The Story of Philosophy Quiz

Will Durant
This Study Guide consists of approximately 69 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Story of Philosophy.

Take our free The Story of Philosophy quiz below, with 25 multiple choice questions that help you test your knowledge. Determine which chapters, themes and styles you already know and what you need to study for your upcoming essay, midterm, or final exam. Take the free quiz now!

Directions: Click on the correct answer.

Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

What does Spinoza's Ethic do with Buddhism and Christianity, the philosophy of Machiavelli and Nietzsche, and the democracy of the Greeks? (from Spinoza)

2.

In what work does Voltaire discuss the morals and spirit of the nations from Charlemagne to Louis XIII? (from Voltaire and the French Enlightenment)

3.

What does Kant say divides man into sects that does not join them together? (from Immanuel Kant and German Idealism)

4.

Considering the meaning of an idea through consequences of the action to which it leads, what does James call truth? (from Contemporary American Philosophers)

5.

What does Santayana consider to be an unstable combination of Greek theology and Jewish morality? (from Contemporary American Philosophers)

Copyrights
BookRags
The Story of Philosophy from BookRags. (c)2015 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.