Copyright

Philosophical Ideas Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

Page 1

Question 1 1. Renaissance philosophy is most closely associated with which school of philosophy?

Question 2 2. Which ancient school of philosophy believed in the relative nature of truth?

Question 3 3. Which school of ancient philosophy taught that everything had an ideal form, of which our material reality is just a pale reflection?

Question 4 4. Which school of ancient philosophy argued that the goal of life was achieving tranquility through a life of moderation?

Question 5 5. Which school of Western philosophy is most closely associated with dialectical reasoning?

Page 2

Question 6 6. Renaissance Neo-Platonism revived the ideas of what Greek philosopher?

Question 7 7. Plato's philosophy of Platonism was formulated partly as a response to what other school of philosophy?

Question 8 8. 'All men are mortal. Socrates is a man. Therefore, Socrates is mortal.' is an example of what?

Question 9 9. In what type of class would a student in the United States most likely be assigned to read a continental philosopher like Michel Foucault?

Question 10 10. Analytic philosophy is most associated with philosophers working in Great Britain and _____.

Page 3

Question 11 11. Which of the following philosophical movements is a part of continental philosophy?

Question 12 12. The ancient philosophy of Stoicism is associated with what Roman emperor?

Question 13 13. The continent referred to in the name of Continental Philosophy is _____.

Question 14 14. Which philosopher is considered the father of modern philosophy?

Question 15 15. Modern philosophy today is divided between Continental and _____ philosophies.

Philosophical Ideas Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

High School Liberal Arts & Sciences: Help & Review  /  Humanities Courses
Support