Walden Two Quiz | Four Week Quiz B

B. F. Skinner
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapters 29-31.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Why are all members of Walden Two required to do physical labor?
(a) To keep them fit.
(b) To maintain good relations with workers.
(c) To contribute to health and well-being while keeping in touch with workers.
(d) To prevent obesity and health problems.

2. Why does Frazier invite the men to visit Walden Two?
(a) To introduce them to the way of life there.
(b) He wants Burris to give a lecture to the members.
(c) To give them a talk about utopian communities.
(d) To get publicity for the community.

3. To what does Frazier relate his theory of behavior?
(a) The teachings of Jesus about loving one's enemies.
(b) The teachings of Jesus about fortitude.
(c) The teachings of Jesus about love of one's neighbor.
(d) The teachings of Jesus about temptation.

4. How does Frazier explain the low incidence of adultery at Walden Two?
(a) The marriages are arranged and strict rules apply.
(b) Adultery results in public disgrace.
(c) Adultery results in expulsion from the community.
(d) The community encourages friendships between the sexes.

5. What is the most advanced exercise for children to learn ethics?
(a) Half of the children wait for five minutes while the other half go on eating.
(b) Some children must skip one meal while others eat.
(c) Half of the children wait half-an-hour, while the other half go on eating.
(d) Children must feed their peers without getting food for themselves.

Short Answer Questions

1. What is the first significant activity at Walden Two that Frazier points out to the visitors on the first day of their visit?

2. As the debate continues, how do Castle and Frazier differ in their views of democracy?

3. In response to Frazier's assertions about keeping young people at Walden Two, Castle indirectly suggests that the practice is like indoctrination. What is the literary device used by the author in Castle's response?

4. After the visitors complete their first session of window-cleaning, how does Frazier clarify the view that Walden Two is about "getting back to a simpler time"?

5. Where are babies kept in the early stages of life at Walden Two?

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