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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part II: Chapters IX and X.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The writer states that man could not act against his own personal advantage. What, therefore, must his actions be?
2. What type of people does the writer state are the only type to go mad?
(a) Insipid, bloodless men.
(b) Romantic men.
(c) Hateful men.
(d) Stupid men.
3. What does the writer say about the laws of mathematics and nature?
(a) They are overcomplicated.
(b) They are undeniable.
(c) They are a burden to a "man of action".
(d) They are useful only to the educated.
4. As the writer goes on a tirade about his circumstances, what is Liza's reaction in this section?
5. What does the writer suggest he would be able to do, if scientists found the formula for life?
(a) Go back in time.
(b) Caculate the next 30 years.
(c) Understand human nature.
(d) Find happiness.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does the writer say has offended him all of his life?
2. After leaving his friend's home, how much does the writer pay for a cab ride?
3. During this time in the writer's life, he states that he is tormented. Why is he tormented?
4. How does the writer describe his personality in his previous profession?
5. Near the end of the dinner in Part 2, Chapter 4, during the writer's toast, what does he say he hates?
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