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This test 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. Who wrote The Possessed?
3. According to Part 3, nihilists believed in nothing but what?
(a) Reason and self-interest.
(b) Reason and reality.
(c) Self-interest and religion.
(d) Reality and self-interest.
4. Camus says in Part 2 that who's negation is the most extreme?
5. In Part 3, what is a "long and painful struggle in the darkness"?
6. According to Camus' introduction, one purpose is to find out if what can avoid committing murder?
7. The ancients, according to Part 2, believed rebelling against nature was the same as rebelling against what?
8. Who is a theoretician of Russian nihilism?
9. According to Part 3, rebellion is compelled to become what?
10. What, according to the introduction of Part 3, is the "motivating principle of all revolutions"?
11. According to Part 3, destroying everything pledges oneself to build without what?
12. In Part 2's introduction, the most elementary form of rebellion expresses an aspiration to what?
13. In the introduction, if nothing is true or false or good or bad, man's guiding principle is to demonstrate that he is what?
14. With Nietzsche in Part 2, what is no longer a revenge?
15. In Part 2, who wanted to "eradicate God from man's mind"?
Short Answer Questions
1. For Camus in Part 2, what is the history of rebellion inseparable from?
2. According to Part 3, what are a majority of revolutions shaped by?
3. In Part 3, what divides the sovereign?
4. As stated in Camus' introduction, "In an age of ideologies, we must examine our position in relation to" what?
5. Violence is directed at one and all in the service of what?
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