5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Conceptual Relativist view
- A posteriori
- Ethical absolutism
- a In ethics, the view that affirms the existence of a single universally applicable moral standard.
- b The position that reason alone, without the aid of sensory imformation, is capable of arriving at some knowledge, at some undeniable truth.
- c The view that government may legitimately decide what is in the best interests of adult citizens.
- d 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.
- e Pertaining to knowledge stated in empirically verifiable statements; inductive reasoning.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The branch of epistemology that studies the methods and principles of correct reasoning.
- The philosophical school founded by Husserl which contends that being is the underlying reality, that what is ultimately real is our consciousness.
- The position that knowledge has its origins in and derives all of its content from experience.
- The view that events are fixed and that humans can do nothing to alter them.
- The concepts that under certain circumstances people are not morally reponsible for their decisions and conduct.
5 True/False questions
Theism → The belief in a personal God who intervenes in the lives of the creation.
Cosmological Argument → An argument for the existence of God that claims the order and purpose manifest in the working of things in the universe require a God.
Nihilism → The doctrine that the objects of our senses exist independentaly of their being experienced.
Pantheism → The belief that everything is God.
Ontological Argument → An argument for the existence of God based on the nature of God's being.