GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Philosophy: Questions 356 - 359 of 1372

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Question 356

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

While propagating the theory of illusion, which one of the following philosophers argued that ‘the world of sense is an illusion’ ? (July Paper-3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

William James

b.

Protagoras

c.

Parmenides

d.

Francis Bacon

Question 357

Laws of Thought Classification of Propositions Square of Opposition

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which one among the following is not a law of thought? (July Paper-3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

The principle of excluded middle

b.

Principle of identity

c.

Principle of insufficient reason

d.

The principle of non-contradiction

Question 358

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which one among the following is not correct regarding Rta? (August Paper-3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

It is not applicable to heavenly bodies.

b.

It governs the sacrificial acts.

c.

It is a cosmic order.

d.

It is a moral order.

Question 359

Advaita (Adhyasa, Brahman, Isvara, Atman, Jiva, Moksa, Visistadvaita)

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The relation between Jiva and Brahman in Advaita, may be outlined as: (August Paper-3)

Choose the correct answer using the codes below:

(1) Ābhāsavāda

(2) Pratibimbavāda

(3) Avacchedavāda

(4) Bhedābhedavāda

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

(4) and (1) are correct

b.

(1) and (2) are correct

c.

(1) , (2) and (3) are correct

d.

(3) and (4) are correct

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