New Atlantis ; and, the Great Instauration Quiz | Eight Week Quiz C

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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Chapter 1b, The Plan of the Work.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Bacon states that a new logic has a different _____ from the old logic.
(a) Starting point.
(b) Method.
(c) Aim.
(d) Destination.

2. Since the observer is ____, he must look to history for similar observations.
(a) Easily influenced.
(b) Inexperienced.
(c) Fallible.
(d) Confused.

3. In ordinary logic, _____ reigns.
(a) Syllogism.
(b) Cooperation.
(c) Synergy.
(d) Domination.

4. Bacon's goal is to collect particular _______ and then make inferences about general principles.
(a) Phenomena.
(b) Schools of thought.
(c) Philosophies.
(d) Sciences.

5. The author states that everything should be observed from the _____ to the human body.
(a) Smallest insect.
(b) Earth's core.
(c) Bottom of the sea.
(d) Heavens.

Short Answer Questions

1. Bacon rejects a certain type of reasoning because it is too _____ and independent of the empirical.

2. Overall, philosophy was _____ but barren.

3. We must avoid our ____if we want to see the pattern of the world..

4. Many things may be improved by using instruments of _____.

5. Ultimately, man is nature's _____.

(see the answer key)

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