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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. A point of "Boy Psychology and Man Psychology" is that a mature male pattern is a _____ to a young man's development.
2. Why was the type of psychology discussed in this book popular at the time of publishing?
(a) There were fewer books being published.
(b) Self-help books were very popular as well.
(c) The crime rate among young men was high.
(d) An economic crisis was occurring.
3. The authors note that the modern-day prevalence of gangs and fracturing of families has had what effect on youth?
(a) Forced them to grow up fast.
(b) Made them stronger.
(c) Injured their psyches.
(d) Made them more creative.
4. What role does the High Chair Tyrant play in the Divine Child?
(a) He is his conscience.
(b) He is a shadow side.
(c) He isn't involved.
(d) He is a trusted advisor.
5. What have the authors observed young men being forced to do without a ritual elder?
(a) Start a new regime.
(b) Appoint one themselves.
(c) Stay boys forever.
(d) Find their own way.
6. What is the role of the Dummy in the Precocious Child?
(a) He is a shadow side.
(b) He is his conscience.
(c) He is not connected to the Precocious Child.
(d) He is a friend of the Know-It-All Trickster.
7. The authors detail military enlistment, gangs, and crime as modern day ______.
(d) Rites of passage.
8. In conclusion of their discussions of initiation, the authors stress that the most important element of a young man's initiation is _____.
(a) The sacred space.
(b) The cave paintings.
(c) The absence of women.
(d) The ritual elder.
9. What is a strong example of the Divine Child?
(b) Don Quixote.
(c) John Lennon.
10. What do Moore and Gillette claim happens in a young man's development without an initiation?
(a) He is shunned from society.
(b) His maturity is accelerated.
(c) He cannot pull all the facets of his psyche together.
(d) He remains attached to his mother.
11. How do the Know-It-All Trickster and the Dummy interact?
(a) The Dummy is the victim of the Know-It-All.
(b) The Know-It-All protects the Dummy.
(c) The Dummy ignores the Know-It-All.
(d) The Know-It-All is the victim of the Dummy.
12. Whom is the Oedipal Child tied to?
(a) His mother.
(b) His father.
(c) The Precocious Child.
(d) His shadow sides.
13. "Crisis" stresses that a young man's initiation is ________.
14. What does the Oedipal Child seek in his life?
(a) A single, unique thought.
(b) Connection with nature and spirituality.
(c) More children like himself.
(d) A good time.
15. The woman's male sub-personality is called the ______.
Short Answer Questions
1. The Hero becomes:
2. In the negative conditions youth experience today, what pattern do the authors see developing in young people?
3. What defines the Precocious Child?
4. The Hero is the most _____ state of Boy psychology.
5. Why is the Mama's Boy disappointed as an adult?
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