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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. Philosophers must be careful and take caution against what emotion?
2. It is considered to be a great feat if one is able to master his own what?
3. Nietzsche fears if a philosopher does this, he will likely lose:
(a) Sound judgment.
4. Morals are seen as a tyranny against what entity?
5. In Nietzsche's mind, whose music heralded the end of centuries-old European taste?
Short Answer Questions
1. Who was mentioned in the letter Nietzsche wrote to accompany the poem?
2. Nietzsche frequently blames misunderstandings upon the difference in the _____ of the language.
3. The man who has suffered profoundly also believes that through suffering, one is able to gain ______.
4. What is another way to describe how Nietzsche uses the term "Fatherlandishness?"
5. What word does Nietzsche use to refer to his theories?
Short Essay Questions
1. What is Nietzsche's lament regarding the German soul?
2. How does Nietzsche view faith versus knowledge? To what philosopher does Nietzsche refer?
3. How do the virtues of the modern man compare to those of old?
4. Despite all other things, there are some virtues retained by man that cannot be disputed. What are they?
5. The author comments upon tempo and how it can be improperly translated. What is the danger in it?
6. How does skepticism affect modern day Europe? What does the author think of skepticism in Germany?
7. How does a philosopher marry new and old ideas and relate them to the now?
8. What is the paradox in loving one's enemies as it is suggested in various religions?
9. Nietzsche asks if there is a name for those who are no longer friends. What has changed about the friendships?
10. Why is leisure an issue for some cultures? How has leisure been forced upon society?
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