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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book 1, Either/Or : Chapter 6, Aesthetic Validity of Marriage.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. To what does the author compare the engagement period?
(a) Being tortured on the rack.
(b) The time it takes many people to dive into the water when they go swimming.
(c) Being held underwater, dying for a gasp of fresh air.
(d) The time one spends at the hair salon.
2. Which part of the wedding does the author find rather backward?
(a) The author thinks "as long as you both shall live" is a little extreme.
(b) The author thinks he ought to be able to have as many love affairs as he likes.
(c) The author thinks the man ought to wear the dress and the woman the tuxedo.
(d) The author thinks it incorrect that he is supposed to be in charge of his wife.
3. In what form is EITHER/OR written?
(a) In the form of a casual conversation.
(b) In the form of a lecture.
(c) In the form of a code.
(d) In the form of an epistle.
4. What is the first subject Kierkegaard discusses?
5. What one word does the author say can describe love?
(a) It is excruciating.
(b) It is futile.
(c) It is light.
(d) It is immediate.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is ostensibly one of the most respectable reasons for getting married according to the author?
2. What does the author claim Martin Luther said a Christian has never died of?
3. What aspect of love does the author say is momentary?
4. What happens to the person who profits by being secretive according to the author?
5. What occasion caused the young man to fume according to the author?
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