Review Quiz #4 for Chapter 9

Review Quiz #4 for Chapter 9



1. In "Myth of ER", Plato tells the story of ... a. Atlantis.
b. a sailor.
c. a soldier.
d. King Theseus.
e. all of the above.



2. Plato's early works conceptualized the soul as... a. originating in heaven.
b. descending to Earth in fall from grace.
c. descending into a material body.
d. corruptible.
e. all of the above.



3. In the "Myth of Er" the first place the soul goes is... a. the Fields of Elysium.
b. a waiting area to be judgment.
c. a western island east of the River of Ocean.
d. the realm of Gods and Goddesses.
e. all of the above.



4. Plato sees the souls of the good (in their previous life) as choosing a new life... a. with careful forethought.
b. with angel guides.
c. the day after their last life ends.
d. out of habit rather than virtue.
e. out of virtue.



5. Plato sees the souls of the evil (in their previous life) as choosing a new life... a. for pleasure and power.
b. learning the value of righteousness through punishment.
c. having learned righteousness divine inspiration.
d. need for love.
e. the will of Gods and Goddesses.



6. The hero Odysseus chooses, for his new incarnation, to be... a. a woman.
b. a dog of war.
c. righteous.
d. obscurity.
e. a celebrity.



7. Orpheus chooses to become a swan in his next incarnation because... a. he follows in the footsteps of his hero, Zeus.
b. swans have lovely voices.
c. swans are graceful.
d. swans symbolize unswerving loyalty.
e. he refuse to be born of woman.

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