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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 marks Christianity as a true religion?
2. What did Paul say Christ redeemed man from?
3. Where did Mithra's cult flourish?
4. What two images show re-birth?
5. What was the myth of the cave associated with?
Short Essay Questions
1. Who were the Medieval cathedrals dedicated to, and why?
2. Who did the Mayans worship with a cross?
3. How did Buddha die?
4. What significance did the Tower of Babel have on history?
5. What did Campbell think the Space Age did to religious ideals?
6. What have studies shown about teaching religion to children?
7. What is the Sumerian story of the creation?
8. What is the theory of Christ's death that involves fishing?
9. What did Jung call the most significant religious document, and why?
10. Where did Campbell say many of our modern Easter symbols came from?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How was Campbell raised, and how did this shape his life, his studies, and his career?
Essay Topic 2
What are some of the most important facets of the Jewish culture, and why did Campbell think this culture was so important in history?
Essay Topic 3
How were science and religion connected in medieval times, and how does this differ from our current society?
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