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Sue Monk Kidd
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Christian communities continue to accept the Letter of __________ as proof that women are to be silenced.
(a) Paul.
(b) Timothy.
(c) Thomas.
(d) Mark.

2. Sue realizes she has labeled herself the __________ woman, putting male authority figures at the center of her life and accepting a secondary role.
(a) Ambiguous.
(b) Pure.
(c) Normal.
(d) Unambiguous.

3. Sue decides that she must follow her internal musical instrument, a ___________.
(a) Piano.
(b) Drum.
(c) Flute.
(d) Guitar.

4. When a women refrains from anger, as she is supposed to do, she might end up taking refuge in _____________.
(a) Depression.
(b) Cooking.
(c) Children.
(d) Happiness.

5. What do the women in the women's consciousness-raising group in the movie explore with a mirror?
(a) Their faces.
(b) A car.
(c) The outside world.
(d) Their vaginas.

6. What does Sue mistakenly call herself when she is at the monastery and introduces herself to someone else?
(a) Monk Sue.
(b) Sister Sue.
(c) Mother Sue.
(d) Father Sue.

7. Women sometimes keep silent in order to avoid being labeled as one of the fanatical ______________.
(a) Lesbians.
(b) Feminists.
(c) Zealots.
(d) Mothers.

8. One must work hard to have one's energy flow towards _____________, Sue finds.
(a) Sadness.
(b) Happiness.
(c) Compassion.
(d) Anger.

9. Who is the teacher at the charm school that Sue attends when she is a young girl?
(a) Miss Susie.
(b) Miss Manners.
(c) Miss Belle.
(d) Miss Ann.

10. Who was at the top of the chart the visiting preacher had drawn in order to show the idea of a God-ordained family?
(a) Woman.
(b) Church.
(c) God.
(d) Man.

11. Florence Nightingale once said that our _________ lies between pain and paralysis.
(a) Truth.
(b) Understanding.
(c) Choice.
(d) Future.

12. What does Sue do as a child when she encounters a statue of Mary and feels drawn to it? What does she say?
(a) Goddess.
(b) Mother Mine.
(c) Mother of all.
(d) Hail Mary.

13. In tribes where men do the ___________, the men are highly revered. But in cultures where women do it, they are not revered.
(a) Cooking.
(b) Hunting.
(c) Farming.
(d) Weaving.

14. Who was called the second in creation and the first to sin in the teachings of Sue's Baptist upbringing?
(a) Adam.
(b) Lilith.
(c) Mary.
(d) Eve.

15. To name, Sue says, is to define and to shape __________ in one's life, according to her lessons.
(a) Reality.
(b) Power.
(c) Men.
(d) The future.

Short Answer Questions

1. Sue believes she has been in a deep _____________ about what the subordination of women does to them psychologically.

2. What are the women in Sue's paintings and drawings missing as she begins to draw her feminine wound?

3. Sue's grandmother used to call it _____________ or what Sue begins to realize women need to tell themselves.

4. What does Sue decide to burn when she makes a ritual for the way she is going to let go of her feminine wound?

5. Sue's declaration of intent in the beginning of the book and her journey makes her feel like a ____________.

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