Mid-Book Test - Hard
|Name: _____________________________||Period: ___________________________|
This quiz consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What belief system accepts suicide as legitimate?
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 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?
Camus focuses on the role the Romantic Movement rebels play in the development of rebellion. Write a response exploring Romanticism and its role in rebellion. What is Romanticism? How does it become rebellion? How does Camus view Romanticism? Use specific references to the text in the response.
Camus spends a great deal of time discussing metaphysical rebellion. Write a response exploring this type of rebellion. What does Camus mean by metaphysical rebellion? What is metaphysical rebellion? How does metaphysical rebellion turn into revolution? Use specific references to the text in the response.
For Camus, Hitler plays a dual role in illustrating the successes and failures in rebellion. Write a response explaining Camus' interpretation of Hitler and his regime in further understanding rebellion and revolution. How does Hitler succeed? How does he fail? Use specific references to the text in the response.
This section contains 623 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)