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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. How many times to Sue and Terry immerse themselves ritually while they are on the deserted island?
2. Sue tells the male clergy man that they only have different visions about _____________ when she is scolded.
3. In what country is the Sketeino Cave found, the one which Sue journeys to with other women in the same quest?
4. Who is raising money in order to buy a bison for their own collection of animals?
5. Sue recalls hearing a six year old refer to God as _________ since God thought that would be the best thing to be.
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Sue long for in her own marriage at this point of her journey to the Sacred Feminine?
2. What does the picture of Sappho have to tell Sue, although the other pictures in the museum do not affect her in the same way?
3. What are some of the things which can achieved by internalizing the Divine Feminine, according to the book?
4. 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?
5. What does Sue do with the other women who have traveled to one of the last places the Great Goddess flourishes?
6. What does Sue do when she is in the stone circle, connecting with the Goddess?
7. What is the news in the old newspaper clipping that Sue's mom sends?
8. What does a Cherokee woman Sue meets on a retreat tell her that her dreams are meant to do?
9. Why does Sue choose to display a picture of the Minoan Snake Goddess in her study?
10. Why does Sue begin to realize that attachment to the confining patriarchal world must die?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
The mother-daughter relationship can be complicated.
Part 1: Why do you think the mother-daughter relationship is often so difficult?
Part 2: Does the relationship between Sue and her daughter seem to be difficult?
Part 3: How do you think mothers and daughters can learn to be more supportive and understanding with each other?
Essay Topic 2
Sue realizes that women are conditioned to turn to men for solutions and for insight into their troubles.
Part 1: What is wrong with turning to someone else when you have a problem?
Part 2: Why are women told to turn to men in order to help them when they are troubled?
Part 3: What part do men play in this relationship of women turning to men for help? How do they support this dependent relationship?
Essay Topic 3
In life, women are seen as the caretakers of men, committed to making sure everyone else is okay.
Part 1: Why do you think women are the ones who are typically the caretakers?
Part 2: Do you think that men can be caretakers of others?
Part 3: How is it damaging to be a caretaker of others?
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