Philosophy

  1. Philosophy
    What do you think of Heraclitus’s idea of universal reason or logos? Do you agree that there is an underlying order to everything?
  2. science
    science depends on which of the following hunches evidence**** imagination philosophy
  3. Philosophy
    The best way that science can answer the problem of the identity theory of materialism (which means chemical brain states = mental states…which seems to indicate chemicals can “feel” and “think”) is by saying: I don't understand what this question is asking, can ...
  4. Psychology
    1. Humanistic therapy has a lot in common with ___________ approaches to psychology. (1 point) Phrenology 2. Which of the following is true about Existentialism? (1 point) It emphasizes group experience, commonality, and solidarity. It emphasizes individual experience, freedom...
  5. he
    what are the philosophy of home economics?
  6. Microeconomics
    A major overhaul of the Federal Tax structure was enacted at the end of 2017, effective beginning with the 2018 tax year. This assignment consists of a calculation to gauge effects on your own situation or upon a mythical one, as well as some analysis of the pros and cons: ...
  7. Art
    Chinese artist often express their philosophies using calligraphy which is best definition of philosophy?
  8. Math
    on tuesday evening randy spent 18 more minutes working on his math homework than he spent working on his philosophy readings. If he spent a total of 126 minutes on those two subjects then how much time did he spend on his math homework?
  9. History
    If angels were to govern men, neither external nor internal controls on the government would be necessary.-Federalist Papers No.51 1:Which of the following supports Madison's belief that internal and external controls on government are necessary? A:The Black Lives Matter ...
  10. English
    Please read the first paragraph of G.K. Chesterton's "The Philosophy of the Schoolroom" and answer the following question. "What modern people want to be made to understand is simply that all argument begins with an assumption; that is, with something that you do not doubt. ...
  11. History
    What was the purpose of using culture to spread the message of the Russian Revolution? a.The Nationalists sought to brainwash the Russian people into accepting their authoritarian rule. b.The Stalinists needed to prove that their form of socialism was a change from Trotsky ...
  12. History
    Both the Senate and the House of Representatives have formal and informal qualifications for membership. 1:What is the main difference between formal and informal qualifications? A:Formal qualifications are outlined in the Constitution.*** B:Formal qualifications do not have ...
  13. History
    how did the Enlightenment influence the American and French Revolutions? a.Enlightenment philosophers published pamphlets in favor of monarchs’ divine right to rule, angering people into revolution. b.Ideas about natural rights philosophy caused people to question and ...
  14. English
    This is all for the poem "To His Coy Mistress" They're all short answers. 1) What is the speaker trying to convince his mistress to do? 2) Why is she being "coy"? 3) Outline the author's argument in the form of a syllogism or a logical argument where the conclusion is inferred...
  15. Sociology
    Please check my answers. 1. All societies use technology, but the chief characteristic of postmodern societies is technology that increase the ability to A. Use fossil fuels more efficiently B. Analyze information, communicate, and travel* C. Employ more people in the primary ...
  16. character education
    Which of the following is NOT a form of sanctions? punishment for bad behavior a live-and-let-live attitude reward for good behavior A? What is the golden rule? the observation that he who has the gold rules an ethical rule found in most cultures that what you do unto others ...
  17. History
    Which option accurately describes how the philosophy of humanism impacted the Spanish Inquisition? A. Catholic and Protestant inquisitors combined forces using humanist philosophy as a backbone to justify persecuting Muslims. B. Humanist philosopher Desiderius Erasmus ...
  18. Philosophy
    What does the following fragments of the "The Birth of Tragedy" from Nietzsche illustrate his thinking? 1) The intimation of the poet is incapable of composing until he has become unconscious and bereft of reason. Optimistic dialectic drives music out of tragedy with the ...
  19. Ethics and philosophy
    I have to write how Martin Luther King is inspirational, must include: 1. Date of birth,childhood, education, job, family. 2. How are they inspirational? What have they done in their life you admire?
  20. History
    How did humanist philosophy affect people’s perceptions during the Renaissance? a. People began to question government and the hereditary rule of monarchs. b. Humanist philosophy caused people to favor superstition over science and reason. c. Humanist philosophy altered ...
