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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Section 16, Group 2 STUDY GUIDE


Here it is!
1.       In what book did Thomas Aquinas outline his five arguments for the existence of God? (Summa Theologica)

2.       What is theodicy? (an attempt to explain and defend how a good God could allow suffering)

3.      Where was Augustine born? (Tagaste, in present-day Algeria)

4.      What does Eudaimonia stand for in English? (Happiness)

5.      Boethius wrote "De consolatione philosophiae" where? (prison)

6.      What British philosopher founded Utilitarianism? [ Jeremy Bentham]

7.      How did Boethius' luck change? (He was accused of plotting against Theodoric)

8.       "The wise are instructed by reason, average minds by experience, the stupid by necessity and the brute by instinct." Which philosopher said that? (Cicero)

9.      What is the name of Cicero's book? (On Old Age)

10.   Who believed, " Americans could have an original relations to the universe"? [Ralph Waldo Emerson]

1 comment:

  1. Anonymous11:42 AM CDT

    Anthony Helton 16-3
    Good Study guide you guys. I love the questions

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