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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What aspect of love does the author say is momentary?
(a) The romantic aspect.
(b) The hateful aspect.
(c) The tender aspect.
(d) The sensuous aspect.
2. From who does the author say the secrecy system generally comes?
(a) The men.
(b) The parents.
(c) The women.
(d) The priests.
3. What occasion caused the young man to fume according to the author?
(a) A funeral.
(b) A birthday party.
(c) A Mayday party.
(d) A church wedding.
4. What is the author of the letter accustomed to writing on?
(b) Full sheets.
(d) Tablets of stone.
5. Why is the author accustomed to writing on this particular object?
(a) Because he lives in modern India.
(b) Because he is blind.
(c) Because he is a public official.
(d) Because he lives in ancient Egypt.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does David understand about the parable?
2. The author claims what kind of feelings toward his wife?
3. What does an individual become when his heart is open according to the author?
4. To what kind of wedding ceremony does the author of the letter refer?
5. How does the author describe a couple's connection in a marriage of convenience?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does the author write is "unhappy love?"
2. How does the author define and marriage of convenience?
3. How does the author relate religion to swimming?
4. How does the author distinguish between the erotic embrace and the marital embrace?
5. Why does the author compare the young man to King Herod?
6. Describe what the author writes are the necessary inward conditions for marriage?
7. How does the author compare the young man to an insane man?
8. What does the author write about his feelings of devotion for his wife?
9. Why are erotic love and marriage irreconcilable according to the author?
10. What does the author say could seriously tempt him to write books?
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