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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. What are examples of social indicators?
(a) Transportation means.
(b) Death rate.
(c) Clothing styles.
(d) Wage growth and political activism.

2. What happens during a third turning?
(a) Elder prophets die.
(b) Artists become elders.
(c) Nomads are born.
(d) Heroes are young adults.

3. Why are the men of Mt. Rushmore together according to the authors?
(a) The four archetypes function together.
(b) They were friends.
(c) They are historical figures.
(d) They are from the same time period.

4. How do the authors and other historians view cycles of war?
(a) The start and end of a crisis.
(b) As something Americans endure better than others.
(c) As necessary evils that people will never understand.
(d) The death of one saeculum and the birth of the next.

5. What happens during a second turning?
(a) Heroes are young adults.
(b) Artists become elders.
(c) Nomads are born.
(d) Elder prophets die.

Short Answer Questions

1. How do Americans view the First Turning according to the authors?

2. What is another name for a 'gray champion'?

3. What year does the book's introduction address?

4. What do young adults act like in the general cycle of life according to the authors?

5. What were Jon Edwards and William Lloyd Garrison considered?

Short Essay Questions

1. How do generations correlate to certain personality archetypes according to the authors?

2. What is the correct time that this chapter presents for Americans to embrace?

3. Do the authors seem to stress learning about all revitalizations or movements?

4. What life do the authors see the 13ers living during the third turning?

5. How do the 'cabbage patch kids' raising influence their adulthood according to the authors?

6. How do the authors characterize cycles?

7. Why do the authors delineate the idea of 'seasons of time'?

8. According to the authors, why are Thomas Jefferson and Ronald Reagan considered heroes?

9. According to the authors, which archetype creates the most problems during the Fourth Turning?

10. Why is a First Turning called a 'high'?

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