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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter III: The Suicide of Thought.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Chesterton think is the only cure for madness?
(a) Not thinking.
(b) Shock therapy.
(c) Being isolated.
(d) Not feeling.
2. What widespread mistake about mystical imagination does Chesterton want to erase?
(a) It distracts a man unnecessarily.
(b) It is damaging to a man's mental capacity.
(c) It is suitable only for children.
(d) It greatly benefits a man's mental capacity.
3. Who is Mr. Blatchford?
(a) A humanitarian.
(b) An early Christian.
(c) A pagan.
(d) A martyr.
4. According to Chesterton, when is a disease beautiful?
(a) When it reveals the invalid's soul.
(b) When it is someone else's disease.
(c) When it brings conversion to the invalid.
(d) When the disease is gone.
5. What does Chesterton say concerning the boundaries of the will?
(a) The will defines a man's actions fully.
(b) The will is limiting to the man.
(c) The will frees a man.
(d) The will has boundaries only if it is not a free action.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Chesterton in Chapter Two, what is comparable to curing a madman?
2. What does Chesterton say happens when a skeptic revolts against everything?
3. According to Chesterton, what keeps a man sane?
4. According to Chesterton at the beginning of the first chapter, why did he write the book?
5. According to Chesterton, at the beginning of Chapter Two, what happens to the men who believe in themselves?
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