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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Mill say about when one might pass a village or two away from one's home?
(a) The people are odd and uninviting.
(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 unwelcoming and cold.
(d) The people are much like those in one's own village.

2. What does Mill believe is under attack?
(a) Discipline and control.
(b) Freedom and variety of situations.
(c) Love and empathy.
(d) Life and liberty.

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

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

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

Short Answer Questions

1. What does the author imply that exist to make the best of the citizenry?

2. What does the author believe members of society need to have nurtured?

3. What is a second question the author focuses on?

4. In England, why did the number of prisoners increase?

5. What is one aspect of trade mentioned?

Short Essay Questions

1. What is the author's belief that will happen if a government does not nurture its citizens?

2. What has been the reaction to people who have trouble finding their proper place and balance within society?

3. How might the ideas and methods of Humboldt, Mill, and Taylor be useful?

4. How does John Stuart Mill complete this book?

5. What does Mill believe is under attack?

6. What does Mill have to say about one's place in society in the Victorian age?

7. How would Aristotle have worded this previous statement about nurturing?

8. What is one thing that the author want to do with the principles mentioned previously?

9. What else does the author want to do with his principles?

10. What does the author say about finding one's proper place and balance within society?

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