True or False: The name Ayn Rand is a pen name
Ayn's real name is Alice O'Connor
True or False: Ayn developed a philosophical system of belief called "Subjectivism"
Her belief system is actually called "Objectivism."
What is the name of the novel that helped her achieve fame?
After several unsuccessful novels, Ayn Rand achieved fame with her 1943 novel, The Fountainhead.
The Fountainhead was her only successful novel.
She wrote an equally successful and well-received novel entitled Atlas Shrugged in 1957.
Ayn Rand's word was well-received by the academic community.
Ayn's work was actually highly criticized during her lifetime. Since 2002, however, the academic community has begun reexamining her work and placing value in her philosophies.