The Machine in the Garden; Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America Short Answer Test - Answer Key

Leo Marx
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 114 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Machine in the Garden; Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America Lesson Plans

Short Answer Questions Key

1. When did the pastoral idea become part of American culture?

At colonization.

2. What did colonists find in America?

Virgin land.

3. What is the heart of the pastoral ideal?

To live in the lap of nature.

4. What does Marx say is the 'sentimental' pastoral ideal?

Green, rural lifestyle.

5. Who typically espouses the sentimental pastoral ideal?

Politicians.

6. What is a consequence of the sentimental pastoral ideal?

Relocation to the suburbs.

(read all 180 Short Answer Questions and Answers)

This section contains 4,801 words
(approx. 17 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Machine in the Garden; Technology and the Pastoral Ideal in America Lesson Plans