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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 2: Appendix 7.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What discovery was made about the substance being tested in the early 1950s?
(a) Its chemical makeup is similar to adrenalin.
(b) It shouldn't be used by people with anxiety or panic disorders.
(c) It was a natural by-product of processing the plant in certain ways.
(d) It permanently alters the user's brain in some ways.
2. The author feels that all human beings are naturally what?
(a) Introspective and solitary.
(b) Solitary, but sometimes focused on others.
(c) Solitary, but not introspective.
(d) Introspective, but group-oriented.
3. What affects one's ability to have visionary experiences, according to the author, if one is using the first method mentioned in Appendix 1?
(a) The duration of use.
(b) The person's disposition before use.
(c) The number of times a person has used.
(d) The amount of substance that is allowed to reach the brain.
4. What is the second technique, described by the author in Appendix 1, for inducing a visionary state?
(a) Use of various sound frequencies.
(b) Use of a repetitive hand movement.
(c) Use of a stroboscopic lamp.
(d) Use of ambient music.
5. What does the author specifically state in Appendix 6 does NOT open the doors of heaven, hell, and limbo?
(a) The presence or absence of certain chemicals in the blood.
(b) "Massy keys of metals twain."
(d) Spiritual enlightenment.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is revealed, to the author, by Gericault's "Horse Startled by Lightning"?
2. What is the first Gericault painting mentioned by the author in Appendix 7?
3. What La Tour painting was acquired by the Louvre in 1934?
4. According to the author, what are the odds of a negative reaction with the second technique described in Appendix 1?
5. What does the author say about vision-inducing devices and effects at the beginning of Appendix 3?
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