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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 solar mystery?
2. According to the Catholics, what must happen for one to be resurrected?
3. What did Heracles kill from his crib?
4. How many creation stories are in Genesis?
5. Which country held some agricultural mythology?
Short Essay Questions
1. What have studies shown about teaching religion to children?
2. What is Kundalini?
3. How did Buddha die?
4. What did Campbell say was the first law of life?
5. Who were the Medieval cathedrals dedicated to, and why?
6. How did Campbell say Christians went about learning new things?
7. Who did Campbell say Hell belonged to?
8. Who did the Mayans worship with a cross?
9. What was important about Chartres?
10. What is the theory of Christ's death that involves fishing?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
What role does mythology play in the medieval society, and where does it appear? How was the culture altered by the presence of this mythology?
Essay Topic 2
What was the medieval thought on philosophy, and how does it differ from the modern ideas of philosophy?
Essay Topic 3
What was the significance of the title of the book, and what role did it play in the telling of this interesting history?
This section contains 492 words
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