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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What are some ways Hobbes describes the Spirit of God?
2. What does Hobbes refer to by the name of Tartarus?
3. How does Hobbes say inspiration is used in Scripture?
4. What is the meaning of excommunication?
5. What does Hobbes say is a problem people have of understanding the Kingdom of Darkness?
Essay Topic 1
Write your opinion about the religious content of LEVIATHAN. Tell in detail whether you found those parts of the book something you agree with, find objectionable, or simply boring. Cite passages from the book to illustrate your points.
Essay Topic 2
Write a paper giving your opinion about the place of religion in any society. Discuss your opinion of state sponsored religion as opposed to a system that tolerates all religions.
Essay Topic 3
Write a paper describing what you think the ideal commonwealth would be like. In the paper, discuss how peace in the community would be maintained and how the commonwealth would be protected. Also mention your idea of the rights the citizens would enjoy.
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