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This test consists of 5 short answer questions, 10 short essay questions, and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. What was the reason Kant's "Critique of Judgment" did not fail?
2. Kant's "Critique of Judgment" is considered to be which of the following?
3. According to Hegel, what does reason want to reach?
4. What did Kant call it when one beholds an aesthetic object?
5. Who identified the insatiable goal of almost all philosophers?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe Schopenhauer's interpretation of Kant's philosophies.
2. How is beauty objective?
3. Describe Kant's second formulation of the categorical imperative at the root of morality.
4. How did Fichte use Kant's philosophies?
5. Describe the quality of the arguments in Kant's "Critique of Judgment."
6. What is paradox freedom?
7. What is your personal observation of Kant's philosophy?
8. Describe Kant's first formulation of the categorical imperative at the root of morality.
9. What is the relationship that Kant assigned between politics and transcendental philosophy?
10. Describe Kant's third formulation of the categorical imperative at the root of morality.
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe Kant's opinions about religion. Which theory did he find most attractive, and why? Why did Kant want to prove that the soul existed? How did he show flaws in religious arguments?
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the beliefs about reason held by Leibniz, Hume, and Kant.
Essay Topic 3
What is the difference between a hypothetical imperative and a categorical imperative? How did Kant use these in his theories? Give three examples of each.
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