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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. "Praise Song of the Buck-Hare" presents a poem written in what year?
2. What organization does Pound criticize in "Government?"
(a) Peace Corps.
(b) Federal Bureau of Investigation.
(c) League of Nations.
(d) United Nations.
3. According to Pound, everyone is bothered by bad what?
4. Pound rejects the view that who should not study moral philosophy?
(c) The young.
(d) College students.
5. What opposes the arts, melody, and design?
(a) The Industrial Age.
(c) The Victorian Age.
Short Answer Questions
1. The epilogue discusses a man from what city?
2. The enemies of mankind are those who ossify what?
3. What does Pound lament the decline of from the 19th century?
4. What did England's special darkness cause an interruption in?
5. Hebrews are primitive what?
Short Essay Questions
1. In what book of "And Therefore Tending" does Pound's view of Aristotle change? How does it change?
2. What does pastoral mean? How does Pound use it in "Epilogue?"
3. What does Pound say about culture in "On Arriving and Not Arriving"?
4. What significance does Grant have in American history, according to Pound?
5. What does "Kung" say about Confucius?
6. What is Pound's analysis of Aristotle in "Watch the Beaneries?"
7. What does Pound say about Protestant parsons in "The Study of Physiognomy"?
8. Why is "And Therefore Tending" such a long essay? What is its purpose?
9. What is the relationship between usury and the arts?
10. Explain Pound's famous Cantos.
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