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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. A Vacation Bible School teacher tells ___________ that women can not be deacons because men are put at the head.
2. Sue recognizes that she needs to forgive herself for not being born __________, a strange idea for her.
(b) All knowing.
3. ____________ is being raped and disregarded and the church stands aloof, seeing matter as inherently evil.
4. Sue realizes she has labeled herself the __________ woman, putting male authority figures at the center of her life and accepting a secondary role.
5. The patriarchy seems to consider and accept _______ and dependence as being natural states of being.
(d) Blind faith.
Short Answer Questions
1. Sue believes that the story of Eden is one that created ___________ geography in the world.
2. The feminine wound is created as a woman begins to __________ all of the experiences of maleness around her.
3. What is the color of the journal Sue begins when she feels as though she needs to cast away the old in order to make way for the new?
4. Florence Nightingale once said that our _________ lies between pain and paralysis.
5. Sue's declaration of intent in the beginning of the book and her journey makes her feel like a ____________.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sue find happens to girls as they grow older and they enter into their adolescence?
2. What is the 'Great Imbalance' that Sue defines in this section of the book in the discussion about patriarchy?
3. What causes Sue to begin to weep for weeks over the Feminine Wound which she has begun to understand?
4. Why does Sue have troubles talking with God about her problems in life?
5. What are some of the stereotypes of being a good Christian woman, according to Sue's life?
6. What are some of the ways in which snakes have been interpreted in other readings, besides being evil in the Garden of Eden?
7. How does Sue try to avoid dealing with the emerging realization of the Feminine Wound in this section of the book?
8. What does Sue point out that many pregnant women apologize to their husbands for?
9. What does the old woman's t-shirt say which Sue sees when she tries to envision a world which is equal?
10. What does the Bible have to say about the womanly conditions which occur on a monthly basis?
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