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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 philosopher is discussed in "To Recapitulate?"
2. Which of the following institutions does Pound say is seen in the world today?
3. How does Pound describe most Protestant parsons?
4. How does the reader know which essays should be read?
(a) Only one should be read.
(b) Pound lists them.
(c) They should all be read.
(d) The ones to be read are marked with an asterisk in the Table of Contents.
5. What habit does America have about history, according to Pound?
(a) Ignoring it.
(b) Arguing it.
(c) Rewriting it.
(d) Slanting it.
Short Answer Questions
1. What is infamy and based on ignorance of the nature of money?
2. The epilogue discusses a man with what occupation?
3. Pound wants people to know that Hadyn is similarly great to whom?
4. Where does sovereignty rest, according to Pound?
5. What does Pound believe is NOT a cold subject?
Short Essay Questions
1. What did Mussolini say about poetry? What does Pound think of this?
2. What losses does the essay "Losses" refer to?
3. What are the two mystical states explained by Pound? How do they affect philosophers?
4. Why are the Victorians significant to Pound?
5. What is Pound's analysis of Aristotle in "Watch the Beaneries?"
6. What does Pound say about Plato in "To Recapitulate?"
7. What does pastoral mean? How does Pound use it in "Epilogue?"
8. What three institutions are seen in the world, according to "Recapitulate"?
9. What does Pound say matters most, according to "Decline of the Adamses"?
10. What makes "Tone" a universal essay?
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