  21. History
    Which accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) a. The Middle Ages followed humanist ideals, whereas the Renaissance followed a feudal system with a ...
  22. P E and Sports
    What are the branches of philosophy of physical education and sports
  23. social studies
    How did Horace Mann contribute to the reform in education? A. His development of books with raised letters aided in the education of the blind B. His educational philosophy led to a new approach in educating the deaf C. His radical call for classroom equality gave African ...
  24. History
    Which option best describes events of the Spanish Inquisition? the Spanish inquisitors exiled or executed Roman Catholics in Europe spanish inquisitors executed protestants, Muslims, and jews spanish inquisitors revitalized Roman art, philosophy, and architecture spanish ...
  25. History
    Which option most accurately describes the origins and principles of the humanist philosophy? the humanist philosophy originated in England and spread throughout the British Isles, emphasizing chivalry and a feudal society the humanist philosophy originated in Jerusalem and ...
  26. History
    What were the occupation and beliefs of Petrarch? he was a German monarch who opposed Machiavelli philosophy and exiled him to Florence, Italy he was an Italian scholar and humanist who opposed hereditary monarchies in favor of philosopher-king he was a Spanish politician who ...
  27. History
    Which option accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? the middle ages followed a communist system form of government, whereas the renaissance followed a democratic system the ...
  28. History
    During the Renaissance, the philosophy of humanism swept through Europe (1). Humanism resulted in advancements in art, science, and education (2). Humanist ideals also mimicked ancient Egyptian government structures (3). Humanists believed in the idea of a spiritual-king ...
  29. History
    Which accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the middle ages followed humanist ideals, whereas as renaissance followed a feudal s system with a ...
  30. History
    Which accurately compares the theology that dominated during the Middle Ages with the philosophy that came to prominence during the Renaissance? (Select all that apply.) the middle ages followed humanist ideals, whereas as renaissance followed a feudal s system with a ...
  31. History
    How did the Renaissance and humanism affect educational opportunities in Europe? (Select all that apply.) the publishing and distribution of books increased during the Renaissance, which made knowledge more widely available libraries sprang up in major population centers ...
  32. History
    How did humanist philosophy affect people’s perceptions during the Renaissance? people abandoned agricultural in favor of factories and industry to earn a living people began to question government and hereditary rule of monarchs humanist philosophy altered people in the ...
  33. History
    Which accurately describes how humanist philosophy and the Renaissance impacted the social and economic structure of Europe?  peasants revolted against the tyranny imposed by monarchs, resulting in the crusades, which lasted 200 years peasants were no longer bound to the ...
  34. Science check my answers please
    1. Convert 4.0 kilometers (km) to meters (m). (1 point) 0.04 m 40 m 400 m 4,000 m (my answer) 2. For his science project, Austin wants to determine if the pH of standing rainwater changes over time. He collects a jar of rainwater and places it indoors in a spot that does not ...
  35. Philosophy
    Should Ms. Sue be banned from Jiskha for yelling at kids who are only trying to learn?
  36. PHILOSOPHY
    1. Some years ago, after not having seen my best friend from Duckwood High School for several years, we met for lunch and were surprised to find that our clothes and hairstyles were the same! The only possible explanation for this is that we both went to Duckwood High. Answer...
  37. philosophy
    1. Most HIV patients are young. Thus youth causes HIV. ANSWER APPEAL TO IGNORANCE 2. There is no extraterrestrial life. After all, no one has ever found observable data to support the claim that such life exists. ANSWER: APPEAL TO IGNORANCE 3. The attorneys for the prosecution...
  38. PHILOSOPHY
    1. Some regular churchgoers believe that taxpayers' dollars should not be used to fund laboratories that carry out tests on animals for medical research. Hence, it is wrong to go on spending taxpayers' dollars for that purpose. Answer: False Cause 2. Yogi Berra, an Italian ...
  39. PHILOSOPHY
    Determine if enumerative induction, analogy, casual, statistical syllogism. 1. People who drink a warm glass of milk before bed always sleep well. Therefore, drinking a warm glass of milk before bed will help a person sleep well. Answer: Analogy 2. Infants like baby talk. This...
