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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. During the Romantic period, according to Lewis, people turned their attention away from friendship, and toward which of the following?
2. Lewis asserts that all people need which of the following?
(a) To feel that they are trusted.
(b) To feel that they are accepted.
(c) To feel that they are needed.
(d) To feel that they are loved.
3. What does Lewis mention must occur between a man and a woman for friendship to take place?
(a) If either one of them is dating or married to the other's best friend.
(b) If they do not have a romantic interest in each other.
(c) If the differences between them are recognized and acknowledged.
(d) If they have both been professionally counseled in the area of differentiation between friendship and love.
4. Lewis uses which of the following characters to illustrate how perversion is possible within gift love?
(a) Mrs. Winters.
(b) Mrs. Troxclair.
(c) Mrs. Lawrence.
(d) Mrs. Fidget.
5. Lewis states that finding true affection, friendship, and deeper love for a person takes which of the following actions in order to evoke affection in return?
(a) Conducting one-on-one discussions.
(c) Taking actions that make them happy.
Short Answer Questions
1. Lewis cites that friendship expects which of the following in return for help?
2. 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?
3. Lewis asserts that an individual in a crowd of a different opinion tends to be which of the following?
4. Lewis refers to Eros as a "he," deeming him which of the following?
5. Lewis asserts that which of the following loves may or may not occur when friendship exists between a man and a woman?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe some of the profound observations that the author makes about the real value of friendship.
2. 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.
3. What are the underlying traits of jealousy that author C.S. Lewis points out?
4. What was it that the author listed that Mrs. Fidget did for her family?
5. What were some of the activities that author Lewis noted as having taken place in the Fidget household after Mrs. Fidget died?
6. How does the author support his contention that there is advantage to numbers beyond two when applied to friendship?
7. 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?
8. What does the author write in relation to a form of stereotype labeling that tends to follow friends of the same sex?
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. What does the author observe about the necessity of friendship?
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