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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Book One, Introduction to the Treatise on Love, Chapter 6, Dialogues 1-3.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Before love becomes balanced on both sides, what did the author say happens to two people in love?
(a) Their feelings change from lust to a sacred love.
(b) They experience the greatest anticipation of their lives.
(c) No suffering is greater than theirs.
(d) No passion is purer than theirs.
2. How did the author explain the link between love, perception and social class?
(a) Love makes lovers feel like royalty.
(b) Love can make anyone a nobleman.
(c) Love makes peasants of all who love.
(d) Love is impossible for nobility to obtain.
3. If a middle class woman were to resist a middle class man because he is younger than she, how must the man respond?
(a) He must argue that he will live and love long and thus will become worthy of her love some day.
(b) He must remind her that beauty fades but it is good character than matters.
(c) He must use his wealth or other attribute to win her over.
(d) He must accept her rebuke and appraoch her again when he is older.
4. In what stage of the four-stage theory of appropriate development of love should a woman try to find a lover?
(a) The second stage.
(b) The third stage.
(c) The first stage.
(d) The fourth stage.
5. In the four-stage theory of appropriate development of love, what is the first stage?
(d) Whole person.
Short Answer Questions
1. How would the woman of higher nobility react to the middle class man after he informed her of his good qualities?
2. How did the author explain the connection between blindness and love?
3. How did the author explain the effects of love on the uncouth man?
4. What did the author describe as the result of focusing on the beauty of another?
5. Of the five ways to acquire love, which is the only one worthy of love?
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