Transcendentalsim

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Transcendentalsim

Brief overview of basics of Transcendentalism.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is an idea included in Transcendentalist literature?
    • A. 

      Individuality is key.

    • B. 

      Be like other people.

    • C. 

      It is okay to follow others.

    • D. 

      Nature isn't enough.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following are considered Transcendentalist authors?  You can choose more than one.
    • A. 

      Ralph Waldo Emerson

    • B. 

      Jack London

    • C. 

      Henry David Thoreau

    • D. 

      Kate Chopin

  • 3. 
    Answer according to the philosophy of Transcendentalism. It is important for a person to stand up for what they believe is right.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The author in this photo is ____________.      
  • 5. 
    Which element did Transcendentalists place great emphasis upon? 
    • A. 

      Strong religious zeal

    • B. 

      Self-reliance

    • C. 

      Collaborating with others to uncover truth

    • D. 

      Going with the flow

  • 6. 
    Around what time did Transcendentalism begin?
    • A. 

      1830s

    • B. 

      1800s

    • C. 

      1860s

    • D. 

      1900s

  • 7. 
    Explain whether or not you think Transcendentalism is a adequate way to look at life?  What aspects of it do you agree with and why?  What characteristics do you find hard to adopt and why?