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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2, New Atlantis, A Work Unfinished (Introduction, Discovery of Bensalem, Meeting with Governor).
Multiple Choice Questions
1. How many years after the ascension of Jesus did the Islanders convert to Christianity?
2. Bacon asks the ____ God to grant him the power to help humanity.
3. What term does Bacon use to describe syllogism?
(a) Between a rock and a hard place.
(b) The pot calling the kettle black.
(c) In one ear and out the other.
(d) Garbage in, garbage out.
4. Bacon says that ____ is "more precious than anything on earth."
(a) True understanding.
(d) A meeting of the minds.
5. In the beginning of the work, sailors departed from which country?
Short Answer Questions
1. It is written that the sailors were so grateful they felt as if they were among ____.
2. Since the observer is ____, he must look to history for similar observations.
3. The crew was informed that they would only be permitted to stay for ____ days along the coast.
4. The first part of the work is to equip the intellect to do which of the following?
5. The only way out of ____ is to build a plan of inquiry.
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