Sunday, October 5, 2014
Exam 1 Questions from Group 3; Sec. 10
Q: What famous article did Isaiah Berlin write?
A: Two Concepts of Liberty
Q: A __________ argument is one that doesn't rely on any observation of the world to reach a conclusion.
Q: Who was the person in Boethius' cell?
A: Lady Philosophy
Q: Who is the first "Major" stoic?
Q: What does the Greek word 'telos' mean?
Q: List one crime Socrates was convicted of.
A: Impiety/atheism or corrupting the youth of Athens
Q: What was the Lyceum?
A: Aristotles School of Philosophy
Finish this quote: From Donald Peattie's Joy of Walking:
"Time is not money; time is an opportunity to ____ before you ___."
A: Live & Die
Q: What was the name of Boethius's most popular book?
A: The Consolation of Philosophy
Q: At what stage of life was Augustine when he converted to Christianity?
b) Middle Age (correct answer)
c) Near death