5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- a The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.
- b In ethics, the theory that we should act in such a way that our actions produce the greatest happiness or pleasure.
- c Belief in many gods.
- d 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.
- e The theory that all forms of government are incompatible with individaul and social liberty and should be abolished.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The position that reason alone, without the aid of sensory imformation, is capable of arriving at some knowledge, at some undeniable truth.
- The theory that everything that occurs happens in accordance with some regular pattern or law.
- The belief that God is both fixed and changing, inclusive of all possibilities.
- The belief in a personal God who intervenes in the lives of the creation.
- In ethics, the view that affirms the existence of a single universally applicable moral standard.
5 True/False questions
Induction → In metaphysics, the position that reality is ultimatley nonmatter.
Coherence Theory → A theory contending that truth is a property of a related group of consistent statements.
Existentialism → The metaphysical position that reality is ultimately composed of matter.
Pragmatism → The belief that everything is God.
Egoism → A consequentialist ethical theory that contends that we act morally when we act in a way that pormotes our own best interest.