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* '''Averted''': [[SuperGullible Alice just accepts Bob's claims and never doubts them.]]

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** Alice is a FlatEarthAtheist who doesn't believe Bob is a god despite his hell-filled spike rampage that she very clearly saw, but when Bob makes a rabbit disappear into a hat, she starts to grovel at his feet.
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[[SuperGullible Alice just accepts Bob's claims and never doubts them.]]]]
** Bob doesn't exist.
** Bob never contacts mortals.
** Nobody in the story claims to be a god.


* '''Justified''': Bob did nothing to prove he's a God so far, so Alice doesn't believe him and he has to prove it to her.

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* '''Justified''': Bob did nothing Many people claim to prove he's a God so far, [[AGodAmI be]] or [[PalsWithJesus have contact with]] gods without any evidence, so Alice [[CryingWolf doesn't believe him and he has anyone]] who claims to prove it to her.be God.



* '''Double Subverted''': Nothing happens at first, but only later Alice realizes, that the storm that just arrived is not a natural one and must've been called by Bob, proving his godhood.

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* '''Double Subverted''': Nothing happens at first, but only later Alice realizes, realizes that the storm that just arrived is not a natural one and must've been called by Bob, proving his godhood.



* '''Averted''': Alice just accepts Bob's claims and never doubts them.

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* '''Averted''': [[SuperGullible Alice just accepts Bob's claims and never doubts them.]]


'''Basic Trope''' Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that they're extraordinary.

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'''Basic Trope''' Trope''': Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that they're extraordinary.



* '''Double subverted''': Nothing happens at first, but only later Alice realizes, that the storm that just arrived is not a natural one and must've been called by Bob, proving his godhood.

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* '''Double subverted''': Subverted''': Nothing happens at first, but only later Alice realizes, that the storm that just arrived is not a natural one and must've been called by Bob, proving his godhood.


* '''Defied''': "Come on, we both know Decartes. Even if I did everything you asked, at best I'd only prove that I'm [[SufficientlyAdvancedAlien something like]] God. You're going to have to take me on faith here."

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* '''Defied''': '''Defied''':
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"Come on, we both know Decartes. Even if I did everything you asked, at best I'd only prove that I'm [[SufficientlyAdvancedAlien something like]] God. You're going to have to take me on faith here."
** "You shall not put the Lord, your God, to the test.
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* '''Deconstructed''': Alice publicly challenges Bob to prove he's a God. He can't do it, because that would destroy his {{Masquerade}} and because of that, Alice is convinced he's a loony and doesn't trust him anymore. What's more, public believes Alice to be a loony, because of her insane claim that Bob may be a God. Bob plays the "loony Alice" card to keep up his Masquerade and Alice ends up in Psychiatric Asylum, while Bob is hated among his ex-friends because of that.

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* '''Deconstructed''': '''Deconstructed''':
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Alice publicly challenges Bob to prove he's a God. He can't do it, because that would destroy his {{Masquerade}} and because of that, Alice is convinced he's a loony and doesn't trust him anymore. What's more, public believes Alice to be a loony, because of her insane claim that Bob may be a God. Bob plays the "loony Alice" card to keep up his Masquerade and Alice ends up in Psychiatric Asylum, while Bob is hated among his ex-friends because of that.that.
** Alice challenges Bob to prove he's a God. Bob is, in fact, an old-fashioned, arrogant JerkassGod, and Alice may or may not survive the results of testing his patience.


* '''Defied''': Bob collects impressive amounts of evidence so that Alice will not question him.

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* '''Defied''': Bob collects impressive amounts of evidence so "Come on, we both know Decartes. Even if I did everything you asked, at best I'd only prove that Alice will not question him.I'm [[SufficientlyAdvancedAlien something like]] God. You're going to have to take me on faith here."


'''Basic Trope''' Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that he's extraordinary.

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'''Basic Trope''' Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that he's they're extraordinary.


* '''Parodied''': Alice ask Bob [[LargeHam dramatically]] to prove his godhood. He's clearly annoyed by it and turns nearby cabbage into a bunny.

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* '''Parodied''': '''Parodied''':
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Alice ask Bob [[LargeHam dramatically]] to prove his godhood. He's clearly annoyed by it and turns nearby cabbage into a bunny.


** While [[DidYouJustHaveTeaWithCthulu having tea with Bob]], Alice unthinkingly makes a remark about how [[SmiteMeOMightySmiter God should just strike her down already]]. Bob responds by slapping her in the face, with just enough sparks of lightning to prove that this is the divine smiting that Alice was asking for.

