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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Camus think, in Part 3, the Fascist revolutions of the twentieth century lack?
2. According to Part 4, art realizes the reconciliation of the what with the universal?
3. According to Camus in Part 3, what did Germany submit to when deprived of Goethe's morality?
4. The power to kill and degrade saves the soul from what in Part 3?
5. According to Part 4, what is the most ambitious of the arts?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
There are several references to love and its power in the essay. Write a response exploring the role of love in the essay. How does love influence a rebellion or revolution? How is love changed by rebellion? Use specific references to the text in the response.
Essay Topic 2
There are several references throughout the essay on the importance of the individual and avoiding anti-individuality. Write a response exploring the importance of the individual on rebellion. How does keeping the individual in mind help a rebellion? What happens when actions become anti-individuality? Use specific references to the text in the response.
Essay Topic 3
At the end of the essay, Camus makes references again to whether or not murder is justified, which he first mentions at the beginning of the essay. Write a response exploring the answer to Camus' question: is murder justifiable? How does Camus answer his own question at the end of the essay? In what ways is murder justified? In what ways is it not? How does Camus react? Use specific references to the text in the response.
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