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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. A person will be swallowed up by __________ if he does not find joyful work, according to Hafiz.
(a) Their ego.
(b) The world.
(c) A book.
(d) The waters.
2. In the poem "Out of God's _____" Hafiz uses imagery from nature to describe himself as a carrier of God's blessings.
3. _________ is the fruit of creation and then its prized possession and source of joy, according to Hafiz.
4. Hafiz refers to the things he will leave behind that he strove to be a steward for in the poem "Who Will Feed my _____".
5. Hafiz comments on the commonality of a life of worship between humans and animals in the poem "The _____ and I Will Chat".
6. "The Tender Mouth" speaks of offering one's ___________ to Earth after death, as Hafiz describes it.
7. Hafiz uses the image of God as the ocean and anger is the thing that sinks men's boats in the poem called "The Great _____".
8. In the poem "_____Hear Watchdogs" Hafiz describes the idea that true believers don't feel they have to trick God into blessing them.
(a) B urglars.
9. Hafiz suggests that surrender is _____ in the poem "The Clay Bowl's Destiny" and is God's intent for life on earth.
10. Hafiz asserts that he is an earth that will perish without the ______ of God's presence in the poem "That Does Perish".
11. "Between Our Poles" is a poem which compares humanity's ability to display the characteristics of God to the _____________.
(a) Banks of a river.
(b) Art pieces in a museum.
12. Hafiz suggests that sometimes God wearies of softly spoken love and he wants to shake his children by the shoulders in the poem called "Tired of Speaking _____".
13. Who is getting ready for a cosmic celebration in "Then Winks" by Hafiz?
14. The poem "This _____" describes unity with God as a place from which one must invite others to join in.
15. When God's lute begs for a _________ hands, that when this person is able to be useful to God, according to Hafiz.
Short Answer Questions
1. In the final poem of Chapter 8, Hafiz reiterates that the _____ moment is meant for worship in "Now is the Time".
2. Hafiz uses the imagery of drinking God's greatness and the discontentment that come from comparison breaking the wine glass in the poem "Why Aren't We All Screaming _____".
3. The poem "Covers Her Face with Both Hands" describes how the ______ responds to people who refuse to act with kindness.
4. "_______" is a poem which describes the source of real poetry, according to Hafiz's perspective on life and writing.
5. When Hafiz is so cleansed and finished by love, he becomes ___________ personified, ready to be consumed.
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