Poor Richard's Almanack Quiz | Eight Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section One Through Page 20.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. A man who experiences passion rides what kind of a horse?
(a) Lame.
(b) Spirited.
(c) Mad.
(d) Willful.

2. When talking about the forbearance of a traveler, which animal is not mentioned?
(a) Ass.
(b) Goat.
(c) Hog.
(d) Deer.

3. What one thing is said to be the root of evil as well as the cause of a dull brain?
(a) Money.
(b) A full belly.
(c) Liquor.
(d) A stocked pantry.

4. What almost always has a reason, even if it is not a good one?
(a) Anger.
(b) Remorse.
(c) Foolishness.
(d) Envy.

5. Franklin believes that a quiet ______ sleeps in thunder.
(a) Heart.
(b) Child.
(c) Mind.
(d) Conscience.

Short Answer Questions

1. What word is used to describe a stubborn and obstinate person?

2. Franklin says that a house without a woman or firelight is like a body without a soul or _____.

3. An undutiful daughter will surely make what kind of wife?

4. What is the one thing that dares not enter a working man's house?

5. Franklin believes that an innocent ______ is more worthy than a vicious prince.

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