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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. How many pages is "Monumental?"
2. Who does Pound say was wise to oppose usury?
3. What type of people are the subject of "Sophists?"
4. What did the moderns conquer?
(a) Material reality.
(b) Spiritual open-mindedness.
(c) Philosophical discourse.
(d) Economic stability.
5. How many essays are in Part IV, Section VII?
Short Answer Questions
1. In what year does the author claim that a bloke with small means could still see the best of Europe?
2. The first essay in Section I is called "______ of the Analects."
3. Which of the following is NOT one of the important modes of thought discussed in "Ici Je Teste?"
4. In "Aeschylus and ..." the author discusses the triumph of ______ over ______ in culture.
5. What is one measure of civilization?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why does Pound say Jefferson was wise in "Human Wishes?"
2. How does Pound feel about "The New Learning?"
3. What does Pound say about philosophers in the opening of "The History of Philosophy Is ...?"
4. What explanation does Pound give for translated Greek tragedies being boring?
5. Explain the two sorts of ideas Pound identifies in "The New Learning."
6. What does Pound say about answering critics?
7. What elements are included in poetry, according to "March 12th"?
8. Why did the Catholic Church lose to Luther, according to Pound?
9. What does Pound seek in "Guide to Kulchur: Part Two"?
10. What does Pound say about the lowest noises that can be heard?
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