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Philosophy Terms Test

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  1. Empirical Method
  2. Humanism (Renesance)
  3. Mysticism
  4. Reason
  5. Atom theory
  1. a belief in the existence of realities beyond perceptual or intellectual apprehension that is central to being and directly accesable by subjective experience
  2. b cultural and intellectual movement of the Renesance that emphasised secular concerns as a result of the discovery and study of literature, art, and civilization of Rome and Greece
  3. c Nature consists of an unlimited number and variety of atoms
  4. d the investigation of nation phenomina which is based on experiance and experiment
  5. e faculty or power of requiring intelectual knowlege either by direct understanding of first principles or by argument

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. belief that the earth is the center of the universe
  2. all things come from the spirit (opposite of materialism)
  3. described by Hume: "it consists of two different experiences which are not in fact related but nevertheless are associated in man's imagination" (Example: angel)
  4. "faith-ism": view that religious belief depende exclusively on faith- not reason or experience
  5. belief that there is only one God

5 True/False Questions

  1. Humanism (Secular or Modern)cultural and intellectual movement of the Renesance that emphasised secular concerns as a result of the discovery and study of literature, art, and civilization of Rome and Greece

          

  2. Nihilism"faith-ism": view that religious belief depende exclusively on faith- not reason or experience

          

  3. Rationalismidea that the exercise of reason, rather than experience, authority, or spiritual revelation provides the primaary basis for knowledge

          

  4. Empiricismbelief in the existence of realities beyond perceptual or intellectual apprehension that is central to being and directly accesable by subjective experience

          

  5. Atheisma disbelief in or denial of the existence of a God or gods

          

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