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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1, Either/Or : Chapter 10, Equilibrium.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to the author, what is love itself?
(a) A myth.
(b) The aesthetic.
(c) The easy path.
(d) An illusion.
2. According to the author, what is the lifeblood of marriage?
(a) Openness on a large scale.
(c) All of these.
3. What does the author say the young man's attitude toward ethics is?
(a) The author says the young man finds ethics amusing.
(b) The author says the young man despises ethics.
(c) The author says the young man is not ordinarily disdainful of ethics.
(d) The author says the young man finds ethics fascinating.
4. Between what two things does the writer say there may exist a significant difference?
(a) There may be a significant difference between how the in-laws are before the wedding and after the wedding.
(b) There may be a significant difference between how the young man really feels and what the wedding is like.
(c) There may be a significant difference between the time the wedding is scheduled to start and when it actually starts.
(d) There may be a significant difference between the type of wedding reception the bride wants and the type of wedding reception the groom prefers.
5. What history does the author say proves to be incommensurable for poetry?
(a) World history.
(b) Danish history.
(c) Religious history.
(d) Inner history.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to the author how does philosophy view history?
2. What is the married man's most dangerous enemy according to the author?
3. What does the author say is "the last to be satisfied"?
4. Which part of the wedding does the author find rather backward?
5. What is ostensibly one of the most respectable reasons for getting married according to the author?
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