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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does Kierkegaard believe the problem with modern Christianity is?
(a) It removes the possibility of offense despite how offensive it is.
(b) It is unforgiving.
(c) It is not in touch with reality.
(d) It relies on dogma too much.
2. What does The Sickness Unto Death argue is contained within man?
(b) The infinite and the finite.
(c) The self.
3. What does Kierkegaard say of the practice of taking sacraments?
(a) It is the purest expression of Christ.
(b) It should not be done.
(c) It has become meaningless.
(d) It has become rote.
4. What do many Catholics argue Kierkegaard would have done had he lived?
(a) Write another book.
(b) Become a priest.
(c) Convert to Catholicism.
(d) Reject Christ.
5. What is the title of the conclusion of Concluding Unscientific Postscript?
(a) How to become a Protestant.
(b) How to become a Christian.
(c) The Journals.
(d) Seducer's Diary.
Short Answer Questions
1. What period do The Journals cover?
2. What does Kierkegaard focus on in Two Discourses?
3. Who is still famous for maintaining the doctrine of Justification by Faith against the Catholic view of merit and indulgence?
4. When does Kierkegaard argue that action is only comprehensible?
5. Who did Bishop Mynster influence?
Short Essay Questions
1. What does Kierkegaard declare of truth?
2. If you are a Christian, what are you not doing according to Kierkegaard in Chapter 14, Training in Christianity?
3. What must individuality be separated from according to Chapter 8, Concluding Unscientific Postscript?
4. Why didn't Kierkegaard write anything between 1851 to 1854 according to Chapter 16, The Journals?
5. What does Kierkegaard claim happens when we relate to our true selves?
6. What does Kierkegaard express his hatred of in Chapter 15, The Journals?
7. What does Kierkegaard seek about the church at the end of The Attack Upon Christendom?
8. How does Kierkegaard divide history in Chapter 9, The Present Age?
9. What does Kierkegaard see truth as?
10. Who died in 1854 in Chapter 17, The Attack Upon Christendom, and how was this person remembered?
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