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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. In which country was the project focused?
2. What is the man's first name?
3. Who will be present at the meeting?
4. What type of major prize had the man recently won?
5. Which of the following was a bone of contention between Rayford and Irene?
Short Essay Questions
1. What phone messages are received by Williams? What is Williams' reaction? Why?
2. What is Steele's reaction to his children's involvement in the Rapture? What is Steele's part in what happened to the children?
3. What is the result of the attack made by the world superpower? What action resulted from the attack?
4. What are Chloe's concerns regarding her father's potential conversion? What is Chloe's opinion on making the conversion a family affair?
5. What is Carpathia's explanation when he is questioned about the Rapture? Why is the response surprising to Williams?
6. Why is Steele glad to finally get out of the house? Where does Steele go?
7. Williams makes jokes to Plank about Carpathia. What does Williams say? How does Plank react?
8. Who is Hattie Durham? How is the woman described?
9. Explain the scene at the Wailing Wall. What happens to the men preaching to the masses?
10. What is Steele's reaction to his children's involvement in the Rapture? What is Steele's part in what happened to the children?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
How is it possible that Nicolae Carpathia is able to fool so many people into believing his plans for a global community? How might the others in the UN react? What actions could be taken to have Carpathia removed from office as the Supreme Potentate? What are the opinions of the temporary and the permanent members of the UN? How does Carpathia manage to sway highly intelligent and worldly people? Do any of those people eventually see through Carpathia? Explain.
Essay Topic 2
What are your views on the Antichrist? Do you believe the Antichrist exists? If so, do you believe that the Antichrist is a person, a group, or a set of principles? Explain. Cite sources if possible to support your theories and/or opinions.
Essay Topic 3
Much credence is placed in the two main religious texts in the story. What are the texts? What do they have to say about Carpathia and men of that sort? Compare and contrast the writings in the text. Are there other religious or historical texts that make the same claim?
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