Secret of the Ages Test | Mid-Book Test - Easy

Robert Collier (author)
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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the second component of Creativity, according to Collier?
(a) The ability to discern reality from fiction.
(b) To consider any and all possible solutions to the problem.
(c) Flexibility in the approach to solving the problem.
(d) The ability to sense and know that a problem exists.

2. The article that comprises Part V, Chapter 16 was originally published when?
(a) 1955.
(b) 1950.
(c) 1953.
(d) 1948.

3. The author whose garden is described in Part V, Chapter 15 created what famous fictional detective?
(a) Richard Moore.
(b) Philip Marlowe.
(c) Nancy Drew.
(d) Sherlock Holmes.

4. Collier's position states that the Desire Power works on what of the individual, influencing, guiding, directing him?
(a) Universal Mind.
(b) Superconscious Mind.
(c) Conscious Mind.
(d) Subconscious Mind.

5. What is nothing more and nothing less than the belief in the impossible, according to the author of Part V, Chapter 15?
(a) Imagination.
(b) Faith.
(c) Science.
(d) Religion.

6. What does Collier refer to as the Supreme Presence Power as well as Good, as God, as Divinity.?
(a) I MIGHT.
(c) I WILL.
(d) I AM.

7. How many secrets does Collier put forth, claiming that they will completely change the life of the individual who takes his words to heart and makes a concentrated effort to apply his principles in the book?
(a) 5.
(b) 6.
(c) 7.
(d) 4.

8. According to Collier, one has faith in the Law of what that if he were to step off the roof of a building that he would fall to the ground?
(a) Stupidity.
(b) Gravitation.
(c) Pain.
(d) Personal injury.

9. What is referred to as the part of the brain that makes itself known to man?
(a) Superconscious Mind.
(b) Subconscious Mind.
(c) Universal Mind.
(d) Conscious Mind.

10. What is the part of the mind that is all-wise, all-powerful, and also called the Higher Self within man?
(a) Universal Mind.
(b) Conscious Mind.
(c) Superconscious Mind.
(d) Subconscious Mind.

11. What law states that in order for mental hunger to be manifested it must have ideals presented to the mind's eye?
(a) Master Formula of Attainment.
(b) Touchstone of Positivity.
(c) Law of Ambition.
(d) The Law of Improvement.

12. In Part IV, Chapter 10, Collier reminds the reader how the American military uses the method of playing recordings of what to soldiers just as they are falling asleep?
(a) Bombs exploding.
(b) Foreign languages.
(c) Drill sergeants.
(d) Poems.

13. Collier defines the Two Keys to Success as Ambition and what?
(a) Desire.
(b) Good fortune.
(c) Knowledge.
(d) Intelligence.

14. What refers to the strongest and most persistent desires of an individual tend to attract to him (or her) that which is closely related to or correlated with those desires?
(a) Desire Strength.
(b) Desire Power.
(c) The Big Desire.
(d) Desireability.

15. According to Collier, an individual should be no different whether working for a huge bonus from someone else, or working for themselves toward their what?
(a) Ultimate Ambition.
(b) Ideal Desire.
(c) Life Goal.
(d) Personal Fortune.

Short Answer Questions

1. According to Collier, the ability to do what, of all human abilities, is the most God-like that man possesses, the closest that man can come to Divinity?

2. What is the branch of mathematics concerned with analysis of random phenomena?

3. In Part III, Chapter 8, Collier compares the energies and resources within man to the abundant law of what?

4. According to Collier, when man tries to flee from God, it is because that man is running from what?

5. What individual does Collier describe who won a contest put on by Nautilus Magazine in Part III, Chapter 9?

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