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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. According to revolution in Part 3, man is nothing if he does not obtain what?
(b) Unanimous approval.
2. The desire for what is another form of the desire to endure, according to Part 4?
3. What does Marx believe people have a nostalgia for, according to Part 4?
4. In Part 5, murder is what or it is nothing?
(a) A weak excuse.
(d) A desperate exception.
5. Camus states in Part 5 that there is nothing in common between what two people?
(a) Politician and priest.
(b) Rebel and victim.
(c) Master and slave.
(d) Writer and painter.
6. According to Camus in Part 3, what is one choosing when one chooses history?
7. What does the Reformation choose, according to Part 4?
8. What is "more useful than Shakespeare" to Pisarev, according to Part 4?
(a) A hat.
(b) A shirt.
(c) A pair of shoes.
(d) A pair of pants.
9. According to Camus in Part 4, what does the American novel reject?
10. What type of temple does Camus say nihilism builds in Part 3?
11. According to Camus in Part 3, Hitler's god was what?
(a) A political argument.
(b) A nihilist.
(c) A non-believer.
(d) A religious figure.
12. In Part 5, nihilism rejects the idea of what?
(b) Any limit.
13. In what writing does Camus think the "real greatness of Proust lies"?
(a) Remembrance of Things Past.
(b) Communist Manifesto.
(c) Time Regained.
(d) The Stranger.
14. What writer does Camus say the French Revolution "gave birth" to?
15. According to Part 3, revolution is condemned to renounce what?
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Camus think, in Part 3, the Fascist revolutions of the twentieth century lack?
2. According to Camus, suffering at times turns away from too painful expressions of what?
3. In Part 3, what alone kept Hitler alive?
4. What era followed the metaphysical and theological eras?
5. According to Camus in Part 3, men kill each other because they desire what?
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