Enska C4 - Próf 1

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  • 1. 
    According to the article Rudyard Kipling 
    • A. 

      Spoke fervently against the war.

    • B. 

      Was very much in favour of the war.

    • C. 

      Wrote The Jungle Book about the war.

  • 2. 
    The young John Kipling 
    • A. 

      Became a metaphor for the blindness of teenagers.

    • B. 

      Never stood a real chance in the battle.

    • C. 

      Should have taken off his glasses because of the rain.

  • 3. 
    Rudyard Kipling wrote his epitaph for John, 
    • A. 

      After John’s body was found.

    • B. 

      To read it at John’s burial.

    • C. 

      When he failed to locate John’s body.

  • 4. 
    The word “futile” means 
    • A. 

      Effective.

    • B. 

      Tragic.

    • C. 

      Unsuccessful.

  • 5. 
    According to the article Rudyard Kipling believed that the British Empire
    • A. 

      Had an important role to play in the world.

    • B. 

      Should rule the whole world.

    • C. 

      Was superior to the German Empire.

  • 6. 
    What did Rudyard Kipling believe was the duty of all young men? 
    • A. 

      They should be ready to die for their country.

    • B. 

      They should demand to be in command.

    • C. 

      They should join the army.

  • 7. 
    John Kipling was similar to other young English men at his time in that he 
    • A. 

      Disagreed with the wartime propaganda.

    • B. 

      Wanted to fight in the war.

    • C. 

      Was eager to fight against the king.

  • 8. 
    What does the phrase “the true statistical nightmare” refer to? 
    • A. 

      The deathrate lowered after John came to the front.

    • B. 

      The great number of soldiers killed during the war.

    • C. 

      The nightmares John had about not being able to fulfill his desire.

  • 9. 
    How did Rudyard Kipling feel about his son’s death after the war?
    • A. 

      He felt it had been unfair to send a handicapped boy to war.

    • B. 

      He knew he couldn’t have stopped his son from joining the army.

    • C. 

      He regretted having contributed to his son’s death.

  • 10. 
    The article is mainly about 
    • A. 

      How important a man Rudyard Kipling was.

    • B. 

      A father thrusting his ideals upon his son.

    • C. 

      The public feeling towards World War I.

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