The Gift: Poems by the Great Sufi Master Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 7-9.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Chapter 9 opens with the poem "The Prettiest ______" in which human beings are compared to dumb herding animals.
(a) Cow.
(b) Mule.
(c) Sheep.
(d) Donkey.

2. The eighth chapter opens with the poem "Get the Blame Straight" granting humanity the right to blame and ____ God for everything.
(a) Criticize.
(b) Rebel against.
(c) Denounce.
(d) Credit.

3. The seventh chapter closes with praise of mediation in the poem "Let ______ Become Your Beautiful Lover".
(a) Beauty.
(b) God.
(c) Life.
(d) Thought.

4. Hafiz instructs people to learn to see cause to celebrate even the mundane in the poem "If the Falling of a _____"
(a) Paw.
(b) Hoof.
(c) Foot.
(d) Horseshoe.

5. According to Ladinsky, Hafiz was the youngest child of the family having _____ older brothers.
(a) Four.
(b) Five.
(c) Two.
(d) Three.

Short Answer Questions

1. The poem "Against my Own _____" sensuously describes the long-sought presence of God.

2. Hafiz sometimes includes himself in his poems in the _______ person as a way of signing them.

3. Hafiz believed that God was too powerful and benevolent to resort to ______ and condemnation to elicit devotion from his children.

4. According to Ladinsky, Hafiz is thought of as an _______ so able was he to access the voice of God.

5. In the poem "What do the _____ Birds Say" Hafiz uses the symbols of the illusory Earth falling away and the fullness of God opening like a ____ in his heart.

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