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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the divine boat ritual represent?
2. Where was a spaceport constructed?
3. Besides plants and animals, what other important things were in the Garden of Eden?
4. What were the Anunnaki?
5. How long were the great Sumerian rulers?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Do you think that the Nefilim, as a species, are a symbol for something else?
Did Sitchin really intend to prove that Sumerian alien gods existed or is the 12th Planet a metaphor for a larger mystery?
Essay Topic 2
Do you believe that any of Sitchin's theories could be true?
If you were Sitchin, how would you work to verify and prove your theories about the creation of the world and man?
How could Sitchin get his ideas accepted by the scientific community?
Essay Topic 3
Is it depressing that Sitchin did not think that the Sumerians were capable of the advancement on their own?
How is this similar to Western Imperialism that many Western cultures imposed on other cultures?
Is Sitchin sure that the Sumerians could not have been advanced because they were supposedly "primitive" people?
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