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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. Why must one be aware of and concerned with the thoughts and opinions of the intellectuals?
2. This means that there has to be an increase in what?
3. To what can the development of freedom as a social value be traced?
4. With what is freedom equated?
5. Among the Tupinamba, why does the slave exist?
Short Essay Questions
1. From what do personal freedom and civic freedom awareness result?
2. What do light and darkness symbolize used by the Greek dramatist?
3. Describe the Oedipus trilogy of Sophocles in relation to freedom.
4. What role does slavery play in this conflict?
5. Describe the Imbangala people of Africa, regarding slavery.
6. Describe one group of intellectuals.
7. The development of freedom as a social value can be traced to five revolutions that occurred in Athens between 7 and 4 B.C. What is one of the revolutions?
8. What is a third revolution?
9. During the war in the sixth century B.C., Greek cities are occupied by the Persians. What does this do to the Greeks?
10. What is a second revolution?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Stoicism and Christianity offer people inner peace and salvation.
Part 1) What is stoicism? Compare stoicism with Christianity.
Part 2) Does stoicism still exist? Explain. Why has Christianity survived?
Part 3) What role does Paul have in shaping Christianity? How does Christianity change because of Paul? How is his influence seen in the Christian Church today?
Essay Topic 2
The living conditions of many Athenian women are harsh.
Part 1) Describe these living conditions. Why are they harsh?
Part 2) What is the connection between their conditions and slavery?
Part 3) What is surprising about the women who have the harshest of living conditions? Why this surprising?
Essay Topic 3
Augustus sets the pace for the interpretations of freedom that will define the European chordal triad for the next 1,500 years.
Part 1) Who is Augustus? How does he set the pace?
Part 2) Why is he so influential? What power does he have over the region?
Part 3) How does Augustus change his persona for his people? Why does he do this?
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