Classical and Modern Western Philosophy [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Philosophy]: Questions 81 - 83 of 541

Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1469 questions. Access all new questions- tracking exam pattern and syllabus. View the complete topic-wise distribution of questions. Unlimited Access, Unlimited Time, on Unlimited Devices!

View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 500.00 -OR-

How to register? Already Subscribed?

Question 81

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Nature of Propositions

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

If two propositions having the same subject and predicate cannot both be true but can both the false, their relation is called (July Paper-3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Contradictory

b.

Subcontrary

c.

Sub-alternation

d.

Contrary

Question 82

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Descarte's Method of Doubt

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the List – I with List – II and select the correct answer by using the codes given below: (July Paper -2)

List-Ⅰ (Column-I)List-Ⅱ (Column-II)
(A)

I could not have been the cause of my own existence for I have an idea of perfection.

(i)

Berkeley

(B)

If a principle can be imprinted on the soul without being known, it is impossible to distinguish between what is nature and what not.

(ii)

Hume

(C)

Mind is incapable of framing abstract ideas.

(iii)

Descartes

(D)

Objects are not necessarily but the ideas are connected in our mind by association.

(iv)

Locke

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

Question 83

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Laws of Thought Classification of Propositions Square of Opposition

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion(Ꭺ)

(Consider the theorem of the IVth figure) If the minor is affirmative, the conclusion is particular. (August Paper-3)

Reason(Ꭱ)

If either premise is negative, the conclusion is negative.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

Developed by: