CHAPTER 1- Freedom, Order, or Equality


1. How did Thomas Hobbes describe life in a "state of nature" ? (pg.5)



2. What type of government did Hobbes feel would be best able to deal this "state of nature" ? (pg.5)



3. According to John locke, what was the basic objective of government ? (pg.6)



4. Give an example of the difference between: (pg.10)

a. freedom to



b. freedom from



5. Explain the difference between; (pg.14)

a. equality of opportunity


b. equality of outcome


6. Explain the difference between each of the following political ideologies with regard to the role of government and the promotion of freedom vs equality.(pgs.21-27)

a. totalitarian



b. libertarian



c. liberal



d. conservative