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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 is the guiding principle of this person's reasoning?
(d) Double rebellion.
2. Who wrote The Possessed?
3. In the Introduction, what does Camus say criminals use as an alibi?
4. According to Part 3, what are a majority of revolutions shaped by?
5. According to Camus in Part 2, a metaphysical rebel is inevitably what?
(a) An atheist.
(b) A Marxist.
(c) A blasphemer.
(d) A nihilist.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to this Russian theoretician, who are the greatest fanatics?
2. According to Part 3, destroying everything pledges oneself to build without what?
3. In Part 2, Camus states that the great problem of modern times is the discovery that rescuing man from destiny delivers him to what?
4. Nietzscheism as defined by Camus in Part 2 is the theory of the individual's will to what?
5. Who, according to Part 3, pushed nihilism to the "farthest coherent point"?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to Camus in Part 4, what must man do in order to create beauty?
2. What happens to those that rush to history proclaiming it is meaningless, according to Camus in Part 3?
3. In Part 5, how does Camus say absolute justice is achieved?
4. Why does Camus believe art should provide a final perspective on rebellion's content?
5. According to Camus in Part 4, what is artistic creation?
6. Why is freedom the "motivating principle of all revolutions," according to Camus in Part 3?
7. What is the purpose of Camus' essay as outlined in the Introduction?
8. How does nihilism begin to build a temple of Caesar, according to Camus in Part 3?
9. According to Camus in Part 3, what coincides with the acceptance of iniquity?
10. According to Camus in Part 3, why do men kill each other?
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