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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. What was the name of the church at the center of Elijah's childhood town?
2. How many of his sons did Matthews lose to illness between 1816 and 1819?
3. What building did Kirk use for the Fourth Presbyterian Church meetings?
4. When did Matthews' parents die?
5. What church did Matthews attend as a child?
Short Essay Questions
1. What happened to Matthews' family while they were in Albany?
2. Who did Elijah meet?
3. Why did Matthias strike a chord with some Americans?
4. Who was Robert Matthews in "Robert Matthews, Introduction and Parts 1 through 4"?
5. What did God and Jesus promise to Elijah?
6. What was Kirtland and what did it predate?
7. What mission did Elijah and Sarah undertake in "Elijah Pierson, Parts 5 through 7"?
8. What was Prophet Matthias being tried for according to the "Prologue"?
9. What became clear by the latter half of 1830?
10. Who was Elijah Pierson according to "Elijah Pierson, Introduction and Parts 1 through 4"?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Discuss the significance of the missionary community in the 1800's and the significance it had on early American culture.
Essay Topic 2
Examine the significance of Kirtland, Joseph Smith, and Mormonism in The Kingdom of Matthias.
Essay Topic 3
Discuss the significance of anti-Mason sentiment and the influence of masonry in the United States.
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