Mid-Book Test - Medium
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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 belief system accepts suicide as legitimate?
(a) Absolute nihilism.
2. According to Stirner in Part 2, what leads to the justification of crime?
3. According to Part 3, Hegel allowed mutual recognition of minds to be reached in what?
4. In Part 2's introduction, the most elementary form of rebellion expresses an aspiration to what?
5. Who do the first mythologies describe as an "eternal martyr"?
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Camus, the rebel does what more than he denies?
2. According to Part 3, Saint-Just is a contemporary of whom?
3. According to the introduction, what is the only creature that refuses to be what it is?
4. According to Camus in Part 2, what is only useful for "adventures of the imagination"?
5. Nietzsche cannot separate what from lucidity?
Short Essay Questions
1. According to Camus in Part 3, why do men kill each other?
2. In Part 3, what does Camus say the Fascists were the first to construct?
3. Why is the metaphysical rebel a blasphemer, according to Camus in Part 2?
4. Why is rebellion forced to become revolutionary in the twentieth century?
5. What does every act of rebellion express, according to Camus in Part 3's Introduction?
6. What is Sade's idea of God that Camus says Sade created for himself?
7. According to Camus in Part 3, how did the nihilism of the 1860s begin?
8. According to Camus in Part Three, how did the nihilists give their successors a model?
9. How does the revolution Camus references have the same meaning as revolution as referenced in astronomy?
10. What does Camus say in Part 3 is the purpose of his book?
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