Chapter 1, Winter Comes Again
1. How do the authors present American history?
(a) They show different US presidents' points of view.
(b) They turn history into prophesy.
(c) They present it from present day backward.
(d) They divide chapters by generations.
2. What year does the book's introduction address?
3. What is the authors' fear as the book opens?
(a) People will not seriously read the book.
(b) Americans will not vote.
(c) The country is unraveling.
(d) History is being rewritten.
4. As the book opens, how do the American people behave according to the authors?
(a) Upset and angry.
(b) Tired and heavy.
(c) Uneasy, aimless and adrift.
(d) Strong and unified.
5. What comprises the First Turning according to the authors?
(a) The people strengthen civic institutions.
(b) The people become educated.
(c) The people wreck communities.
(d) The people destroy their health.
6. What happens to old values during the First Turning according to the authors?
(a) People embrace them.
(b) People abandon them.
(c) People change them.
(d) People improve them.
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