Basics of Philosophy Online Test

What is Philosophy?
The study of human societies and human behavior.
The study of the past in according to writtten records of human beings over time.
The study of general and fundamental problems concerning matters such as existance, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.
The study of human cultures through the recovery, documentation, and analysis of environmental data.
The study of life and living organisms.
The study of God and religious matters.
What is the definition of a philosopher?
'Lovers of wisdom'
'Lovers of knowledge'
'Lovers of thought'
'Lovers of peace'
'Lovers of reason'
'Lovers of truth'
What is another term used for a philosopher?
philosophe.
philosophere.
philosoph.
philosophical.
philosophey.
phil.
What are the major branches of Philosophy?
Morals, Human Nature, Consequentialism, and Deontology.
Realism, Nominalism, Rationalism, Empiricism, Skepticism, Idealism, Pragmatism, Phenomology, Existentialism, Structuralism, and Post-Structuralism.
Eras, Traditions, Philosophers, and Literature.
Analytic, Continental, Eastern, Islamic, Marxism, Platonism, and Scholasticism.
Aesthetics, Epistemology, Ethics, Logic, Metaphysics, Social, and Political.
Ancient, Medieval, Modern, and Contemporary.
How many branches are in Philosophy?
6.
5.
12.
8.
7.
4.
What is Aesthetics?
The study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgements of sentiment and taste.
Investigating the principles of reality.
The study of questions about social behavior.
The study of questions about the city, government, politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, and law.
The art and science of reasoning.
The branch that is concerned with the nature and scope according to the limitations of knowledge.
What is Logic?
The branch that is concerned with the nature and scope according to the limitations of knowledge.
The study of questions about the city, government, politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, and law.
Investigating the principles of reality.
The branch which seeks to address questions about morality.
The study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgements of sentiment and taste.
The art and science of reasoning.
What is Metaphysics?
The art and science of reasoning.
The branch which seeks to address questions about morality.
The branch that is concerned with the nature and scope according to the limitations of knowledge.
The study of questions about social behavior.
Investigating the principles of reality.
The study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgements of sentiment and taste.
What is Ethics?
Investigating the principles of reality.
The branch which seeks to address questions about morality.
The study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgements of sentiment and taste.
The art and science of reasoning.
The study of questions about social behavior.
The study of questions about the city, government, politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, and law.
What is Political Philosophy?
The art and science of reasoning.
Investigating the principles of reality.
The branch that is concerned with the nature and scope according to the limitations of knowledge.
The study of questions about the city, government, politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, and law.
The branch which seeks to address questions about morality.
The study of questions about social behavior.
What is Social Philosophy?
The branch which seeks to address questions about morality.
The art and science of reasoning.
The study of questions about social behavior.
The study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgements of sentiment and taste.
Investigating the principles of reality.
The study of questions about the city, government, politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, and law.
What is Epistemology?
The art and science of reasoning.
The branch which seeks to address questions about morality.
The study of questions about the city, government, politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, and law.
The study of sensory or sensori-emotional values, sometimes called judgements of sentiment and taste.
Investigating the principles of reality.
The branch that is concerned with the nature and scope according to the limitations of knowledge.
The Eras of Philosophy are Ancient, Medieval, Modern, and Contemporary.
False.
True.
The Traditions of Philosophy are Analytic, Continental, Eastern, Western, Islamic, Marxism, Platonism, and Scholasticism.
False.
True.
The different types of philosophers include Aestheticians, Epistemologists, Ethicists, Metaphysicians, Logicians, Social, and Political.
False.
True.
Which of the following is a philosopher from Ancient Greece?
Terence McKenna.
John Locke.
Albert Einstein.
Karl Marx.
Aristotle.
Voltaire.
Which of the following is a philosopher from the Enlightenment?
Sir Isaac Newton.
Apollonius of Tyana.
Aristotle.
Plato.
Albert Einstein.
René Descartes.
In the 1st-century, a philosopher's life was compared to that of Jesus of Nazareth as another Messiah. Who was he?
Pythagoras.
Thales.
Apollonius of Tyana.
Plato.
Voltaire.
Terence McKenna.
Which philosopher studied the 2012 doomsday predictions made by the Mayan calendar?
Terence McKenna.
Karl Marx.
René Descartes.
Plato.
Thomas Hobbes.
Albert Einstein.
Which philosopher wrote letters to the French government concerning civil liberties and the freedom of religion and free trade?
Voltaire.
Thomas Hobbes.
Thales.
John Locke.
René Descartes.
Aristotle.
Who wrote the philosophical novel, 'Leviathan' in which worked for a more legitamite government for France?
Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
Plato.
Albert Einstein.
Thales.
Thomas Hobbes.
John Locke.
Which Ancient Greek philosopher is credited as one of the founders of Western Philosophy?
Thales.
Cicero.
Apollonius of Tyana.
Aristotle.
Plato.
Socrates.
What is Western Philosophy?
Philosophies of Africa.
Philosophies of Australia.
Philosophies of the United States.
Philosophies of Greece.
Philosophies of the Middle East.
Philosophies of Asia.
Which philosopher of the Enlightenment was most likely to say, 'I think, therefore I am....'?
René Descartes.
Montesquieu.
Jean-Jacques Rousseau.
Voltaire.
Thomas Hobbes.
John Locke.
It's very possible that when somebody dies, another person in the world is dying at the same exact time.
False.
True.
You can immediately know when somebody is lying to you.
False.
True.
Beauty is never ugly.
False.
True.
Socratic questioning is disciplined questioning that can be used to pursue thought in many directions and for many purposes, invented by Plato.
False.
True.
Through a metaphysical perspective, if you saw a person get hit by a car, then did that person really get hit by that car?
No.
Maybe.
Yes.
Truth is what?
The answer to all of life's mysterious metaphysical questions.
Nonsense.
Brutal.
Proof.
Beauty.
The only thing we have anymore.



















































































































































































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What is Philosophy and how we can use Philosophy in our everyday lives.

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The last few questions were pretty silly. Those were the only few I 'missed'.

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Paul Kanu

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