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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. According to Camus in Part 2, when man submits God to what does he kill Him in his "own heart"?
(a) Moral judgment.
(d) Metaphysical rebellion.
2. In Part 3, what must an individual destroy to confirm his own existence?
3. What does Camus believe is as "universal as science"?
4. The ancients, according to Part 2, believed rebelling against nature was the same as rebelling against what?
5. According to the ancients referenced in Part 2, what counterbalances negation?
Short Answer Questions
1. According to Part 3, what are the two contemporary forms of nihilism?
2. In Part 3, what is a "long and painful struggle in the darkness"?
3. Who wrote Society of the Friends of Crime?
4. According to Camus in Part 1, every rebellion invokes what?
5. In the Introduction, what does Camus say criminals use as an alibi?
Short Essay Questions
1. How does Pisarev declare war on philosophy, art, erroneous ethics, religion, and more?
2. Why is the metaphysical rebel a blasphemer, according to Camus in Part 2?
3. Why is rebellion forced to become revolutionary in the twentieth century?
4. According to Camus in Part 4, what is the achievement of truly great creative artists?
5. According to Camus in Part 4, what must man do in order to create beauty?
6. What happens to those that rush to history proclaiming it is meaningless, according to Camus in Part 3?
7. What does every act of rebellion express, according to Camus in Part 3's Introduction?
8. What does Camus say in Part 5 is the consequence of rebellion?
9. In Part 5, how does Camus say absolute justice is achieved?
10. How does nihilism begin to build a temple of Caesar, according to Camus in Part 3?
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