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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. According to revolution in Part 3, man is nothing if he does not obtain what?
2. What does Camus think, in Part 3, the Fascist revolutions of the twentieth century lack?
3. According to Camus, suffering at times turns away from too painful expressions of what?
4. According to Camus in Part 3, Hitler's god was what?
5. According to Camus in Part 3, what is one choosing when one chooses history?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Camus identifies the purpose of his essay in the Introduction. What is the purpose of Camus' essay? How does he hope to achieve this purpose? By the end of the essay, is he successful or not in achieving his purpose?
Essay Topic 2
Rebellion and revolution are the two common ideas in Camus' The Rebel. Compare and contrast rebellion and revolution. How are rebellion and revolution different? How are they the same? Use specific references to the text in the response.
Essay Topic 3
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.
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