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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In the poem "_____Hear Watchdogs" Hafiz describes the idea that true believers don't feel they have to trick God into blessing them.
(b) B urglars.
2. A poem is an ornery __________ which begs to be heard, according to the writing of Hafiz.
3. In Chapter 22 the first poem called "Stay With Us" the fellowship is defined by those who have shed _____.
4. According to Hafiz, "The Intelligent Man" is the one who does not trust ___________ in his life.
5. "Love Lifts Me" is the response of the _________ who can defy gravity and gloom, according to Hafiz.
6. In the poem "I _____ for you God" Hafiz praises the qualities that relationship with God cultivates in people.
7. Hafiz uses a misled fish to symbolize people experiencing the confusion of life in "Trying to Wear _____"
8. Chapter 21 opens with an invitation from God to dance in the poem "The God Who Only Knows ______ Words".
9. A person will be swallowed up by __________ if he does not find joyful work, according to Hafiz.
(a) A book.
(b) The world.
(c) The waters.
(d) Their ego.
10. "An Invisible Pile of __________" is how Hafiz knows that God is real, according to the poem.
11. Hafiz suggests that he has become so close to God and cleansed of the pain and longing in the poem "The Lamp That Needs no _____".
12. The poem "_____ Gods" opens the tenth chapter and focuses on drawing attention away from counterfeit gods.
13. The poem "This _____" describes unity with God as a place from which one must invite others to join in.
14. Hafiz describes the pain of seeing a decrease in love or understanding in the world in the poem "The ____ is Right".
15. Who is getting ready for a cosmic celebration in "Then Winks" by Hafiz?
Short Answer Questions
1. "_______" is a poem which describes the source of real poetry, according to Hafiz's perspective on life and writing.
2. "Spiced __________" describes the kind of sustenance that Hafiz offers in his poetry.
3. 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 _____".
4. Hafiz returns to the idea that the __________ is temporary and that it is important to be connected to things that bring eternity and divinity to mind.
5. In the poem "_____ Wandering" Hafiz describes the whole of creation as being as fragile as the sprout under a large animal.
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