Chapter I The Pachuco and Other Extremes
1. In Paz's opinion, when is a person most likely to see himself as precious and unique?
(a) In childhood.
(b) During adolescence.
(c) When he is in love.
(d) At the end of his life.
2. Paz says that during critical moments in a nation's development, the people ask themselves a critical question. What is that question?
(a) How can we move forward?
(b) Who should lead us?
(c) Who are we and how can we fulfill this obligation?
(d) How do we want the future to look?
3. How did Paz consider his philosophical questions?
(a) As an excuse for not facing reality.
(b) As meaningful only if they addressed the question of Mexican identity.
(c) As a waste of time.
(d) As the only means to find answers.
4. On which group of people were Paz's thoughts focused?
(a) Those who are seeking a better philosophy as Mexicans.
(b) The Mexican nation as a whole.
(c) Those who are focused on making Mexico a part of the world.
(d) Those who are conscious of themselves as Mexicans.
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