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Question 110

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Parmenides

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which one of the following early Greek Philosophers held that; ‘’ You cannot know what is not, nor can you express it. What can be thought of and what can be - they are the same ‘’ . (November Paper-2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Parmenides

b.

Empedocles

c.

Heraclitus

d.

Democritus

Question 111

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Categorical Syllogism

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Find out the fallacy committed in the syllogistic form: AAI-1 (November Paper-3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Existential Fallacy

b.

Illicit Minor

c.

Undistributed middle term

d.

Illicit Major

Question 112

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Truth Table for Testing the Validity of Arguments

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the List-I with List-II and select the correct answer from the code given here under in the argument and argument form: (November Paper-3)

List-Ⅰ (Arguments)List-Ⅱ (Argument Form)
(A)

(i)

p Therefore, p v q

(B)

A Therefore, A ∨ B

(ii)

, Therefore,

(C)

Therefore, C

(iii)

p, q, Therefore,

(D)

H I Therefore, H. I

(iv)

Therefore p

Choices

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

a.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

d.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

Question 113

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Plato and Aristotle's Theory of Knowledge

Appeared in Year: 2017 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

According to Nicomachean Ethics prognosis refers to: (November Paper-3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Practical Wisdom

b.

Happiness

c.

Cardinal Virtue

d.

Natural Excellence

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