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** While [[DidYouJustHaveTeaWithCthulu [[DidWeJustHaveTeaWithCthulhu having tea tea]] [[PalsWithJesus with Bob]], Alice unthinkingly makes a remark about how [[SmiteMeOMightySmiter God should just strike her down already]]. Bob responds by slapping her in the face, with just enough sparks of lightning to prove that this is the divine smiting that Alice was asking for.


* '''Parodied''': Alice ask Bob [[LargeHam dramatically]] to prove his godhood. He's clearly annoyed by it and turns nearby cabbage into bunny.

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* '''Parodied''': Alice ask Bob [[LargeHam dramatically]] to prove his godhood. He's clearly annoyed by it and turns nearby cabbage into bunny.a bunny.
** While [[DidYouJustHaveTeaWithCthulu having tea with Bob]], Alice unthinkingly makes a remark about how [[SmiteMeOMightySmiter God should just strike her down already]]. Bob responds by slapping her in the face, with just enough sparks of lightning to prove that this is the divine smiting that Alice was asking for.


* '''Downplayed''': Alice asks "Really?". Bob makes Alice's teapot disappear with a blink.

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* '''Downplayed''': '''Downplayed''':
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Alice asks "Really?". Bob makes Alice's teapot disappear with a blink.

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** The SecretKeeper asks Cornelius for proof of the magical {{Masquerade}}, so Cornelius demonstrates his mage powers with a simple charm.


'''Basic Trope:''' Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that he's extraordinary.

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'''Basic Trope:''' Trope''' Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that he's extraordinary.



And now prove you're a god and return to GodTest!

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And now prove you're a god and return to GodTest!GodTest!
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'''Basic Trope:'''

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'''Basic Trope:'''
Trope:''' Someone challenges someone else to do something extraordinary as proof that he's extraordinary.
*'''Straight''': Alice asks Bob to prove he's the God. Bob puts down a house fire with a flip of his fingers.
*'''Exaggerated''': Alice screams "So prove it!" and Bob proves it. He creates an entire planet hovering over their heads, populates it with entire new fauna and flora, creates there a sentient, "centuries old" culture of non-humans and keeps the planet hovering, [[ArtisticLicensePhysics even if it should fall]]. All with StabTheSky pose, storm and lightning.
*'''Downplayed''': Alice asks "Really?". Bob makes Alice's teapot disappear with a blink.
*'''Justified''': Bob did nothing to prove he's a God so far, so Alice doesn't believe him and he has to prove it to her.
*'''Inverted''': In the world of gods, Bob asks Alice to prove she's mortal human.
*'''Subverted''': Alice ask Bob to prove his powers. He focuses, screams and... nothing happens.
*'''Double subverted''': Nothing happens at first, but only later Alice realizes, that the storm that just arrived is not a natural one and must've been called by Bob, proving his godhood.
*'''Parodied''': Alice ask Bob [[LargeHam dramatically]] to prove his godhood. He's clearly annoyed by it and turns nearby cabbage into bunny.
*'''Averted''': Alice just accepts Bob's claims and never doubts them.
*'''Enforced''': Producers decided they need some cool scene for the trailer, so author makes Bob prove his god status by doing something impressive.
*'''Lampshaded''': "They always ask for it! You wouldn't believe how many times I did this cabbage-tiger trick!"
*'''Invoked''': Bob phrases his AGodAmI revelation so that Alice will ask this question - he wants to show off, matter of fact.
*'''Exploited''': Alice needs something important done - something only this {{Jerkass}} God Bob can do. She teases him with "I don't believe you're a god" so that he'll prove his point by doing said thing.
*'''Defied''': Bob collects impressive amounts of evidence so that Alice will not question him.
*'''Discussed''': Alice discuss with Charlie how to be sure Bob is a god he claims to be.
*'''Conversed''': "Of course, Alice didn't believe him", explained Charlie, "so Bob [[RememberWhenYouBlewUpTheSun exploded the Moon]]".
*'''Deconstructed''': Alice publicly challenges Bob to prove he's a God. He can't do it, because that would destroy his {{Masquerade}} and because of that, Alice is convinced he's a loony and doesn't trust him anymore. What's more, public believes Alice to be a loony, because of her insane claim that Bob may be a God. Bob plays the "loony Alice" card to keep up his Masquerade and Alice ends up in Psychiatric Asylum, while Bob is hated among his ex-friends because of that.
*'''Reconstructed''': while Bob does not respond to Alice's challenge in public, he later takes her somewhere remote and creates the Northern Lights for her to compensate for her public embarrassment. Cue the climatic kiss.



Return to GodTest

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Return And now prove you're a god and return to GodTestGodTest!

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'''Basic Trope:'''

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