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The Metaphysical Club: A Story of Ideas in America Quiz

Louis Menand
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

________ took statistics from numbers to people and created social mechanics. (from Part 3, Chapter 7 The Pierces, Section 5 | Part 3, Chapter 8 The Law of Errors, Section 1 | Part 3, Chapter 8 The Law of Errors, Section 2)

2.

Unlike Darwin, Charles Pierce did not believe that randomness __________. (from Part 3, Chapter 8 The Law of Errors, Section 3 | Part 3, Chapter 8 The Law of Errors, Section 4 | Part 3, Chapter 9 The Metaphysical Club, Section 1)

3.

_________, after initially giving up his identity as a Jew, regained his religion and came up with the dual identity theory. (from Part 5, Chapter 14 Pluralisms, Section 2 | Part 5, Chapter 14 Pluralisms, Section 3)

4.

One member of the Metaphysical Club was Chauncy Wright also known as the local ____________. (from Part 3, Chapter 9 The Metaphysical Club, Section 2 | Part 3, Chapter 9 The Metaphysical Club, Section 3 | Part 3, Chapter 9 The Metaphysical Club, Section 4)

5.

Cattell was fired from his job for _____________ another professor on his own personal time. (from Part 5, Chapter 15 Freedoms, Section 3 | Part 5, Chapter 15 Freedoms, Section 4)

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