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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. The most frustrating muscle trap is
2. Quality is the
3. Phaedrus broke the syndrome of "nothing to say" by having students write about
4. In the "train of knowledge" analogy
5. The Narrator first helps Chris' tiredness by
Essay Topic 1
Phaedrus and DeWeese were baffled by, yet intrigued by, each other. Explain. Were there actions or words that caused this?
Essay Topic 2
What was the Greek's equivalent to Phaedrus' Quality? How is it explained or described?
Essay Topic 3
Plato often used names for his characters that suggested the nature of their personalities. When the author chose the name "Phaedrus," he thought it meant wolf. When the Narrator is describing Phaedrus' contemplations, he describes a meeting with a timber wolf (chapter 7). How does the reader come to the conclusion that Phaedrus and wolf have some commonalities? "Phaedrus" actually means brilliant while "lykos" means wolf in Greek. Explain how both wolf and brilliant apply to Phaedrus / the Narrator.
This section contains 1,055 words
(approx. 4 pages at 300 words per page)