Contemporary Western Philosophy [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Philosophy]: Questions 13 - 16 of 183

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Question 13

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the philosophers noted below propounded ethical gradation of the springs of action? (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Sidgewick

b.

Cadworth

c.

Martineau

d.

Butler

Question 14

Contemporary Western Philosophy

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion(Ꭺ)

Metaphysics is non-sense. (December Paper 3)

Reason(Ꭱ)

Metaphysical statements are not verifiable.

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 false

d.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question 15

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Which of the theories given below holds the position that ‘object of knowledge owes its existence as well as its properties to the creative activity of the knowing mind’ ? (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Absolute Idealism

b.

Epistemological Idealism

c.

Metaphysical Idealism

d.

Phenomenalism

Question 16

Contemporary Western Philosophy

Appeared in Year: 2013 (UGC)

Question

MCQ▾

Read undernoted sentences carefully and mark the correct option as given below sentences:

I. Moore is a common sense philosopher.

II. Moore is an Idealist.

III. Moore refutes Philosophy of sense-data.

IV. Moore is a Realist. (December paper 3)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

I & II are true but III & IV are false.

b.

Only I is true.

c.

All are true.

d.

I & IV are true but II & III are false.

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