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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. Kant believed that what was at the root of all morality?
2. What are imperative statements?
3. From which critique did Kant's fundamental political right come from?
4. Which argument did Kant refuse to take as solid philosophical demonstration?
5. How did Kant feel about monarchy?
Short Essay Questions
1. Describe the quality of the arguments in Kant's "Critique of Judgment."
2. Describe Kant's basic political belief.
3. According to Kant, what should the government's role be?
4. How is beauty subjective?
5. What is your personal observation of Kant's philosophy?
6. Describe Kant's categorical imperative.
7. Describe Kant's third formulation of the categorical imperative at the root of morality.
8. According to Kant, how is a person distinguished from the rest of existence?
9. Describe Kant's hypothetical imperative.
10. According to Kant, what is at the root of morality?
Write an essay for ONE of the following topics:
Essay Topic 1
Describe the difference between analytic and synthetic truths and provide an example of each.
Essay Topic 2
Compare and contrast the beliefs about reason held by Leibniz, Hume, and Kant.
Essay Topic 3
What are phenomena and noumena? What is the difference between the two concepts? How are they related?
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