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Question 439

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Aristotle's Metaphysics and Physics

Appeared in Year: 2020 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the following is not true to Aristotle?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Matter-less form is real

b.

Matter is potentiality, form is actuality

c.

Formless matter exists

d.

Form and matter are relative in terms.

Question 440

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy

Question

Matching-Pair▾

Find matching pair:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Saint Anselm

Ontological argument.

b.

Descartes

Cogito Ergo Sum.

c.

Spinoza

Doctrine of evil.

d.

Both a. and b. are correct

Question 441

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Principle of Utility

Question

MCQ▾

Identify the correct statements in the light of utilitarianism:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Bentham was a champion of rule utilitarianism.

b.

According to Bentham, maximum happiness for the maximum number of people is the principle of utilitarianism.

c.

Sidgwick was concerned with reconciling universalistic hedonism and psychological hedonism.

d.

Both c. and b. are correct

Question 442

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Sufficient Reason

Question

MCQ▾

In the light of Spinoza՚s views on substance, attributes and modes, identify the correct statements:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Thought and extension are considered to be attributes.

b.

Modes can exist without substance.

c.

Spinoza accepted Descartes՚ definition of substance.

d.

Both c. and a. are correct

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