Poor Richard's Almanack Quiz | Eight Week Quiz F

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Section Four Through Page 77.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. A light purse is considered to be which of the following?
(a) Nothing worse.
(b) A heavy curse.
(c) A real pity.
(d) Not a sin.

2. According to Franklin, youth is both pert and ___________.
(a) Pretty.
(b) Positive.
(c) Petty.
(d) Presumptuous.

3. One should take a lot of time and much care when choosing _____________.
(a) A friend.
(b) Land to plow.
(c) A good horse.
(d) A wife.

4. Franklin says that a house without a woman or firelight is like a body without a soul or _____.
(a) Sprite.
(b) Heart.
(c) Love.
(d) Air.

5. One may be seen as weak if he has courage but not ____________.
(a) Truth.
(b) Justice.
(c) Persistence.
(d) Determination.

Short Answer Questions

1. Which of the following did Franklin consider to be the most important virtue?

2. What well known learning institution was founded by Franklin?

3. A man is not complete unless he has a ___________.

4. What precious metal is referred to by Franklin in this section?

5. A child and a prince will always quarrel over trifles. What are trifles?

(see the answer key)

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