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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. In the negative conditions youth experience today, what pattern do the authors see developing in young people?
(a) Developing their own rites of passage without guidance.
(b) Developing a Peter Pan complex.
(c) Identifying more with women.
(d) Trying to change the world.
2. In archetypal psychology, what do men inherit from generations before?
(a) Good looks and charm.
(b) Skill at hunting.
(c) Genetic predispositions.
(d) Instincts and energies.
3. The Grandstander Bully's aggressive behavior is fueled by his ______.
4. What do the authors believe the ugly and destructive patterns of an adult man are a product of?
(a) A difficult relationship with his parents.
(b) The qualities of his boy psychology that didn't evolve.
(c) Poor mental health.
(d) Flawed relationships with women.
5. Why was the type of psychology discussed in this book popular at the time of publishing?
(a) An economic crisis was occurring.
(b) Self-help books were very popular as well.
(c) There were fewer books being published.
(d) The crime rate among young men was high.
Short Answer Questions
1. What defines the High Chair Tyrant?
2. What were cave paintings meant to illustrate?
3. How could archetypal psychology benefit men and women?
4. The authors note that the modern-day prevalence of gangs and fracturing of families has had what effect on youth?
5. What have the authors observed about how young men feel about maturity?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are the challenges men face in maturing and how do the authors see the challenges affect them?
2. According to the authors, what are the most important challenges for a man to face?
3. Who do the authors think will benefit from the techniques described in the conclusion?
4. Once one begins this process, how long do the authors say it take to become a fully-fledged male?
5. Why is the Hero the most advanced stage of a boy's psychology?
6. What happens to the Coward when he hits his "breaking point"?
7. How do the two lower points of the triangle, the shadow-sides, build the pinnacle?
8. Is the Lover selfish or selfless?
9. What would be the outcome of an interaction between the Know-It-All Trickster and the Dummy?
10. What personalities are most prone to the Tyrant? Why?
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