  40. philosophy
    Determine if the following arguments are propositional or categorical. 1. Doctors are exposed to agents that cause ailments. Jane is a doctor. Hence, she is exposed to agents that cause ailments. answer:propositional 2.All carrots are vegetables full of vitamin A. All ...
  41. philosophy
    determine if deductive or inductive 1. Some mothers are married. Gwen is a mother. Therefore, she is married. answer: inductive 2. Lady Gaga has no problems. She is a famous singer, and no famous singer has problems answer: inductive 3. Some Texans are tall. Billy Bob is a ...
  42. philosophy
    instructions state if deductive or inductive 1. No bankers are jokers. Harriet is a banker. Therefore, she is not a joker. answer: deductive 2. Soledad O'Brien is either a TV news anchor or a newspaper reporter. Since she is not a newspaper reporter, it follows that she is a ...
  43. PHILOSOPHY
    Make a premise statements to support the following conclusion: 1. The legal age should be lowered. Answers: They can drink in a controlled environment. Teenagers are driving cars at 18. They are allowed to marry at 18(in some jurisdictions. They get people of age to buy ...
  44. philosophy
    Determine if these arguments are strong, weak or failed 1. Pierre is French. Therefore, he is European. Answer:weak
  45. Philosophy
    Isaac Newton was one of the greatest physicists of all time. (After all,) he was the discoverer of the law of gravity. My answer: in the parenthesis is a premise indicator
  46. philosophy
    The French minister of culture has announced that France will not restrict American movies. Assuming that film critics are right in questioning the overall quality of American movies, it follows that (French movie theaters will soon feature movies of questionable quality) The ...
  47. Philosophy
    In what way are usufruct rights similar to John Locke's concept of private property? A. In order to establish a right to private property one must mix one's labor with property held in common B. usufruct rights are in no way similar to Locke's concept of private property C. ...
  48. politics
    The appointment of Justice Sonia Sotomayor by President Obama is an example of: A. a Democratic president appointing a liberal justice. B. a Democratic president appointing a moderate justice. C. the desire of President Obama to move the Supreme Court in a more conservative ...
  49. Social Studies
    1. How did Horace Mann contribute to the reform in education? A.His development of books with raised letters aided in the education of the blind. B. His educational philosophy led to a new approach to educating the deaf. C. His radical call for classroom equality gave African ...
  50. Language Arts
    horeau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...
  51. Language Arts
    Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...
  52. Language Arts
    Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...
  53. Language Arts
    Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, worked to expand women's right ...
  54. Language Arts
    civil Disobedience Part 2: Thoreau’s ideas had a profound effect on a man named Gandhi. Gandhi, was a leader in India who worked to end British rule. He led India to independence and inspired many to non-violent forms of protest and resistance. He fought to end poverty, ...
  55. Philosophy
    How does the human form and body distinguish human nature from that of other animals? How is this revealed in human eating, in the form of taste and omnivorousness? How does human omnivorousness imply that the human is possibly the best and the worst animal?
  56. philosophy-critical thinking
    Many people have reported encounters with ghosts. is this unacceptable by testimony?
  57. philosophy-critical thinking
    Read statements (a) through (d) and identify any statement(s) that is irrelevant to the claim. (a) It is unfair to expect victims to bear the cost of someone else’s negligence. (b) Costs to victims arise as a result of the action of the drunk driver. (c) A policy of ...
  58. philosophy
    1.Only claims that can be objectively verified can be trusted. 2.Many people have reported encounters with ghosts. 1. unacceptable; problems in language 2. acceptable by testimony I just want to confirm if these answers are right.
  59. philosophy
    1.Only claims that can be objectively verified can be trusted. 2.Many people have reported encounters with ghosts. 3. So the existence of ghosts is likely to be true. 1. acceptable by observation 2. acceptable by testimony 3. unacceptable by testimony I was asked to state the ...
  60. Philosophy
    1. For each of the following underlined statements identify any vagueness, semantic ambiguity or syntactic ambiguity in the statement. If the statement is vague, explain why. If the statement is ambiguous, provide at least two alternative interpretations of the statement that ...
  61. Creating High-Quality Centers
    The reading center needs to represent a variety of cultures. Which of the following teachers' responses reflects the philosophy found in your textbook? A. "I choose books that represent the cultures that are in my community. We live in a community with many American Indians, ...
