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Gorgias

Plato

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Which of the following names does NOT represent a character in Gorgias?

Where does the dialogue take place?

All except which of these topics are discussed within the text?

According to Socrates, which of the following is rhetoric NOT aimed at?

Whom does Socrates believe to be the most convincing speaker in front of a crowd on the subject of medicine?

Socrates proclaims the opinions of the mob to be most often—

Which of the following is NOT a pair of opposites defined in Gorgias?

Which of the following does Socrates consider an art?

Which practice does Socrates argue is a routine/false art?

Whom does Socrates argue to be most powerful among the following?

Which of the following does Socrates declare to be worst?

Socrates believes punishment to be—

One evil of the body is—

Which of the below is NOT an evil of the soul?

According to Socrates, which of the following is the most noble human aspect?

What is Socrates's ultimate pursuit?

Callicles feels it is disgraceful for a grown man to—

Which of the following does Socrates define as the fundamental meaning of justice?

According to Socrates, who is the most happy?

The part of the soul in which desires reside is most like—

Socrates maintains that pleasure and the good are—

According to Socrates, all our actions should be for the sake of the—

Order and discipline of the body are to health and strength as order and regularity of the soul are to—

To conclude, Socrates relates a mythology of—

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