Contemporary Western Philosophy [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Philosophy]: Questions 5 - 8 of 183

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Question 5

Appeared in Year: 2016 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Consider the following statements with reference to logical positivism and mark the correct code:

(i) Strong verification requires that to be meaningful a statement should be verifiable or falsifiable by direct confrontation with experience.

(ii) Logical positivism employs verifiability as the criterion of meaning.

(iii) Strong verification requires both direct and indirect methods of verifiability. (July)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Only (i) is true.

b.

Only (iii) is true.

c.

Only (i) and (iii) are true.

d.

Only (i) and (ii) are true.

Question 6

Contemporary Western Philosophy

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

The theory ‘Ghost in Machine’ is related to (June Paper - 2)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Theory of Life and Death

b.

Spiritual theory of mind

c.

Official doctrine of mind

d.

Mysticism

Question 7

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Mark the correct symbolization for given statement:

Statement: If anything is damaged, someone will be blamed. (June Paper - 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

b.

c.

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question 8

Contemporary Western Philosophy

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

According to Russell, three ″ Primitive Ideas՚ are (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

‘God’ , ‘Soul’ and ‘World’

b.

‘Logical Atomism’ , ‘Commonsense’ and ‘Science’

c.

‘0’ , ‘Number’ and ‘Successor’

d.

‘Facts’ , ‘Statements’ and ‘Logic’

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