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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What problem does Nietzsche's philosophy revolve around?
2. According to Part 3, what are the two contemporary forms of nihilism?
(a) Individual and state.
(b) Individual and national.
(c) Local and state.
(d) State and national.
3. Who wrote The Possessed?
4. According to Camus, the rebel does what more than he denies?
5. In Part 2's introduction, the most elementary form of rebellion expresses an aspiration to what?
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Part 3, Saint-Just is a contemporary of whom?
2. In Part 2, who wanted to "eradicate God from man's mind"?
3. According to the introduction, what is the only creature that refuses to be what it is?
4. In Part 3, what must an individual destroy to confirm his own existence?
5. What was one of the first groups of Russian revolutionaries?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to Camus in Part 3, what coincides with the acceptance of iniquity?
2. What did Nietzsche believe was his "supreme vocation," according to Camus in Part 2?
3. According to Camus in Part 3, how does a revolution based on principles destroy God?
4. Why is the metaphysical rebel a blasphemer, according to Camus in Part 2?
5. According to Camus in Part 3, why do men kill each other?
6. Why does Camus think Nietzsche attacked Christianity?
7. According to Camus in Part 2, what is the only thing that gives meaning to human protest?
8. Why did rebelling against nature equal rebelling against oneself for the ancients?
9. How does nihilism begin to build a temple of Caesar, according to Camus in Part 3?
10. What does Camus say in Part 3 is the purpose of his book?
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