5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- A Priori
- a A 20th century philosophy that denies any essential human nature; each of us creates our own essence through free action.
- b The metaethical position that ethical statements primarily express surprise, shock, or some other emotion.
- c The view that events are fixed and that humans can do nothing to alter them.
- d The freedom of being able to decide for oneself by using one's own rationality.
- e Pertaining to knowledge that is logically prior to experience.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The belief that God is both fixed and changing, inclusive of all possibilities.
- The theory that everything that occurs happens in accordance with some regular pattern or law.
- And extreme form of subjective idealism, contending that only i exist and that everything else is a product of my subjective consciousness.
- The view that pleasure is intrinsically worthwhile and is the human's good.
- The philsophical school of thought that tries to mediate between idealism and materialism by rejecting all absolute first principle.
5 True/False questions
Conceptual Relativist view → 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.
Ontological Argument → An argument for the existence of God based on the nature of God's being.
Ethical relativism → Any view that denies the existence of a single universally applicable moral standard.
Trancendental idealism → The view that the form of our knowledge of reality derives from reason but its content comes from our senses.
Paternalism → The view that government may legitimately decide what is in the best interests of adult citizens.