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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Travel Journal : Chapter 15.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. The first part of Montaigne's journal was actually written by whom?
(a) His wife.
(b) His secretary.
(c) His long-time friend.
(d) Another philosopher.

2. Montaigne's view of the role of women was what?
(a) Traditional.
(b) Conservative.
(c) Progressive.
(d) Reactionary.

3. St. George is said to have slain what?
(a) A minotaur.
(b) A sea monster.
(c) A demon.
(d) A dragon.

4. Where did Montaigne end the journeys that he describes in his travel journal?
(a) Calais.
(b) Brest.
(c) Paris.
(d) Bordeaux.

5. What creature dose Montaigne discuss near the end of Book 2 of Essays: Chapter 7, Essay #12?
(a) The raccoon.
(b) The hedgehog.
(c) The mole.
(d) The rat.

Short Answer Questions

1. Montaigne specifically suggests that mastering what desire is a good example of virtue?

2. Montaigne describes a culture that recommends bathing how often?

3. In his writing, Montaigne avoids becoming excessively what?

4. The noble who is discussed in Book 1 of Essays: Chapter 4, Essay #46 holds a feast for whom?

5. In one of Montaigne's stories about mercy, what position does Conrad hold?

(see the answer key)

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