Posted on January 4, 2017 by admin Welcome to your Self Evaluation Questions Email 1. How many Working Tools are used in Gardnerian Witchcraft? 2. What are the Working Tools of the Wica? Athame. Bell. Cup. Besom. Stang. Pentacle. White Handled Knife. Cauldron. Scourge. Boline. Cords. Censor. Sword. Chalice Wand. Goddess Statue.3. What is a "P Wand"? Peter Wand. Pewter Wand. Penis Wand. Power Wand. Penetration Wand. Pagan Wand. Priapus or Phallic Wand.4. Match the following symbols: First Degree Second Degree Third Degree Scourge Salute The Magick Circle S $ A circle with a dot in the centre. Pentagram, point down. Equilateral triangle, point down. Triangle over a pentagram.5. The 1st Degree Initiation is a symbolic __________. Journey. Trip through time Death and Rebirth. Bondage. Ordination. Legend.6. Trace the etymology from oldest to newest. Wicca, wytch, witche, witch. Wytch, wicca, witche, witch. Witch, wytch, witche, wicca.7. What year was the original New York Coven established? 1895 1969 1951 1965 19748. What are the basic parts of every Gardnerian Rite? Forming the Circle, C&W, Closing the Circle. Summoning the Elements, Besom Chant, Forming the Circle, C&W, Closing the Circle. Besom Chant, Forming the Circle, C&W, Closing the Circle. Blessing Prayer, Casting the Circle, C&W, Banishing the Circle. Casting the Circle, C&W, Banishing the Circle. Summoning the Elements, Blessing Prayer, Forming the Circle, C&W, Closing the Circle. Erecting the Temple, C&W, Closing the Temple.9. What is the proper name for our line or branch of the Wica? BTW (British Traditional Witchcraft) Line. Florida Line. Long Island Line. Olwen Line. Sheffield Line. Whitecroft Line.10. Who were the first American HPS and HP of the New York Coven? Ariana and Moray. Theos and Phoenix. Olwen and Loic. Starhawk and Scott Cunningham. Rowen and Robat.11. The name of our Goddess means .12. The name of The Lady's Consort is 13. "These are usually evil, it is unlucky to have dealings with them, and the goddess is sweet and kind and would not like it" refers to who or what? Vegetarians. Demons. The Elements. The Mighty Ones. Elementals. Watchtowers.14. Who are the Mighty Ones according to GBG? Extremely strong Wica. The Kings of the Elements. The Watchtowers. The spirits of the dead members of the cult who have not been reincarnated. Sylphs, salamanders, undines, and gnomes. The Archangels Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, and Azrael.15. What does the Circle represent in Witchcraft? "As above, so below". Protection from demons and other nasties. The Wheel of the Year. Womb of the Goddess.16. What does the God or Osiris Position represent? 17. What does the Goddess or Pentacle Position represent? 18. How would you warn a Brother or Sister of the Art that a cowan is present? Wiggle your nose 3 times. Telepathically. Through the use of a common word with one particular letter intentionally left out. With a hand gesture. Clearing your throat twice and then touching the side of your nose.19. "Perfect Love and Perfect Trust" in who or what? 20. What is meant to be recited during DDM should the Goddess not manifest? 21. The Charge and the Summer Solstice Rite both refer to the Cauldron of .22. What are the 4 major Festivals of the Wica? Beltane, Litha, Mabon, Lammas. Yule, Vernal Equinox, Midsummer, Autumnal Equinox. Spring Equinox, Summer Solstice, Autumn Equinox, Winter Solstice. Feb. Eve, May Eve, Aug. Eve, Nov. Eve.23. What is the name of the dance traditionally performed at May Eve and August Eve? Voltare. Hokey Pokey. Meet Dance. Broom Dance.24. The Midsummer Sabbat contains 5 names that our British Craft ancestors associated with this Festival: Lugh, Michael, Arthur, Balin, Herne. Match them up! The fabled-once-and-future king of Britain associated with Midsummer Day. Lugh eventually became this Xtian saint whose churches were often built where Lugh's temples once stood. A fire and fertility god from Tyre. Britain's God of the Hunt and the Underworld. In Gaul, Britain, and Ireland He was the equivalent of Lucifer, the Light/Sun.25. What does "Properly Prepared" mean? Has received proper training. Has taken a Lustral Bath. Naked and barefoot. An Inititate who is skyclad, in a circle, who has been bound and purified. Sprinkled, censed, and blessed. Knows well what she/he is getting into beforehand.26. Why is the HPS positioned to the right of the HP when standing in front of the altar during the rites? A woman should always stand to the right of her man. The HPS is nearest to the east on that side of the altar. The HPS can reach the sword easier from that side of the altar. The HPS can form the circle easier from that side of the altar. There is no reason and the HP/S can change positions any time they want to.27. Why is the HP positioned to the left of the HPS? A man should always stand to the left of his woman. So the HP can better protect the HPS from attackers during the rites. This is a custom started in the old days. Most men draw their swords from the left to the right. The HP is nearest to the west on that side of the altar. The HP is out of the way of the HPS on that side of the altar. There is no reason and the HP/S can