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Meetings with Remarkable Men Test | Mid-Book Test - Medium

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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Where did the second contest that Gurdjieff witnessed take place?
(a) Baku in Turkey
(b) Istanbul in Turkey
(c) Karabakh in Azerbaijan
(d) Bagdad

2. Who, in Gurdjieff's opinion, invents the grammar of languages?
(a) linguists
(b) people who are on a lower level than ordinary simple people
(c) university professors
(d) learned, well-educated grammarians

3. How did Gurdjieff and Pogossian secure passage on a ship to Egypt?
(a) They sneaked on board a ship destined for Alexandria
(b) The bribed a ship's captain to take them to Egypt.
(c) They got jobs as crew members on an Egyptian ship.
(d) They came to the aid of some English sailors in a fight.

4. What did Sokolov teach Gurdjieff?
(a) Scripture and history
(b) physics and mathematics
(c) mathematics and geography
(d) anatomy and physiology

5. What legend did Gurdjieff's father and Dean Borsh discuss all night while Gurdjieff and his uncle listened to them?
(a) the legend of the "Flood before the Flood"
(b) the legend of " The Lost City of Babul"
(c) the legend of "the Creation of the World"
(d) the legend of "the Secret of the Gobi Desert"

Short Answer Questions

1. With whom did Gurdjieff's father carry on long conversations about philosophy and theology?

2. Where did Gurdjieff witness his third ashokh contest?

3. What did Pogossian's parents do for a living?

4. According to Father Borsh what two things should a priest be able to do for the members of his flock?

5. How does Gurdjieff first meet Dean Borsh?

Short Essay Questions

1. What are Gurdjiefff's thoughts on the grammars of different languages, who composes them and alters them?

2. Describe Bogachevsky.

3. What happened two years later when Pogossian returned to Kars where was was to be ordained?

4. What was the story of Gilgamesh?

5. What is Gurdjieff's criticism of contemporary journalism?

6. What did Father Borsh do sometimes for a rest?

7. Describe Father Borsh.

8. Why did Gurdjieff go to Alexandropol?

9. What was the relationship between Gurdjieff's father and Dean Borsh?

10. What did Father Borsh devote his spare time to?

(see the answer keys)

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