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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 does Pound recommend in "Precedents?"
(a) Important composers.
(b) Important philosophers.
(c) Important artists.
(d) Important writers.
2. What habit does America have about history, according to Pound?
(a) Arguing it.
(b) Ignoring it.
(c) Rewriting it.
(d) Slanting it.
3. What philosopher is discussed in "To Recapitulate?"
4. What is infamy and based on ignorance of the nature of money?
(a) The business model.
(b) The tax system.
(c) The loan system.
(d) The banking system.
5. Who have asked for almost no freedoms save to commit acts contrary to the general good?
Short Answer Questions
1. Hebrews are primitive what?
2. What is said of the intellect of the man discussed in the epilogue?
3. Pound rejects the view that who should not study moral philosophy?
4. What does Pound say "suits monkeys?"
5. How does Pound describe most Protestant parsons?
Short Essay Questions
1. Why is "And Therefore Tending" such a long essay? What is its purpose?
2. What does Pound say about Protestant parsons in "The Study of Physiognomy"?
3. What makes "Tone" a universal essay?
4. What are the two mystical states explained by Pound? How do they affect philosophers?
5. What does Pound say matters most, according to "Decline of the Adamses"?
6. What three institutions are seen in the world, according to "Recapitulate"?
7. In what book of "And Therefore Tending" does Pound's view of Aristotle change? How does it change?
8. What significance does Grant have in American history, according to Pound?
9. How does Pound feel about "Guide to Kulchur"? How do you know?
10. What does "Odes: Risks" explain about Confucian teaching?
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