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Multiple Choice Questions

1. Was Mill's attempt the first?
(a) Yes, in the 1800s.
(b) Yes.
(c) No.
(d) Maybe.

2. What aspects did these two study?
(a) The world of crime and legislation related to it.
(b) The world of mathematics and science.
(c) The world of painting and sculpture.
(d) The world of science and technology.

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

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

5. About what does Copernicus know?
(a) The Solar system.
(b) Gravity.
(c) Biospheres.
(d) The continents.

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

7. When did Mary publish this?
(a) A good decade earlier.
(b) A good century later.
(c) A good decade later.
(d) A good century earlier.

8. What does Mill directly confront regarding this issue?
(a) The reality that many people fear the idea of democracy.
(b) The inequality for minorities.
(c) The reality that a dicatorship would be no better than a monarchy.
(d) A reality that lurks potently beneath the surface of changes in political structures.

9. By exposing opinions, what chance are people given?
(a) To tell the truth.
(b) To harrass others about their beliefs.
(c) To correct the mistakes of others or of enriching the consciousness of both or all those involved.
(d) To continue to believe their own opinions without regard to others.

10. Can an opinion be vulnerable to attack once exposed?
(a) No.
(b) Rarely.
(c) Yes.
(d) Never.

11. Both law and public opinion have a tendency to do what?
(a) Lead the individual's liberty and freedom of action.
(b) Assist the individual's liberty and freedom of action.
(c) Guide the individual's liberty and freedom of action.
(d) Conspire against the individual's liberty and freedom of action.

12. Europeans have a unique sense of _____________ that has co-existed right along with a great deal of political differences and variances in the ways of life of the peoples.
(a) Distrust.
(b) Inequality.
(c) Unity.
(d) Fear.

13. Have the British been connected to this European relationship?
(a) Much later.
(b) Yes.
(c) No.
(d) Maybe.

14. For how long was this woman his close companion?
(a) An average amount of time.
(b) A somewhat short time.
(c) A very long time.
(d) A very short time.

15. 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) A return to the past.
(d) Troubles to come.

Short Answer Questions

1. How does John Stuart Mill begin this chapter?

2. Was Mill an advocate for the women's rights movement?

3. Towards what was there a Continental attitude?

4. What is another topic these two cover?

5. Who has been exclusively and specifically an intellectual and emotional companion of J.S. Mill's?

(see the answer keys)

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