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Mini-Quiz: Benjamin Franklin's Thirteen Virtues

by Ron Kurtus (updated 27 May 2023)

Take this Mini-Quiz to check your understanding of the lesson material.

1. Why did Franklin make this list?

To help sell his Almanack

To include it in the Declaration of Independence

To help guide his life on the right path

2. What did Franklin do to help him follow his guide?

Self-analysis and evaluation

He advocated that everyone else should follow his example

He only used it when acting as Poor Richard

3. Is it possible to strictly follow these virtues?

If you are diligent and work at it

No, only the clergy can follow the virtues

It depends if you are a man or a woman

If you got all three correct, you are on your way to becoming a Champion in Understanding Character. If you had problems, you had better look over the material again.

Try to be virtuous

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