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Multiple Choice Questions

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

2. To what does the author make it clear that he is opposed?
(a) Religion.
(b) Intoxicants.
(c) Relaxing.
(d) Smoking.

3. Should there be choice among competing goods and services?
(a) Very little.
(b) Some.
(c) Yes.
(d) No.

4. Where does this example take place?
(a) Paris.
(b) London.
(c) Rome.
(d) Stockholm.

5. Does the author believe that the notion of 'the Sabbath' requires a religious justification?
(a) Yes.
(b) Usually.
(c) Often.
(d) No.

6. From what century is Wilhelm Von Humboldt?
(a) The 18th century.
(b) The 16th century.
(c) The 17th century.
(d) The 19th century.

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

8. What does Mill like to see among the common people of language?
(a) Similar culture.
(b) Empathy.
(c) Diversity.
(d) Religion.

9. What does Mill say about when one might pass a village or two away from one's home?
(a) The people are much like those in one's own village.
(b) The people can barely be understood because they are as distinctive as if the next town were the next nation.
(c) The people are odd and uninviting.
(d) The people are unwelcoming and cold.

10. For whom is this section written?
(a) Readers of other cultures.
(b) Readers of the future.
(c) Readers of the author's time.
(d) Readers of today.

11. He spends a little time supporting what efforts in America?
(a) Improving education.
(b) The prohibition of alcohol.
(c) The Civil Rights Movement.
(d) The campaign for the Democratic Party.

12. What the author implies exists are often directed to whom?
(a) The intelligent.
(b) The wealthy.
(c) The poor.
(d) The well educated.

13. Can the interference and control of the individual by the state or nation be the preferred course of action?
(a) Rarely.
(b) Never.
(c) Yes.
(d) No.

14. Are some of these points a bit different today?
(a) Maybe.
(b) Only a few.
(c) Yes.
(d) No.

15. What religious sect had the author previously cited?
(a) The Lutherans.
(b) The Unitarians.
(c) The Presbyterians.
(d) The Jehovah's Witnesses.

Short Answer Questions

1. What, along with sufficient opportunities to express the nature, are all conducive to a healthy and vigorous individual and society according to Mill?

2. According to Humboldt, what does every individual need in order to learn himself fully?

3. What does the author believe is immoral?

4. To what is separation often conducive?

5. What matter does the philosopher then take up?

(see the answer keys)

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