5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Cosmological Argument
- a An Argument for the existence of God that claims that there must be ultimate causal explanation for why the universe as a totality exists.
- b The concepts that under certain circumstances people are not morally reponsible for their decisions and conduct.
- c Belief in many gods.
- d The metaethical position that ethical statements primarily express surprise, shock, or some other emotion.
- e A 20th century philosophy that denies any essential human nature; each of us creates our own essence through free action.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Immanuel Kant's ethical formula: act as if the maxim could be willed to become a universal law.
- The doctrine that the objects of our senses exist independentaly of their being experienced.
- The branch of epistemology that studies the methods and principles of correct reasoning.
- The theory that all forms of government are incompatible with individaul and social liberty and should be abolished.
- A widespread belief in the 17th and 18th centuries in a God who, having created the universe, remains apart from it and administeres it through natural law.
5 True/False questions
Empiricism → The position that knowledge has its origins in and derives all of its content from experience.
Pantheism → The belief that God is both fixed and changing, inclusive of all possibilities.
Correspondence Theory → A theory contending that truth is a property of a related group of consistent statements.
Design Argument → An argument for the existence of God based on the nature of God's being.
Analytic Philosophy → The theory that all forms of government are incompatible with individaul and social liberty and should be abolished.