  62. Philosophy check my answers
    determiine the following passages with the fallacy committed. 1. The world was either created in chaos or by God. There's evidence of order in the world so God must exist. 2. The government has no right to force me to pay the new tax. They have the right to govern over those ...
  63. Philosophy
    Question (I): Is there any sense in which it can be said truthfully that this or that member of the cast does in fact transcend some other member? Or are the ten no more or less than as described, a cast of characters, and therefore no judgment of transcending superiority or ...
  64. Philosophy
    Moreover, how does Plato account for adding new living souls to the human population?
  65. Philosophy
    3. If the two opposite processes did not balance each other out, everything would eventually be in the same state: for example, if increase did not balance out decrease, everything would keep becoming smaller and smaller (72b). Does the principle about balance in (3), for ...
  66. art
    this chinese painting shows a man seated in a pavilion. what taoist and buddhist philosophy is the artist communicating by placing the man in the wilderness location?
  67. Philosophy
    1.What is Pascal's Wager? A.A bet that one cannot lose B.An argument for probability theory C.An argument for the existence of God D.An argument for why you should believe in God E.None of the above 2.Who was Pascal? A.A painter B.A bishop C.A mathematician D.None of the above...
  68. Philosophy
    What does Socrates argue that death is, and why do true philosophers welcome it?
  69. Philosophy
    Here are a few questions, please check my answers below. 1. 1. Married men live longer than unmarried men. 2. Single men form the demographic with the highest longevity. What is the correct relationship between statements 1 and 2? Select one: a. 1 is positively relevant to 2 b...
  70. Philosophy
    Thesis of chapter 4 and 5 of on human nature by Edward o. Wilson
  71. American government
    1) If angels were to govern men. neither external nor internal controls on government would be necessarywhich of the following supports Madison's belief that internal and external controls on government are necessary?A) the black lives matter movement encourages protests ...
  72. American Government
    I am having difficulty completing the following essay questions..... Explain the purpose of THE FEDERALIST PAPERS and their effect on American founding documents. What are standing committees in Congress? What duties and functions do they perform? Include examples from the ...
  73. Social Studies, Civil War
    Most of the questions have maps or images to go with them, I answered those but I need help/answers checked on the ones that don't. I need to get a good grade on this so I can finally get out of this stupid online school!!! What was the importance of slave codes? A. They ...
  74. Society and Culture before the Civil War SS
    Most of the questions have maps or images to go with them, I answered those but I need help/answers checked on the ones that don't. I need to get a good grade on this so I can finally get out of this stupid online school!!! What was the importance of slave codes? A. They ...
  75. philosophy
    Does one ever truly find happiness?
  76. Psychology Final Exam
    Check my answers? Thank you, in advance! 1. When we learn to understand the mind and feelings, we can also learn to ________ and _________ behavior. (1 point) predict and control********* understand and explain eliminate and forget explain and describe 2. Phrenology is based ...
  77. Philosophy
    There are a variety of major distinctions that people always use to describe the Plato's Republic section we have read. The distinctions are: -The appearances vs.reality, -One vs. the many, - Forms/ideals vs. physical objects. After doing the reading, describe how you ...
  78. History
    7. Which philosophy did Tang rulers apply to govern their empire? A. Buddhism B. Confucianism C. Daoism D. Hinduism I think the answer is D. but Im not sure.
  79. american goverment check answers
    9. What criteria might a judge who abides by a philosophy of judicial restraint use to decide a case? (1 point) The judge would consider previous court decisions on the topic but ultimately consider the current circumstances and changes in society. The judge would not consider...
  80. Philosophy
    Section I: Answer the questions below about this brief passage: During the nineteenth century, many women died from what was then called “childbed fever”. A Viennese physician, Ignaz Semmelweis, concluded (diagnosed) that the cause of this disease was a “germ” ...
  81. Philosophy
    Each of the underlined premises can be taken as an unacceptable premise in an argument. In each case, identify the condition of premise unacceptability Premise: Most people dislike quitters Conclusion: Therefore, I shouldn’t quit smoking I`m having trouble with this question...
