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The Prince

The Prince

by Niccolò Machiavelli

The Prince: Human Nature Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Prince? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. When did humanism start?


The Middle Ages
The Renaissance
The Italian Wars
The MTV Music Awards
Q. What subject did humanists love?


P. E.
Geometry
Anthropology
History
Q. What did Machiavelli think of most people?


They were okay.
They are liars and cowards.
They need a bath.
They are vicious warmongers.
Q. How did humanists feel about religion?


It's pathetic.
It's keeping the people down.
It's cool.
It's nice for Christmas.
Q. How was Machiavelli different from other humanists?


He totally rejected the need for Christian virtues.
He liked history.
He actually hated humans.
He had a better wardrobe.
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