Nietzsche's Will to Power: Summary & Quotes


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Which of the following philosophers was Nietzsche writing in direct opposition to in the will to power?

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1. Which of the following is NOT a feature of the will to power?

2. Which of the following is NOT a way that philosophers have commonly interpreted the will to power?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This worksheet/quiz will bring to light what you know about Nietzsche's Will to Power. You'll be quizzed on topics that include the philosopher Nietzsche was opposed to in the text and the features associated with the will to power.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

See how much you know about the following:

  • Ways philosophers have interpreted the will to power
  • A political regime that used this theory and harmed Nietzsche's image
  • Book where Nietzsche first used the term 'will to power'

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Nietzsche's Will to Power
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the characteristics of the will to power and the first time this term was used by Nietzsche
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the philosophical interpretations associated with the will to power

Additional Learning

The lesson titled Nietzsche's Will to Power: Summary & Quotes will teach you more about the following points of interest:

  • Nietzsche's mental breakdown in Turin, Italy
  • Definition of asceticism
  • Details about some of Nietzsche's other books
  • Criticism of Nietzsche's writings