On Liberty Quiz | Eight Week Quiz G

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 5, Applications.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is a second question the author focuses on?
(a) What damage would be done to the government by allowing individuals sovereignty?
(b) What damage would be done to the individual by restricting his [or her] liberties and controlling the person's behavior?
(c) What damage would be done to those who do not want sovereignty?
(d) What damage would be done to a community when sovereignty exists?

2. What does the author think of destructive attacks against an opinion?
(a) They are unavoidable.
(b) They are unwise.
(c) They useful.
(d) They are wise.

3. How does John Stuart Mill begin this chapter?
(a) By discussing past behaviors of monarchies towards liberty.
(b) By introductin a discourse regarding tyranny.
(c) By discussing the difficulties of freedom.
(d) By introducing a discourse regarding opinion and the expression thereof.

4. What does Mill want to see regarding his principles?
(a) How these can be rewritten.
(b) How these can be applied within an individual's life.
(c) How these can be applied within the culture as laws of the government.
(d) How these can affect a community.

5. What does John Stuart Mill show about the real challenge regarding one's views?
(a) It is to make sure one's views are accurate and without faults.
(b) It is to face the conflict that can emerge when opinions are shared with a view to obtaining the truth of any given matter.
(c) It is to face the fact that your beliefs may be wrong.
(d) It is to keep those views to oneself.

Short Answer Questions

1. Is one's opinion powerful?

2. What does the author say happens in most cultures regarding private behavior?

3. Who does the author assert endeavors to make everyone alike?

4. Does Mill directly mention women in particular?

5. What does the philosopher make clear regarding these two questions?

(see the answer key)

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