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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Lewis notes that people are more natural when in which of the following states?
(a) While writing.
(b) When crying.
(c) When fully clothed.
(d) While asleep.
2. Which of the following, according to Lewis, lend support to the belief that Eros is a higher type of love?
(a) Boldness, charisma, and transformation.
(b) Composition, influence, and enlightment.
(c) Power, dynamics, and jolts.
(d) Strength, sweetness, and sheer terror.
3. What does Lewis note that a person who is in love with a friend will do in relation to losing the love or the friendship equally?
(a) Be relieved that it happened.
(b) Not regret that it happened.
(c) Be indifferent about its occurrence.
(d) Regret that it happened.
4. Lewis asserts that the underlying reason for an individual tending to every need that is perceived in relation to their object of affection is which of the following?
(a) Need love.
(b) Need pleasure.
(d) Gift love.
5. Lewis asserts that an individual in a crowd of a different opinion tends to be which of the following?
Short Answer Questions
1. Lewis refers to Eros as a "he," deeming him which of the following?
2. Which of the following do we tend to hold onto with respect to affection, according to Lewis?
3. During the Romantic period, according to Lewis, people turned their attention away from friendship, and toward which of the following?
4. Lewis cites that friendship expects which of the following in return for help?
5. According to Lewis, which of the following methods is used to attempt to bring those falling into bad habits back into the fold?
Short Essay Questions
1. What are some of the pitfalls associated with the physical part of being in love, according to the author?
2. What are some of the exclusion elements relevant to friendship that the author points out?
3. Although he introduces Eros as the state of being in love, in the Eros section of his book, the author personifies Eros. Describe the author's characterization of Eros.
4. What were some of the activities that author Lewis noted as having taken place in the Fidget household after Mrs. Fidget died?
5. How does the author, in the Eros part of his book, place the act of eating at the same level of importance as the physical part of love?
6. Describe the actual tasks that the author lists in connection with what Mrs. Fidget did for her family.
7. What does the author say about the possibility of men and women forming and maintaining friendships?
8. How does the author provide insight to how a man is able to retain his choice of friends despite attempts to eliminate them from his presence that may be made by the woman in his life?
9. The author basically implies that despite promising to do so, human beings are not capable of establishing everlasting love, and provides support for his assertion. How does he accomplish that?
10. How does the author describe the general misconception that people maintain about friendship?
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