  82. Philosophy
    john will other score 10/10 on the assignment or he will not This claim is acceptable by observation, could we also say that it is unacceptable by problems in language (vagueness). Or is there any other way it is unacceptable
  83. Philosophy
    We may observe, that there is no species of reasoning more common, more useful, and even necessary to human life, than that which is derived from the testimony of men, and the reports of eye-witnesses and spectators. This species of reasoning, perhaps, one may deny to be ...
  84. History of Technology
    In developed countries, technological advances are most closely related to: A. cultural philosophy. B. warfare. C. applied science. D. theoretical science. Ans : D
  85. Core World History
    1. Choose EITHER Buddhism OR Confucianism and describe its origin, major principles, and how it affected existing laws, social practices, or culture. Also describe whether and how the religion/philosophy influenced other societies. I don't know how to answer this question. ...
  86. History
    All day long and in all places I am always fastening upon you, stirring you and persuading you and reproaching you. You will not easily find another like me. Use the passage to answer the question. 1. In the passage, what Greek philosopher describes his own method of seeking ...
  87. History
    lesson 3 unit 5 ancient civilization in china 1. Which of the following is one of the notable achievements of early China? (1 point) A. a complex system of writing************** B. a single spoken language C. cotton textiles D. copper ore technology 2. How did the Zhou dynasty...
  88. world history
    lesson 3 unit 5 ancient civilization in china 1. Which of the following is one of the notable achievements of early China? (1 point) A. a complex system of writing************** B. a single spoken language C. cotton textiles D. copper ore technology 2. How did the Zhou dynasty...
  89. Please help do by 10:00 Science
    1. Convert 4.0 kilometers (km) to meters (m). (1 point) 0.04 m 40 m 400 m 4,000 m 2. For his science project, Austin wants to determine if the pH of standing rainwater changes over time. He collects a jar of rainwater and places it indoors in a spot that does not receive a lot...
  90. Philosophy
    Society is indeed a contract
  91. biology
    Which of the following is the definition of ecology? -the social movement with a goal to protect the environment -the recycling of human-made materials to reduce the waste going into landfills -the study of interactions among organisms and between organisms and their ...
  92. Science
    Which of the following questions is outside the scope of science? a. how are religion and philosophy different b.what is the diet of an american alligator c. how do humans digest protein d. how does gravity affect an airplane's motion
  93. US History - need answer ASAP
    For a report i'm doing i need the following two: The political, social, and economic issues of Calvin Coolidge's philosophy & programs during his time in office; and the causes and effects of his programs on the US. i don't necessarily need the answer (tho i would appreciate ...
  94. U.S. History (Check!)
    1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...
  95. U.S. History (Check)(REED)
    1. True or false: The Watts Riot was a race riot in the Watts neighborhood. A: True 2. True or false: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was the biggest civil rights law passed in the U.S. A: True 3. True or false: Malcolm X died of old age in 1983. A: False 4. True or false: Martin...
  96. CHECK my world history answers
    sorry for posting twice but i really would appreciate if someone could check my answers? 1 star* at the end of questions and multiple stars**** at the end of my answer 2. This group, founded by Reverend Jerry Falwell in 1979, was a political organization working to fulfill ...
  97. English
    Which of these values relates most closely to the element of “playing together” in Dean Smith's philosophy? A. determination B. trust C. courage D. mastery of fundamentals B?
  98. U.S. History (Check!)
    1. What was the philosophy Massive Retaliation held by Eisenhower? How did that philosophy lead to an arms race with the Soviet Union? A: Massive Retaliation was an idea that you would threaten to use nuclear weapons if a Communist state tried to seize territory by force. In ...
  99. U.S. History (REED) (Check)
    1. What was the philosophy Massive Retaliation held by Eisenhower? How did that philosophy lead to an arms race with the Soviet Union? A: Massive Retaliation was an idea that you would threaten to use nuclear weapons if a Communist state tried to seize territory by force. In ...
  100. World History HELP
    The Roman Empire has a rich cultural heritage that is worthy of passing along. Which of these is an example of this? Many people read Cicero's writings and speeches well into the 1800s. The writings of Seneca reflect his interest in Greek Stoic philosophy. Conquered peoples ...
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