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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does the author believe determines the course of history?
(a) Man's mistakes.
(b) Man's work.
(c) Man's ideas.
(d) Man's self-sacrifice.
2. Who writes an encyclical that expresses contempt for capitalism?
(a) Pope Pius VI.
(b) Pope Platus VI.
(c) Pope Peter VI.
(d) Pope Paul VI.
3. Who do lobbyists work for?
(a) The individual.
(b) The public.
(c) The businesses.
(d) The special-interest groups.
4. The author refers to the situation in which sacrifice is considered good and self-improvement is not as what?
(a) Moral coercion.
(b) Moral force.
(c) Moral obscenity.
(d) Moral corruption.
5. Who is Louis XIV's chief adviser?
6. Among those countries of the world that have had fascist dictatorships, a favorable opinion of _______ is found.
7. In response to the claim that the superiority of communism is scientifically proven, the American answer is that the U.S. system is based on what?
(a) The rise of the individual.
(b) Faith in God.
(c) Belief in mankind.
(d) Faith in society.
8. What is one of the arguments against a volunteer army?
(a) The lack of motivation.
(b) The amount of training needed.
(c) The lack of volunteers.
(d) The high cost.
9. Which does the author predict will win when the principles are clearly defined by the groups hold opposite views?
(a) The more intelligent entity.
(b) The selfless entity.
(c) The logical entity.
(d) The rational entity.
10. What did the author present in her book "Atlas Shrugged" that is reflected in current events?
(a) Brain-drain in Spain.
(b) Brain-drain in Germany.
(c) Brain-drain in France.
(d) Brain-drain in Great Britain.
11. What does the author believe that productive work generates?
12. What is the form of government that prevails in most of Latin America?
13. The author believes that when smears take place, they are generally aimed at what?
(a) Political campaigns.
(b) Beliefs in values or principles.
(d) Religious beliefs.
14. How do irrational entities benefit from the United Nations, according to the author?
(a) By being dominant of rational entities.
(b) By being subservant to rational entities.
(c) By being influenced by rational entities.
(d) By being associated with rational entities.
15. Lobbyists are required to register with whom?
(a) The government.
(b) The United Nations.
(c) The business associations.
(d) The banks.
Short Answer Questions
1. The author believes that, in society today, there are no what?
2. The author believes that many less-developed countries hate America for what?
3. When there is a conflict among groups that do not have the same principles, which does the author predict will win?
4. Who takes the concept of alienation and applies it to the worker?
5. From what point of view is the encyclical written?
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