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How is the tortoise treated by the person Brutha brings to the garden?
2. What is Om drawing in the dirt?
3. How does the tortoise speak to Brutha?
4. How does the tortoise prove he is a god?
5. What is unique about the philosopher who appears?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Brutha have a difficult time feeling sympathetic toward the slave?
2. What does Om realize as he is crawling his way up the stairs?
3. What does Burtha doubt, and how does Om prove it to him?
4. What do the cloaked revolutionaries talk of doing?
5. Describe what the philosophers are like.
6. What do the monks in the Ramtop mountains do?
7. Why is torture acceptable according to Brutha?
8. How does Vorbis feel about Brutha's answers regarding faith?
9. Why is the ocean goddess upset, and what does she do in retaliation?
10. What is happening to the drunk Fri'it?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
As Om became a Great God, how did Brutha balance his relationship with humans, and how did Om react to the situation?
Essay Topic 2
Om does a lot of thinking about gods and his own status and relationships as they walk in the desert. What does he realize? How is his relationship with Brutha different now, and how does he plan to respond to the changes?
Essay Topic 3
Describe the hierarchy in the monastery, and explain Brutha's position and where he fits in at the monastery.
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