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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 3, Of Individuality as One of the Elements of Well-Being.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The movements towards individuality that is released from intense restrictions are a sign, according to the philosopher, of what?
(a) Hope for the future.
(b) More issues with which to deal.
(c) Troubles to come.
(d) A return to the past.
2. What is another major benefit of giving freedom and safety to voice individual opinions within society?
(a) Those who know the truth can share it with others.
(b) Those who know the truth can keep it to themselves.
(c) Those who are mistaken can come to see the truth.
(d) Those who are mistaken will continue to believe only themselves.
3. With regard to personal behavior, what does Mill espouse?
(a) Each individual deserves the freedom to do as he or she will, as long as it follows the beliefs of the leader in power.
(b) Each individual deserves some freedoms, and that to thwart, oppress or oppose the will of others is wrong.
(c) Only some people deserve freedoms, and may oppress the oppostion's freedoms.
(d) Each individual deserves the freedom to do as he or she wills and wishes given the limitation that to thwart, oppress or oppose the will of others is wrong.
4. Who has been exclusively and specifically an intellectual and emotional companion of J.S. Mill's?
(a) His sister.
(b) His wife.
(c) His mother.
(d) His cousin.
5. By exposing opinions, what chance are people given?
(a) To continue to believe their own opinions without regard to others.
(b) To tell the truth.
(c) To harrass others about their beliefs.
(d) To correct the mistakes of others or of enriching the consciousness of both or all those involved.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Mill indicate are all deeply important in how the freedom of each individual is affected by that of the others?
2. What did Mary publish?
3. What does Mill begin to set forth?
4. How was J.S. Mill educated?
5. What would be a significant social project?
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