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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Shakepeare's American Fable.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who typically espouses the sentimental pastoral ideal?
(b) Urban planners.
2. What economic consequence does the sentimental pastoral ideal engender?
(a) Regulation of speculative investments.
(b) Tariffs on imported manufactured goods.
(c) Low taxes.
(d) Farm subsidies.
3. What does the end of Shakespeare's 'The Tempest' demonstrate, in Marx's interpretation?
(a) Balance between man and nature.
(b) Justice in righting old wrongs.
(c) Balance between men and women.
(d) Fairness in dividing territory.
4. What part of 'The Tempest' held special interest for Marx?
(a) The portrait of men who gain power by disposing of natural resources.
(b) The portrait of indecision about taking the throne.
(c) The portrait of an unspoiled landscape invaded by Europeans.
(d) The portrait of love's frailty against political power.
5. What human structure did Barlowe describe America in terms of?
Short Answer Questions
1. Which characters are engaged in the final struggle in Shakespeare's 'The Tempest'?
2. What literary work did Barlowe echo with his account of his travels?
3. What piece by Nathaniel Hawthorne does Marx treat as emblematic of American pastoralism?
4. What kind of lifestyle does Marx say Americans want?
5. When did complex pastoral ideology come into existence?
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