Chapter 1 Quiz 2

Chapter 1 Quiz 2



1. Which of the following questions is least likely to be asked while studying Metaphysics? a. Are there truths about the universe that humans are incapable of understanding?
b. Do physical objects actually exist beyond our perceptions of them?
c. Do humans have free will?
d. What is the difference, if any, between a mind and a brain?



2. Which of the following questions is least likely to be asked while studying Epistemology? a. How do we know if a statement is true or false?
b. Are there truths about the universe that humans are incapable of understanding?
c. What is the fundamental difference between fact and opinion?
d. Do humans have free will?



3. Socrates was Plato's student. True
False



4. Which of the following best reflects Socrates' concept of the soul? a. There is no soul. A human being is purely physical.
b. A human has a soul and a body, but both cease to exist upon death.
c. Socrates makes no mention of the soul.
d. The human soul is immortal and continues to exist after the body is dead.



5. To which of the following occupations does Socrates compare philosophy? a. A midwife.
b. A politician.
c. A teacher.
d. A ditch digger.



6. According to the Oracle at Delphi, Socrates was the wisest man. True
False

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