The 5000 Year Leap / Part 1

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The 5000 Year Leap / Part 1

The book analyzes the types of government structures present. The book compares anarchy to tyranny and shows us the pros and cons of each. Just how much did you understand about our systems from the first part of the book so far? Take up the quiz below and find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    On the founder’s political spectrum, Communism and Fascism are…
    • A. 

      At opposite ends of the spectrum

    • B. 

      Approximately the same thing

    • C. 

      On the side of tyranny

    • D. 

      Both B and C above

  • 2. 
    Anarchy results when there is…
    • A. 

      Too much government control

    • B. 

      No law

    • C. 

      Liberals are in charge

    • D. 

      Conservatives are in charge

  • 3. 
    Under Ruler’s Law…
    • A. 

      Men are free to do as they please

    • B. 

      Freedom flourishes

    • C. 

      The ruler makes the laws

    • D. 

      The people make the laws

  • 4. 
    Under People’s Law…
    • A. 

      They considered themselves freemen

    • B. 

      They were governed by natural law

    • C. 

      Power was dispersed among the people

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Another name for People Law is...
    • A. 

      Rulers law

    • B. 

      Common law

    • C. 

      Democracy

    • D. 

      Communism

  • 6. 
    Anglo-Saxon Common Law was inspired by..
    • A. 

      Roman Law

    • B. 

      Greek Law

    • C. 

      People’s law of Ancient Israel

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    During the process of creating the constitution the special device employed to encourage open discussion was called…
    • A. 

      The Committee of the Whole

    • B. 

      The Committee of the States

    • C. 

      The Committee for Deliberations

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    James Madison said: "Those powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government are…
    • A. 

      Numerous and indefinite

    • B. 

      Few and defined

    • C. 

      Unlimited

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    One head of the three-headed eagle has two eyes. It represents…
    • A. 

      The executive branch of the government

    • B. 

      The judicial branch of the government

    • C. 

      The president

    • D. 

      The legislative branch of the government

  • 10. 
    If the problem-solving wing of the eagle over powers the conservation wing, the eagle will move towards…
    • A. 

      Anarchy

    • B. 

      Peoples Law

    • C. 

      Tyranny

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 11. 
    Collectivism is most closely associated with…
    • A. 

      A pure democracy

    • B. 

      A republic

    • C. 

      Communism

    • D. 

      Both A and C

  • 12. 
    Who said: "If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be"?
    • A. 

      George Washington

    • B. 

      Benjamin Franklin

    • C. 

      Thomas Jefferson

    • D. 

      Samuel Adams