1. When is Plato born?
(a) in the first century B. C.
(b) in the fourth century B.C.
(c) Ca 400 B. C.
(d) in the second century B. C.
2. Who are the students of Socrates?
(a) the leaders of the athenian democracy
(b) misfits of society
(c) the sons of the Athenian elite
(d) a mixed group of young learned men
3. To what end does Socrates develop his Socratic Method?
(a) to test the assumptions of his pupils
(b) to open a private university
(c) to perfom biological experiments
(d) to impress the multitudes
4. What is said to change Plato's life?
(a) his time spent in Egypt
(b) his friendship with Philip of Macedon
(c) his meeting with Socrates
(d) his defection from the army
5. How is Plato's early life best described?
(a) a comfortable athletic youth and a successful soldier
(b) a life of poverty and destitution
(c) an idle life and a failure as a soldier
(d) a playboy and a religious fanatic
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