Mid-Book Test - Easy
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This quiz consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. In Part 2, Camus states that the great problem of modern times is the discovery that rescuing man from destiny delivers him to what?
2. What was one of the first groups of Russian revolutionaries?
(a) The Decemberists.
(b) The Rebels.
(c) The Greeks.
(d) The Nazis.
3. In Part 3, what must an individual destroy to confirm his own existence?
4. According to Camus, we are living in an era of what and perfect crime?
5. According to Part 3, what are a majority of revolutions shaped by?
6. In the introduction, if nothing is true or false or good or bad, man's guiding principle is to demonstrate that he is what?
7. What, according to the introduction of Part 3, is the "motivating principle of all revolutions"?
8. According to Part 2, what is the only religion that is present throughout history?
(a) Belief in love.
(b) Belief in government.
(c) Belief in philosophy.
(d) Belief in eternity.
9. What belief system accepts suicide as legitimate?
(b) Absolute nihilism.
10. According to the introduction, what is the only creature that refuses to be what it is?
11. Who is a theoretician of Russian nihilism?
12. According to Stirner in Part 2, what leads to the justification of crime?
13. By what concept is metaphysical rebellion motivated by?
(a) Complete unity.
(b) Universal truth.
(c) Absolute murder.
14. With Nietzsche in Part 2, what is no longer a revenge?
15. What has to be alive in order to say life is absurd, according to the introduction?
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Part 3, destroying everything pledges oneself to build without what?
2. According to Camus' introduction, one purpose is to find out if what can avoid committing murder?
3. What two forms of rebellion are being considered in the book?
4. According to Saint-Just in Part 3, what is stronger than tyrants?
5. In Part 2, Camus explains Nietzsche recognized himself as the "most acute manifestation" of what?
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