5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Cosmological Argument
- Correspondence Theory
- a The belief in a personal God who intervenes in the lives of the creation.
- b A theory contending that truth is an agreement between a proposition and a fact.
- c The concepts that under certain circumstances people are not morally reponsible for their decisions and conduct.
- d In ethics, the theory that we should act in such a way that our actions produce the greatest happiness or pleasure.
- e An Argument for the existence of God that claims that there must be ultimate causal explanation for why the universe as a totality exists.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Belief in many gods.
- The study of the meanings of ethical words and of the sentences in which they appear.
- A 20th century philosophy that denies any essential human nature; each of us creates our own essence through free action.
- The theory that everything that occurs happens in accordance with some regular pattern or law.
- The position that reason alone, without the aid of sensory imformation, is capable of arriving at some knowledge, at some undeniable truth.
5 True/False Questions
Pragmatism → The doctrine that the objects of our senses exist independentaly of their being experienced.
Panentheism → The belief that everything is God.
Consequentialist Theory → A theory contending that truth is a property of a related group of consistent statements.
Egoism → The belief in a personal God who intervenes in the lives of the creation.
Phenomenology → The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.