Hobbes and Locke
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What was the name of Thomas Hobbes's book on government?
    answer choices
    Behemoth
    Gargantua
    Leviathan
    Colossus
  • Question 2
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    Q. How did Hobbes sum up people's quality of life in a state of nature?
    answer choices
    life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness
    poor, nasty, brutish, and short
    fulfilling, long-lived, philosophical, and introspective
    scared, hungry, lonely, and cold
  • Question 3
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    Q. According to Hobbes, people agreed to give up some __________________ in exchange for __________________ as part of the social contract.
    answer choices
    rights and power / protection
    food and shelter / weapons
    security and protection / freedom
    money / goods and services
  • Question 4
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    Q. In Hobbes's view of the social contract, people retained the right to question, overthrow, or replace their government.
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    True
    False
  • Question 5
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    Q. Hobbes believed that a single __________, or ruler, should have complete authority over the people.
    answer choices
    emperor
    magnate
    overlord
    sovereign
  • Question 6
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    Q. John Locke's thinking influenced what American founder?
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    George Washington
    Benjamin Franklin
    Alexander Hamilton
    Thomas Jefferson
  • Question 7
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    Q. According to Locke, all humans share a set of __________.
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     internal organs
    natural rights
    hopes and dreams
    traits and motivations
  • Question 8
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    Q. For both Hobbes and Locke, the social contract is an agreement between...
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    plaintiff and defendant
    sovereign states
    companies and shareholders
    citizens and government
  • Question 9
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    Q. The phrase 'tabula rasa' means...
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    empty table
    blank slate
    table of truth
    blank space
  • Question 10
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    Q. Locke's inalienable rights include...
    answer choices
    life, liberty, and property
    pizza, chipa, and soda
    life, property, and travel
    freedom of speech, freedom to bear arms, and freedom of assembly
  • Question 11
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    Q. Locke believed that people's natural rights are granted to them by their government(s).
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 12
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    Q. How did Hobbes view human nature?
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    We are inquisitive and industrious.
    We are naturally selfish and quick to fight.
    We are naturally altruistic and usually willing to compromise.
    We are born a 'blank slate', and we develop differently according to our life's experiences..
  • Question 13
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    Q. How did Locke view human nature?
    answer choices
    We are a born a 'blank slate', and we develop differently according to our life's experiences..
    We are naturally altruistic and usually willing to compromise.
    We are inquisitive and industrious.
    We are naturally selfish and quick to fight.
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