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Benjamin Franklin's -Autobiography Chap 9

Terri Browning

Quiz over Chapter 9 of Franklin's Autobiography.

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3.Which virtue says, “Use no hurtful deceit; think innocently and justly; and, if you speak, speak accordingly”?
7.Franklin named 13 _______________ which he considered necessary and desirable.
8.Which virtue says,“Speak not but what may benefit others or yourself; avoid trifling conversation”?
10.Which of his “schemes” did Franklin say caused him the most trouble?
11.____________________ for example, was by some confined to eating and drinking, while by others it was extended to mean the moderating every other pleasure, appetite, inclination, or passion, bodily or mental, even to our avarice and ambition.
13.When trying to improve himself, Franklin noticed that habit took the advantage of ______________.
14.Which virtue says, “Lose no time; be always employ'd in something useful; cut off all unnecessary actions”?
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1.What did Franklin hope to achieve in this chapter?
2.Franklin created a chart of 7 columns and 13 rows. Of what did he keep a record on this table?
4.Franklin said, " In reality, there is, perhaps, no one of our natural passions so hard to subdue as pride.” Of what did he speak?
5.Which virtue says, “Make no expense but to do good to others or yourself; i. e., waste nothing”?
6.How old was Franklin as he wrote the latter parts of the book?
9.Which virtue says, “Avoid extreams; forbear resenting injuries so much as you think they deserve”?
12.How did Franklin describe the friend who convinced him to include a 13th virtue?

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