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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. "He who does not love remains in death" is quoted by the author from what book of the Bible?
(a) II John.
(b) III John.
(c) I John.
2. How many years after college graduation was the author ordained as a minister?
3. What is on the second floor of the White Tower?
(a) The Chapel of St. John.
(b) The Tower Watch.
(c) Little Ease.
(d) The Innermost Ward.
4. From what book of the Bible does the author quote a scripture passage in the beginning of Part Two of the book?"
5. "The Power and the Glory" dealt with what country in the 1930s?
(c) United States.
(d) South Africa.
Short Answer Questions
1. In what war was Dudley Knott a naval officer?
2. In the White Tower what has an heavy oak door?
3. The author's maternal grandmother was half old ____ and and half French-Swiss.
4. In what year did the author accept an invitation to teach at Harvard Divinity School?
5. According to the author what batters and shapes us in all sorts of ways?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does the author connect his feelings to what he describes about the Tower in London?
2. What did trying to help his daughter reveal to the author about his emotional state?
3. What did the author expect in a Harvard teaching experience that he did not get when he actually taught at Harvard Divinity School?
4. What does the author tell us about his first two autobiographies?
5. What events from the author's life most fit the title for Part Two of "Telling Secrets?"
6. What differences did the author write about among Union students as well as what they all shared?
7. How did the author feel about his kids once they were older and how did this affect his life once they left home as adults?
8. When do Dudley Knott and the author become friends?
9. What can you tell about the author and his time at Union Theological Seminary?
10. Why does the author go to Bermuda as a child?
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