Cite This Page
To Go
A Modest Proposal
A Modest Proposal
by Jonathan Swift

A Modest Proposal: Hating on the Rich True or False

1. Swift wants to cure women of pride, vanity, idleness, and what else? -> Gaming
2. The wealthy should reject the materials and instruments that promote what? -> Happiness
3. A carcass will make both food and what? -> Gloves for ladies and boots for gentlemen
4. Which occasion does the narrator suggest for serving children? -> Cocktail parties
5. How many rich families will a child feed? -> 4