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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to Part 3, what are a majority of revolutions shaped by?
2. The ancient regime monarchy was founded on what?
(a) Honest government.
(b) Divine right.
(d) Slave rebellion.
3. According to Part 3, what is the "only logical consequence of metaphysical rebellion"?
4. In the introduction, what is it always possible to do?
(a) To commit crime.
(b) To delegate murder.
(c) To act illogically.
(d) To act reasonably.
5. As stated in Camus' introduction, "In an age of ideologies, we must examine our position in relation to" what?
6. What belief system accepts suicide as legitimate?
(c) Absolute nihilism.
7. According to Part 3, Bakunin believed what is the incarnation of crime?
(a) The Nazis.
(b) The State.
(c) The Government.
(d) The Priests.
8. In the introduction, if nothing is true or false or good or bad, man's guiding principle is to demonstrate that he is what?
9. According to Camus in Part 2, what "never has the patience to await complete control of the world?"
(a) Law of power.
(b) Law of conflict.
(c) Law of religion.
(d) Law of murder.
10. According to Part 3, what are the two contemporary forms of nihilism?
(a) Individual and state.
(b) Individual and national.
(c) State and national.
(d) Local and state.
11. In Part 3, what divides the sovereign?
12. What does Camus believe is as "universal as science"?
13. According to Part 3, destroying everything pledges oneself to build without what?
14. What did Nietzsche practice instead of methodical doubt?
(a) Metaphysical rebellion.
(b) Methodical negation.
(c) Methodical crime.
(d) Historical rebellion.
15. According to Camus, we are living in an era of what and perfect crime?
Short Answer Questions
1. For Camus in Part 2, what is the history of rebellion inseparable from?
2. Camus says in Part 2 that who's negation is the most extreme?
3. What rebellion does Camus reference in Part 3?
4. According to Camus in Part 2, what is only useful for "adventures of the imagination"?
5. What has to be alive in order to say life is absurd, according to the introduction?
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