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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Today's economic structure is built to support the relatively few but super _________ in society.
(a) Poor.
(b) Rich.
(c) Effective.
(d) Networked.

2. The book points out that it is difficult to leave a life that has comfort in __________ and the easy life.
(a) Materialism.
(b) Numbers.
(c) Money.
(d) Idols.

3. The rich man has no patience with the concept of personal __________ or a society in which man can be free, according to the book.
(a) Achievement.
(b) Power.
(c) Witnessing.
(d) Truth.

4. Health and _________ are just two of the many aspects of life that are not for sale.
(a) Success.
(b) Truth.
(c) Money.
(d) Freedom.

5. Schumacher believes that modern ___________ is destroying the planet, according to the book.
(a) Retirement funding.
(b) Media.
(c) Technology.
(d) Living.

Short Answer Questions

1. The desire to gain ________ and the fear of its loss creates ideal conditions for corruption and for cowardice.

2. There seems to be a hunger for __________, but this hunger can be sated when alternative ideas are presented i society.

3. _______ will need to be learned from real life insurgencies that have taken place within the world, according to the book.

4. It is in the deeper _______ that man must explore in order to find his true worth, according to the book.

5. William James believes that the fear of _________ is the worst moral disease that society has encountered.

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