A Philosophical Enquiry Into the Origin of Our Ideas of the Sublime and Beautiful Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

What passage does Burke offer as an example of the effect of words? (from Part V)

2.

How does Burke define "strength?" (from Part II, Sections I - IX)

3.

What kinds of sounds does Burke say can be sublime? (from Part II, Sections X - XXII)

4.

What is Burke's argument that infinity exists in pleasing objects? (from Part II, Sections X - XXII)

5.

Why, according to Burke, is proportion not the cause of beauty in animals? (from Part III, Sections I - VIII)

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