Quiz On Plato And Aristotle

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Quiz On Plato And Aristotle

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  • 1. 
    ______________________, Plato says with The Republic are the ultimate reality.
    • A. 

      Ideas

    • B. 

      Poetry

    • C. 

      Drama

    • D. 

      Style

  • 2. 
    Which work of Plato is written in the form of Conversation?
    • A. 

      Laws

    • B. 

      Dialogues

    • C. 

      Phaedrus

    • D. 

      Republic

  • 3. 
    What are all the books written by Aristotle?
    • A. 

      Republic

    • B. 

      Poetics

    • C. 

      Art of Poetry

    • D. 

      Rhetoric

  • 4. 
    Who is the teacher of Alexander, the Great?
    • A. 

      Socrates

    • B. 

      Plato

    • C. 

      King John

    • D. 

      Aristotle

  • 5. 
    Poetry, according to Aristotle, makes an immediate appeal to the ________________.
    • A. 

      Intellect

    • B. 

      Life

    • C. 

      Emotions

    • D. 

      Reality

  • 6. 
    According to Plato, _______________ is superior to the Epic.
    • A. 

      Drama

    • B. 

      Tragedy

    • C. 

      Comedy

    • D. 

      Poetry

  • 7. 
    Who is the disciple of Socrates?
    • A. 

      Plato

    • B. 

      Aristotle

    • C. 

      Longinus

    • D. 

      Dr. Johnson

  • 8. 
    Who is the disciple of Socrates?
    • A. 

      Plato

    • B. 

      Aristotle

    • C. 

      Longinus

    • D. 

      Dr. Johnson

  • 9. 
    "A Poet is good artist only in so far as he is a good teacher" ________________ who, among the following made the statement?
    • A. 

      Plato

    • B. 

      Sidney

    • C. 

      Dr. Johnson

    • D. 

      Aristotle

  • 10. 
    According to Plato, Art is _________________ removed from reality
    • A. 

      Once

    • B. 

      Thrice

    • C. 

      Twice

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 11. 
    Plato wrote about the "Art of Good Speech" in his book ________________
    • A. 

      Laws

    • B. 

      Dialogues

    • C. 

      History

    • D. 

      Phaedrus

  • 12. 
    Which work of Aristotle deals with Art of Speaking?
    • A. 

      Poetics

    • B. 

      Rhetoric

    • C. 

      Laws

    • D. 

      Phaedrus

  • 13. 
    According to Aristotle ___________________ is an imitation of an action that is serious, complete and of certain magnitude.
    • A. 

      Tragic-Comedy

    • B. 

      Comedy

    • C. 

      Tragedy

    • D. 

      Poetry

  • 14. 
    In Tragedy, falling action is also known as ________________.
    • A. 

      Denouement

    • B. 

      Peripetia

    • C. 

      Anagnorisis

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    "Anagnorisis" is a term used by Aristotle for describing:
    • A. 

      The reversal of fortune for the Protagonist

    • B. 

      The happy resolution of the Plot

    • C. 

      The convergence of the main plot and the sub plot

    • D. 

      The Moment of discovery by the Protagonist

  • 16. 
    According to Plato, art is highly an 
    • A. 

      Imitation - Mimesis

    • B. 

      Superior

    • C. 

      Inferior

    • D. 

      Ugly

  • 17. 
    According to Aristotle, Comedy has been born out of _______________________.
    • A. 

      Lyric

    • B. 

      Satire

    • C. 

      Tragedy

    • D. 

      Epic

  • 18. 
    Which poetic form grew out of Old Hymns to the Gods?
    • A. 

      Satire

    • B. 

    • C. 

      Epic

    • D. 

      Sonnet

  • 19. 
    Who says, "The Poet should prefer probable impossibilities to impossible probabilities."
    • A. 

      Johnson

    • B. 

      Plato

    • C. 

      Aristotle

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 20. 
    In which book, Aristotle commented on the style of writing?
    • A. 

      Poetics

    • B. 

      Laws

    • C. 

      Rhetoric

    • D. 

      Republic

  • 21. 
    What are all the styles of Words arrangement in Prose?
    • A. 

      Linear

    • B. 

      Loose

    • C. 

      Non - Linear

    • D. 

      Periodic

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