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Multiple Choice Questions

1. For millions, if knowledge of the solar system were not proliferated and supporting information both provided and explained would the majority conclude from direct personal experience that the planets travel around the Sun?
(a) Yes.
(b) Most.
(c) No.
(d) Maybe.

2. Is the author considered a philosopher?
(a) After his death.
(b) No.
(c) Maybe.
(d) Yes.

3. In what country did Mill help women?
(a) The United States.
(b) Great Britain.
(c) France.
(d) Canada.

4. What would be a significant social project?
(a) To have opposing viewpoints and not discuss them.
(b) To put this simple idea regarding opponents into practice.
(c) To avoid clashes altogether.
(d) To not have opposing viewpoints.

5. Where did John Stuart's father loom large in relevance during John Stuart's earliest years?
(a) America.
(b) Germany.
(c) England.
(d) France.

6. What took place centuries later, regarding Copernicus' knowledge?
(a) His popular opinion has been accepted as true knowledge which has proliferated to the point of being common knowledge.
(b) His unpopular opinion has been proven wrong.
(c) His popular opinion has been proven wrong.
(d) His unpopular opinion has been accepted as true knowledge which has proliferated to the point of being common knowledge.

7. What are the additional responsibilities that will be included for a democracy?
(a) How to cooperate among a small group of leaders.
(b) How to cooperate with a leader.
(c) How to elect leaders.
(d) How to cooperate among themselves.

8. Who is John Stuart's brother?
(a) Jeremy Bentham.
(b) James Brown.
(c) Justin Benjamin.
(d) Joshua Bartlett.

9. What is one topic these friends covered?
(a) Prostitution.
(b) Bio hazards.
(c) Lithography.
(d) Calculus.

10. Amongst the British, ________ were one of the categories of members of society who were actively seeking increased rights, responsibilities and liberties within the nations of the Empire, particularly on the isles of Britain herself.
(a) Men.
(b) Immigrants.
(c) Children.
(d) Women.

11. What is the definition for this type of liberty?
(a) The rights of man within his religious views.
(b) The rights of man within the state or nation.
(c) The rights of man within his private life.
(d) The rights of man within the government.

12. What was initially thought to be John Stuart Mill's career?
(a) Painting.
(b) Mathematics.
(c) Music.
(d) The priesthood.

13. In what did Mill have a personal hand?
(a) Striving to get women to want to vote.
(b) Striving to get African American voting rights.
(c) Stiving to get prohibition stopped.
(d) Striving to get women voting rights.

14. What did Mary publish?
(a) A Vindication of the Rights of the Homosexual.
(b) A Vindication of the Rights of the Black Man.
(c) A Vindication of the Rights of the Unborn.
(d) A Vindication of the Rights of Woman.

15. In what subjects was his education clearly weak?
(a) Science and mathematics.
(b) Art and humanities.
(c) Science and humanities.
(d) Mathematics and humanities.

Short Answer Questions

1. What altered who could be citizens and who hoped to be, or to become so?

2. What does John Stuart Mill show about the real challenge regarding one's views?

3. Does Mill directly mention women in particular?

4. Of what does the philosopher argue in favor regarding opposing views?

5. Why does humanity know the truth about the Solar System?

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