The Dance of the Dissident Daughter: A Woman's Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine Test | Final Test - Medium

Sue Monk Kidd
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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. What is the name of the art exhibition that Sue goes to where she encounters a picture of Sappho?
(a) Truth Matters.
(b) Goddess Speaks.
(c) Mother Love.
(d) Telling Tales.

2. The newly awakened woman is a _______ transplanted into hostile soil, until it finds ground in a circle of trees.
(a) Leaf.
(b) Seed.
(c) Sapling.
(d) Stone.

3. Sister Kathleen embraces the _______ spirituality of Matthew Fox and honors feminine and Native American spiritual beliefs.
(a) Goddess.
(b) Evolution.
(c) Nature.
(d) Creation.

4. Which kind of animal does Ruth Ann give refuge to in the Northern Exposure episode as another character wants to hunt it?
(a) Wolf.
(b) Bear.
(c) Horse.
(d) Fox.

5. How many times to Sue and Terry immerse themselves ritually while they are on the deserted island?
(a) One.
(b) Three.
(c) Two.
(d) Four.

Short Answer Questions

1. Esther Harding says that being a __________ did not originally mean being chaste, but belonging to one's self.

2. Who does Sue learn takes an annual ritual bath at Kanathos in order to renew her virginity?

3. The Minotaur is a half man, half ________, according to the stories which have been told about it.

4. To what does Sue compare herself when she is lying in her bed at the bed and breakfast, feeling empty and drained?

5. What does Athens have to do every seven years as a result of a curse placed upon it? Provide seven sacrifices to __________.

Short Essay Questions

1. What does Sue see to be a sacred place when she visits and sees a replica of Da Vinci's Cartoon of St. Anne?

2. What does Sue long for in her own marriage at this point of her journey to the Sacred Feminine?

3. What are some of the things which can achieved by internalizing the Divine Feminine, according to the book?

4. What are the choices from which Sue can choose to celebrate the Divine Feminine?

5. What does Sue do with the other women who have traveled to one of the last places the Great Goddess flourishes?

6. Why does the Goddess Hera take an annual bath at Kanathos, according to Sue's findings?

7. What does Maya Angelou say in an interview which makes Sue begin to understand empowerment?

8. What does Sue do when she is in the stone circle, connecting with the Goddess?

9. When Sandy and Sue come upon a large stone circle in Avebury, what does the guide book say it represents?

10. What does Sue take and then give an offering of another buffalo head nickel to balance the gift when she goes to see the buffaloes?

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