A Discourse on Inequality Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

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A Discourse on Inequality Quiz | Four Week Quiz A

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 2, A Discourse on the Moral Effects of the Arts and Sciences, Part II.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What does Rousseau believe happens with the more a human knows?
(a) More time for mischief.
(b) More time to want greed.
(c) Less time for mischief.
(d) More time to discuss topics.

2. Which was NOT a result in France from leaving behind ignorance?
(a) Luxury.
(b) Profligacy.
(c) Equality.
(d) Increased slavery.

3. What would make an artist sad according to "Chapter 2, A Discourse on the Moral Effects of the Arts and Sciences, Part II"?
(a) If art was banished.
(b) If art was deemed evil.
(c) If no one cared for art.
(d) If no art was made.

4. What does Rousseau believe is an artist's greatest compensation for his labor?
(a) Display.
(b) Admiration.
(c) Praise.
(d) Money.

5. Human morals are not improved by what subject according to Rousseau?
(a) The sciences.
(b) Religion.
(c) The arts.
(d) Engineering.

Short Answer Questions

1. Mankind's new period of reason is a transition from what age according to Rousseau?

2. How did Rousseau feel men treated morality before art?

3. Which other civilizations were NOT mentioned by Rousseau as being impacted by the progress of art?

4. What should society teach men to do instead of pursuing virtue, according to Rousseau?

5. What does Rousseau question moral behavior could strictly be brought about by?

(see the answer key)

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