- Explicate the ingredients of a terrace of penitence.
- Explicate the purgation of gluttony and of lust.
- Which terrace is most interesting?
- How is it determined that a penitent is ready to ascend from their terrace?
- What is the difference between penitence and contrapasso?
- What is the connection between each of the terrace sins and Fortune?
- How can Machiavelli serve Lorenzo?
- What is this treatise about?
- What is the list of ends for a prince have?
- Which advice is more important: how to become a prince or how to stay a prince?
- What is Machiavelli's best advice?