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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. Who was called the second in creation and the first to sin in the teachings of Sue's Baptist upbringing?
2. Over time, since Sue did not know what to do about her experience at the monastery, she _____________ it.
(a) Laughed about.
(b) Trivialized it.
(d) Shared a story about.
3. Sue realizes she has labeled herself the __________ woman, putting male authority figures at the center of her life and accepting a secondary role.
4. Sue's grandmother used to call it _____________ or what Sue begins to realize women need to tell themselves.
(a) Absent lies.
(b) Dogged truth.
(c) Flat out truth.
(d) Dark truth.
5. What prompts the beginning of a journey, according to Sue's own experience?
(b) Another woman.
Short Answer Questions
1. What emotion does the Church seem to equate with sin, according to Sue's experience and research?
2. Girls, as they grow up, seem to become _____________ in nature, though they are also powerless inside and overwhelmed by the world.
3. Being _______ had always seemed vaguely limiting, confining, lacking in power, and second-class.
4. De Beauvoir notes that if a daughter challenges the system, the mother would favor the ___________.
5. What is the last church that Sue attempts to join in order to find a place where her beliefs can be supported in a traditional way?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are some of the stereotypes of being a good Christian woman, according to Sue's life?
2. What causes Sue to begin to weep for weeks over the Feminine Wound which she has begun to understand?
3. How would a person describe the life of Sue Monk Kidd at this point of the book in relation to her family, profession, and religion?
4. What is the story that Sue's friend Betty shares with her about how a family teaches their children about the river?
5. What are some of the issues women face when they enter the workforce, according to Sue Monk Kidd?
6. What are the differences between men and women as pointed out in the section called, "Spirit Over Nature?"
7. When Ann is younger and asks why women cannot be deacons in the church, what is the answer that her Vacation Bible School teacher tell her?
8. Does Sue ever find a discussion of a time when women were considered to be equal to men in theological studies?
9. What happens the first time that Sue points out that women get a rotten deal when it comes to society?
10. What is the role of women according to television and movies, according to Sue's findings?
This section contains 661 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)