Classical and Modern Western Philosophy [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Philosophy]: Questions 236 - 239 of 541

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Question 236

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Categorical Syllogism

Question

MCQ▾

The mood of the syllogism or argument is determined by

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

2 affirmative propositions

b.

Categorical propositions

c.

2 propositions

d.

All of the above

Question 237

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match the List I and the List II

List-Ⅰ (Theory)List-Ⅱ (Thinker)
(A)

Descriptivism

(i)

R. M. Hare

(B)

Non-Naturalism

(ii)

Rudolf Carnap

(C)

Emotivism

(iii)

P. T. Geach

(D)

Prescriptivism

(iv)

Butler

Choices

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

a.

  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (iv)

d.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

Question 238

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Truth-Functions and Propositional Logic

Question

MCQ▾

Select the correct code in reference to Boole՚s interpretation on Categorical Propositions;

1. He accepts propositions A and O, and E and I as contradictories

2. Contradictories means when one is true, the other has to be false and vice-versa

3. A and E have existential import

4. I and O have existential import

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

1,2 and 4 are true

b.

1,2 and 3 are true

c.

1 and 2 are true

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question 239

Classical and Modern Western Philosophy
Truth and Validity

Question

MCQ▾

Choose the correct code:

1. Some valid argument have only true premises and true conclusion

2. Some valid arguments have only false premises and false conclusion

3. Some invalid arguments have only true premises and true conclusion

4. Some valid arguments have only false premises and true conclusion

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

All are false

b.

1 and 2 are correct

c.

3 and 4 are correct

d.

Both b. and c. are correct

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