The Branches of Philosophy

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Which branch of philosophy deals primarily with the study of knowledge?

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1. Which branch of philosophy deals primarily with the rightness and wrongness of actions?

2. Which branch of philosophy is mainly focused on answering questions related to what is real?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There are distinct branches of philosophy, and this quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of each. You'll be asked a short series of multiple-choice questions.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested over your ability to define and identify:

  • Epistemology
  • Metaphysics
  • Logic
  • Aesthetics
  • Ethics

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the branches of philosophy
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the focus of the five branches of philosophy
  • Distinguishing differences - compare and contrast topics from the lesson, such as epistemology and metaphysics
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding aesthetics and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

The lesson called The Branches of Philosophy provides more insight into this topic. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the five branches of philosophy
  • Recognize the focus of each branch
  • Compare and contrast the branches
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