5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Ontological Argument
- a The branch of epistemology that studies the methods and principles of correct reasoning.
- b In metaphysics, the position that reality is ultimatley nonmatter.
- c An argument for the existence of God based on the nature of God's being.
- d The study of the meanings of ethical words and of the sentences in which they appear.
- e In ethics, the theory that we should act in such a way that our actions produce the greatest happiness or pleasure.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The theory that all forms of government are incompatible with individaul and social liberty and should be abolished.
- The doctrine that the objects of our senses exist independentaly of their being experienced.
- The view that a true scientific theory is nothing more than a theory that coheres with the conceptual framework accepted by a community of scientists.
- A theory contending that truth is a property of a related group of consistent statements.
- The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.
5 True/False questions
A Priori → Pertaining to knowledge stated in empirically verifiable statements; inductive reasoning.
Nihilism → The view that nothing exists, that nothing has value.
Panentheism → The belief that God is both fixed and changing, inclusive of all possibilities.
Analytic Philosophy → The theory that all forms of government are incompatible with individaul and social liberty and should be abolished.
Solipsism → And extreme form of subjective idealism, contending that only i exist and that everything else is a product of my subjective consciousness.