Friedrich Nietzsche Quiz

Friedrich Nietzsche was a German philosopher, cultural critic, poet, philologist, and Latin and Greek scholar whose work has exerted a profound influence on Western philosophy and modern intellectual history. One of his famous quotes: “God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him”. Are you familiar with his work? Take this not-so-easy quiz to test your knowledge.

What traumatic event suffered Friedrich Nietzsche when aged four?

What was the age when Nietzsche was appointed as Chair of Classical Philology in Basel?

What did Nietzsche suffered from most of his adult life?

As a philosopher, what was the guiding principle of Nietzsche's life?

What was the greatest disease of mankind, in Nietzsche's concept?

What did Nietzsche believe that made people great?

What aspect of Christianity did Nietzsche object to most?

In what was Nietzsche indulging in an attempt to counter his chronic insomnia?

Who did Nietzsche famously declare was dead?

What aspect of Nietzsche's writings did the Nazis use in their rise to power?