change positions any time they want to.28. Never stand between the HPS and the !29. The traditional symbol of rank for the HPS is: A gold, copper or brass bracelet inscribed with certain symbols. A silver bracelet upon which are inscribed certain symbols. A silver headband or crown bearing a crescent moon and a green garter with silver buckles. A coven pendant. An amber and jet necklace. The sword and also a gold, copper or brass bracelet inscribed with certain symbols. The sword and also a silver bracelet upon which are inscribed certain symbols. Horned helmet. No symbol of rank.30. The traditional symbol of rank for the HP is: A gold, copper or brass bracelet inscribed with certain symbols. A silver bracelet upon which are inscribed certain symbols. A silver headband or crown bearing a crescent moon and a green garter with silver buckles. A coven pendant. An amber and jet necklace. The sword and also a gold, copper or brass bracelet inscribed with certain symbols. The sword and also a silver bracelet upon which are inscribed certain symbols. Horned helmet. No symbol of rank.31. The traditional symbol of rank for a WQ is: A gold, copper or brass bracelet inscribed with certain symbols. A silver bracelet upon which are inscribed certain symbols. A silver headband or crown bearing a crescent moon and a green garter with silver buckles. A coven pendant. An amber and jet necklace. The sword and also a gold, copper or brass bracelet inscribed with certain symbols. The sword and also a silver bracelet upon which are inscribed certain symbols. Horned helmet No symbol of rank.32. Match up the following: Monotheism Henotheism Dualism Polytheism Pantheism The belief in or knowledge of many different gods and goddesses. Devotion to a single god while accepting the existence of other gods. The view that two fundamental concepts exist, such as good and evil, light and dark, or male and female. The view that everything is of an all-encompassing immanent abstract God; or that the Universe, or nature, and God are equivalent. The belief in one supreme deity only.33. What is the Triad of the Goddess as described by GBG? Maiden, Mother, Crone. Waning, Dark, Waxing. Love, Death, Rebirth.34. Why did Gardner reportedly spell Wica with one "c"? He heard the word but never saw it written down. Gardner taught himself to read and write. To distinguish between Gardnerian Witchcraft, a "throwback to the Old Religion" and the new "wiccens".35. Does it matter which hand is used to touch the Working Tools of the Craft that are placed upon the Altar? Only the right hand should be used. Only the left hand should be used. It depends on whether right hand or left hand magick is being performed. It doesn't matter - use either hand.36. What are the correct or required colours for altar and quarter candles? Yellow, red, blue, green. Red, white, grey, black. All white. The only correct or required colour is red for initiations. Depends on the season.37. Match the following: Airts Apies Appanage Art-mage Art, The Assay Something set apart for some special purpose. Art Magick; chiefly used of Magician's Magick; sometimes confused with ours. The points of a compass. Opiates, opium, dwale. Witchcraft; the Craft the Gods taught of old. Trial; dare venture; essay.38. Blindfold and binding is a symbolic _____. Punishment. Hazing. Death. Bondage. Enslavement.39. What is the Old English word for a male witch? A female witch? 40. Deosil is apparently a misspelling of unknown origin as "deos" isn't an old Gaelic word but "deas" is old Irish Gaelic. So it may be that the word was originally deasil and pronounced "jeshul" or "jessul". In any event it means: Left hand path. Right hand path. "Sun-wise" in the direction of the sun as seen in the Northern hemisphere. Clockwise. Counter-clockwise. None of the above.41. The opposite of deosil/deasil is: Left hand path. Right hand path. Widdershins. "Sun-wise" in the direction of the sun as seen in the Northern hemisphere. Clockwise. Counter-clockwise. None of the above.42. 43. The 8-Fold Path is: The Perfect Couple. The 8 chakras. The 8 Working Tools. Ways to the Centre. The 8 sabbats. The 8-Fold Kiss.44. Assistant to the HPS and can take over for her if the need arises. May run an Outer Court or an associate coven. Called members to meetings and acted as messenger between other covens. In the old days was always armed at meetings to protect the HPS. 45. Can you type the first letter of the names of each HPS in your Lineage back to GBG? Put a comma after each letter i.e: A,B,C,D,E 46. To bind for magic. 47. To bind; to properly prepare. May be a corruption of a similar word. Also means a male Witch. 48. Match the following: Covendom Covenstead Dwale The Headquarters or meeting place of the Coven, where the tools and any writings must be concealed in some safe place. This is usually one league (3 miles) around the Covenstead but may extend as far as the members live. Nightshade; poison or drug.49. Recule means: To retire. To rebuke. A person who lives in voluntary seclusion from the public and society. Banishment.50. Which is NOT a legitimate line of the Wica? Whitecroft Sheffield Olwen Silver Crescent Black ForestTime is Up!