Self-Reliance Quiz

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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

What does Emerson mean in saying that there "will be power not confident but agent" when the soul is present? (from Paragraphs 19-27)

2.

In writing about strength, to whom does Emerson compare the American? (from Paragraph 28-End of Essay)

3.

Which emotions does Emerson say are beneath the state of having "life in yourself"? (from Paragraphs 19-27)

4.

What does Emerson say will explain "the magnetism which all original action exerts"? (from Paragraphs 19-27)

5.

What does Emerson say a man must know how to estimate in talking about society and nonconformity? (from Paragraphs 9-18)

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