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Notes from the Underground

Notes from the Underground


by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Notes from the Underground: Themes (For the Most Part) True or False

1. What distinguishes the Underground Man from the rest of the world? -> Hyper-consciousness
2. The Underground Man has retreated from reality to a world of _____. -> Zynga
3. What has nothing to do with divine will? -> Fate
4. Notes from the Underground is generally seen as a forerunner to _______. -> Existentialism
5. The Underground man argues that ____ is enjoyable. -> Suffering