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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. How old was the author when he met his new best friend, Dudley Knott?
2. How many years after attending theological seminary did the author started teaching at Harvard?
3. Sitting on the side road, depressed about his sick child, what encouraging word did the author read on the license plate of a passing vehicle?
4. In what year did the author's sick daughter finally graduate college?
5. The scripture passage in the beginning of Part Two of the book says that we were created in the likeness and image of who?
Short Answer Questions
1. The author read the "Letters of the Scattered Brotherhood," written by _____.
2. The author lists what he calls "real" art as painting, music, dance, and ______.
3. In what year was the author's first novel published?
4. Who bought the world and "home" back to the author each day?
5. What Shakespeare reading assignment was objected to by the author's feminist students?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did the author's kids connect him with the outside world when they were small?
2. Besides complaints about him praying in his first class at Harvard, what other surprises did the author's students give him?
3. How did the author translate his hotel dream into his real life?
4. What differences did the author write about among Union students as well as what they all shared?
5. Why does the author go to Bermuda as a child?
6. What can you tell about the author and his time at Union Theological Seminary?
7. How do our other selves develop as explained in Part Two of "Telling Secrets?"
8. What did the author expect in a Harvard teaching experience that he did not get when he actually taught at Harvard Divinity School?
9. Who goes to Bermuda with the author when he is a child and how does he describe their arrival in Bermuda?
10. Why did the author like having Dudley Knott as a friend?
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