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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. At the end of the text, he is openly referring to what?
(a) The Poverty Rules.
(b) The Poor House Law.
(c) The Rich Law Board.
(d) The Poor Law Board.

2. What is the main focus of the entire work?
(a) To discuss various opposing ideas.
(b) Creating a culture where most people are allowed certain liberties.
(c) Deciding who should be allowed to have individual freedoms.
(d) Divining the proper limitations of individual liberty and governmental authority.

3. What does the author imply that exist to make the best of the citizenry?
(a) Organizations.
(b) Schools.
(c) Various social policies.
(d) Programs.

4. For the most part, does the philosopher urge the government to take action regarding this type of trade?
(a) Usually.
(b) Yes.
(c) No.
(d) Often.

5. What the author implies exists are also available for whom?
(a) Those who are not wealthy.
(b) Those who are not poor.
(c) Those who are dependent upon others.
(d) Those who are poor.

6. What exists today that the author did not mention?
(a) Trade embargos.
(b) Bartering.
(c) Laws that regulate what is allowed to be on the market and what is not.
(d) Free trade agreements.

7. How does the author see the lessening of separation and the variety of situations?
(a) As a loss.
(b) As a gain.
(c) As a weakness.
(d) As a nuisance.

8. To what group of individuals could the author be compared, based on his beliefs about religion?
(a) Marxists.
(b) Humanists.
(c) Unitarians.
(d) Mormons.

9. What did Humboldt believe is the greatest goal in the holistic development of humanity?
(a) To be complete and whole.
(b) To be kind and loving.
(c) To be happy and healthy.
(d) To be religious and faithful.

10. Who does the author believe can be a very real problem?
(a) The individual with strong impulses and feeings but without discipline and control.
(b) The weak individual who cannot express his or her opinion.
(c) The individual who purposely keeps the truth from others.
(d) The individual with violent impulses and faulty opinions.

11. What does the author believe regarding medicines?
(a) They are very dangerous.
(b) Under certain circumstances they may be warranted.
(c) They should never be used.
(d) They are useless.

12. For today's readers, do many of the points remain salient?
(a) Yes.
(b) Very few.
(c) No.
(d) Possibly.

13. What matter does the philosopher then take up?
(a) Educational systems.
(b) The Constitution of the United States.
(c) Religious beliefs.
(d) Days off from work.

14. What happens to the other goods and services?
(a) They permanently fail.
(b) They recede into the background.
(c) They stay the same.
(d) They grown stronger.

15. Here John Stuart Mill addresses the impact of what regarding expressing one's opinions?
(a) How opinions are often wrong.
(b) How opinions should not always be expressed.
(c) How opinions are expressed within a societal context.
(d) How opinions should always be expressed and discussed.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the definition of this type of trade?

2. To what does this analysis lead?

3. According to Mill, is it immoral for a government to deny its own people development?

4. What has an adverse effect upon separation?

5. Can the interference and control of the individual by the state or nation be the preferred course of action?

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