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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part I: On the Creature Called Man, Chapter VIII: The End of the World.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Which of the following does Chesterton say of myths?
(a) They are not a religion.
(b) All of these.
(c) They do not provide mankind with a creed.
(d) They meet some of the needs of a religion.
2. According to Chesterton, what was Rome?
(a) The end of paganism.
(b) The pinnacle of man's ability on earth without God.
(c) Necessary for the arrival of Christ.
(d) A lone beacon in an age of darkness.
3. What does Chesterton say is most present in the mind of man?
(d) His existence itself.
4. What does Chesterton say is the natural result of religion in the home?
(a) Revolt in public life.
(c) Religious strife.
5. What does Chesterton say should not be done with mythologies?
(a) Read them as representative of religion.
(b) Try to relate to them.
(c) Study them scientifically.
(d) See them as merely fanciful stories.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Chesterton imply made the difference in the battle of Carthage and Rome?
2. What personage from Troy does Chesterton say created an archetype and impacted history?
3. What does say Chesterton say would have been very different if the battle between Carthage and Rome were different?
4. How does Chesterton wish to view and discuss the earth?
5. From what does Chesterton's friend say the spire of a village church is originated?
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