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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. According to the author, besides himself, who else to some degree is like the White Tower?
(a) His mother.
(b) His sick child.
(c) His father.
(d) We are.
2. According to the author, about how old is the the Chapel of St. John?
(a) 500 years.
(b) 1,000 years.
(c) 450 years.
(d) 1,200 years.
3. What color was the house the author and his family lived in on the island, in a town called Paget?
4. The author dreamed about a hotel where the desk clerk told him the name of the room to which he wanted to return is called what?
5. According to the author, what could you buy in the island shop called Trimingham's?
Short Answer Questions
1. How many years after attending theological seminary did the author started teaching at Harvard?
2. What did Knights of the Order of the Bath keep an all night vigil over the day before a king's coronation?
3. What is on the second floor of the White Tower?
4. In relation to the White Tower, where does the author say he spent many of his dark days?
5. What Shakespeare reading assignment was objected to by the author's feminist students?
Short Essay Questions
1. How did the author translate his hotel dream into his real life?
2. What dream did the author have about a hotel?
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. How do our other selves develop as explained in Part Two of "Telling Secrets?"
5. Who is Naya?
6. What does the author describe about the Tower of London?
7. Why did the author like having Dudley Knott as a friend?
8. Besides complaints about him praying in his first class at Harvard, what other surprises did the author's students give him?
9. When do Dudley Knott and the author become friends?
10. How did the author's kids connect him with the outside world when they were small?
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