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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 is the second sort of idea addressed in "The New Learning Part One?"
(a) Ideas that are meant to lead culture to evolve.
(b) Ideas that do not actually exist.
(c) Ideas that guide action and serve as rules of conduct.
(d) Ideas that exist and are discussed in a vacuum.
2. What is the second essay in Part IV, Section VII?
(a) "Ici, Je Teste."
(b) "Maxims of Prudence."
(c) "Human Wishes."
(d) "Guide to Kulchur."
3. What program of Pound's will bring ideas to everyone and all will know their positions?
(a) New learning.
(b) New culture.
(c) New religion.
(d) New philosophy.
4. Who does Pound say people should not consult with?
(a) Lazy men.
(b) Fussy men.
(c) Small men.
(d) Large, busy men.
5. How many essays are contained in Section I?
Short Answer Questions
1. What is one measure of civilization?
2. In "Kulchur: Part Two," the author denies that knowledge is what?
3. What important structures are discussed in "Examples of Civilization?"
4. What qualifies Pound to give the advice he does in "Maxims of Prudence?"
5. When the author presents examples in "Aeschylus and ...," what does he say he is doing?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why did the Catholic Church lose to Luther, according to Pound?
2. Give an example of aesthetic criticism in "Guide to Kulchur".
3. What is the purpose of the essay "Guide?"
4. Why does Pound say Jefferson was wise in "Human Wishes?"
5. What does Pound say about old philosophy in comparison to men of his age in "Totalitarian?"
6. What does Pound say about professional philosophers before and after Liebniz?
7. How does Pound feel about "The New Learning?"
8. What elements are included in poetry, according to "March 12th"?
9. Why does Pound say he created "Digest of the Analects?"
10. What does Pound say about knowledge and culture in "Guide to Kulchur: Part Two"?
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