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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part I: Chapters III and IV.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Part I, Chapter 1, what does the writer say about himself?
(a) He is fictional.
(b) He is a real person.
(c) He is a highly educated person.
(d) He is a person of great wealth.
2. The writer goes on to explain what men do because they cannot change. What does the writer think men do in this instance?
(a) Live a lie.
(b) Give up hope.
(c) Become men of action.
3. How does the writer feel about a man of action?
(a) He feels there is no need for him.
(b) He envies him.
(c) He feels sorry for him.
(d) He despises him.
4. What does the writer say can be assumed about men who roar like bulls?
(a) They earn respect.
(b) They are truly cowards.
(c) They do not abide by the laws of nature.
(d) They are sick.
5. How does the writer say men feel about their decisions a minute after making them?
(a) They regret them.
(b) They forget them.
(c) They are pleased.
(d) They are disappointed.
Short Answer Questions
1. How does the writer regard these feelings about the wall?
2. As Dostoevsky develops the writer, what does the reader learn about his physical condition?
3. After describing a man of action, the writer notes what how a man of action feels about himself. According to the writer, what does a man of action feel himself to be?
4. The writer eventually comes to terms with his illness. As he does so, what does he decide about the illness?
5. What fundamental law does the writer say governs this dilemma of change?
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