GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Philosophy: Questions 14 - 17 of 1372

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Question 14

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Rsima can be repaid by (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Helping the poor

b.

Brahmacarya

c.

Performing yajna

d.

Giving birth to a son

Question 15

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Consider the following statements in the light of Heraclitus and mark the correct code:

(i) Heraclitus held that the world had always existed and thus rejected cosmogony.

(ii) The world and its constituents are in a state of perpetual flux.

(iii) He argued that ‘The path up is the same as path down’ . (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Only (i) is true.

b.

(i) , (ii) and (iii) are true.

c.

Only (i) and (iii) are true.

d.

Only (i) and (ii) are true.

Question 16

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

According to Carvakas anumana cannot be a prama a because (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

It is self-contradictory.

b.

It is not infallible.

c.

It cannot prove God.

d.

Its vyapti cannot be established.

Question 17

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

According to Samkhya-yoga Purus a is (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Conscious and inactive

b.

Conscious and active

c.

Unconscious and inactive

d.

Unconscious and active

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