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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2, Of the Liberty of Thought & Discussion.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Of what does the philosopher argue in favor regarding opposing views?
(a) Accepting others' beliefs as their own.
(b) Not considering others' faulty beliefs and views.
(c) People learning to at least face and confront their opposition.
(d) People staying true to their own beliefs and not listening to opposing views.
2. The movements towards individuality that is released from intense restrictions are a sign, according to the philosopher, of what?
(a) A return to the past.
(b) More issues with which to deal.
(c) Troubles to come.
(d) Hope for the future.
3. What would the author prefer people to do, regarding opposing views?
(a) People should ridicule those with opposing beliefs.
(b) People should thoroughly learn the opposing viewpoint.
(c) People should ignore them.
(d) People should accept them as their own views.
4. Has this tendency continued into the 20th and 21st centuries?
(a) Yes, to some degree.
(b) No, not currently.
(c) No, not at all.
(d) Yes, completely.
5. 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.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Mill's case, does he typically mean violent factions?
2. Over whom did Copernicus have a superior knowledge of this knowledge?
3. Of what is there a tendency in 1800s England, regarding education?
4. What did Mary Wollstonecraft support?
5. What is the work done by these two friends?
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