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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which two characters decide to switch identities?
2. Williams learns that the _______ can be a single person or a group of people with a common cause.
3. How does Hattie react when greeted by Carpathia?
4. Which is not a topic discussed by Williams and Barnes?
5. Barnes warns Williams that he might be in which type of danger?
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
How might the story have changed if Rayford Steele had proceeded with the affair with Hattie Durham? How might Irene have reacted if she found out about Rayford's roving eye? Do you think Irene knew? Is Rayford right in assuming that Irene was too busy with her religious activities to notice anything else? Do you think Rayford was crying out for Irene's attention or did he truly believe that the marriage was in a downward spiral? Explain. Also discuss how Hattie reacted to Rayford's confession.
Essay Topic 3
Carpathia is only one of many zealots that have tried to convert Christians and non-believers. The actions taken by Carpathia are similar to that of Hitler, among others. Compare and contrast Carpathia's actions against those taken by Hitler. Who do you think was more dangerous? Who had the better chance of being successful? Explain.
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