Phaedrus Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2 (235-241).

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is Lysias's occupation?
(a) Writer.
(b) Lawyer.
(c) Rhetorician.
(d) Athlete.

2. How does Phaedras feel about Socrates's discussion about relationships?
(a) Amazed.
(b) Intrigued.
(c) Annoyed.
(d) Upset.

3. What does Socrates like most about the speech read by Phaedras?
(a) The language.
(b) The feeling.
(c) The subject.
(d) The form.

4. What does Socrates say is addicting at the plane tree by the river?
(a) The fragrance.
(b) The sounds.
(c) The peace.
(d) The beauty.

5. What does Socrates say leads to isolation in loving relationships?
(a) Differing ideas.
(b) Age.
(c) Past differences.
(d) Jealousy.

Short Answer Questions

1. What does Socrates say guides our actions?

2. What becomes contradictory if one is not well versed in a subject of a speech according to Socrates?

3. What does Phaedras think about repetition in speech?

4. How does Socrates view the expression Lysias's speech?

5. What does Socrates think is different about people in the city from people in the country?

(see the answer key)

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