← Philosophy Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Coherence Theory
- Categorical imperative.
- a The branch of philosophy that studies the nature of reality.
- b A theory contending that truth is a property of a related group of consistent statements.
- c The branch of epistemology that studies the methods and principles of correct reasoning.
- d The view that pleasure is intrinsically worthwhile and is the human's good.
- e Immanuel Kant's ethical formula: act as if the maxim could be willed to become a universal law.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The theory that all forms of government are incompatible with individaul and social liberty and should be abolished.
- A consequentialist ethical theory that contends that we act morally when we act in a way that pormotes our own best interest.
- The Philosophical school of thought that emphasizes the analysis of language and meaning.
- In ethics, the theory that we should act in such a way that our actions produce the greatest happiness or pleasure.
- In ethics, the view that affirms the existence of a single universally applicable moral standard.
5 True/False Questions
Pragmatism → The philsophical school of thought that tries to mediate between idealism and materialism by rejecting all absolute first principle.
Realism → The doctrine that the objects of our senses exist independentaly of their being experienced.
Emotivism → The metaethical position that ethical statements primarily express surprise, shock, or some other emotion.
Antirealism → The doctrine that the objects of our senses do not exist independently of our perceptions, beliefs, concepts, and language.
Idealism → The doctrine that the objects of our senses exist independentaly of their being experienced.