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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Who wrote The Possessed?
2. Nietzsche cannot separate what from lucidity?
(a) Moral conduct.
(b) Real morality.
(c) Metaphysical rebellion.
(d) Methodical doubt.
3. According to Camus in Part 2, what is only useful for "adventures of the imagination"?
4. What did Nietzsche diagnose in himself?
(a) The inability to maintain power.
(b) The inability to be persuasive.
(c) The inability to believe.
(d) The inability to write.
5. According to Part 1, remaining silent gives the appearance that one has no what?
6. Human rebellion ends in what, according to Part 2's introduction?
(c) Metaphysical revolution.
(d) Historical rebellion.
7. According to Camus in Part 2, what "never has the patience to await complete control of the world?"
(a) Law of conflict.
(b) Law of murder.
(c) Law of religion.
(d) Law of power.
8. What has to be alive in order to say life is absurd, according to the introduction?
9. According to Part 3, Bakunin believed what is the incarnation of crime?
(a) The Priests.
(b) The Government.
(c) The Nazis.
(d) The State.
10. Camus says in Part 2 that who's negation is the most extreme?
11. What rebellion does Camus reference in Part 3?
12. What is the only evidence given to Camus within the terms of the absurdist experience?
13. According to the introduction, what is the only creature that refuses to be what it is?
14. With Nietzsche in Part 2, what is no longer a revenge?
15. According to Part 3, what is limited in scope by its nature?
Short Answer Questions
1. What belief system accepts suicide as legitimate?
2. According to Part 2, what is the only religion that is present throughout history?
3. What, according to the introduction of Part 3, is the "motivating principle of all revolutions"?
4. What problem does Nietzsche's philosophy revolve around?
5. In Camus' introduction, what does he say "remains an exception"?
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