Competitive Exams: Philosphy MCQs (Practice-Test 46 of 90)

  1. Match List-I with List-II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Abhyasa and Vairagya

    2. Vamasankara

    3. Karmayoga

    4. Sthitaprajna

    1. Distintersted performance duties

    2. Unaffected by pleasure and pain

    3. The means of controlling the mind

    4. The corruption of the society

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
  2. According to Jainism, Anuvrata (small vow) are

    1. Satya and Ahimsa only

    2. Brahmacarya and Aparigraha only

    3. Brahmavivartavada

    4. Asatkaryavada

  3. The view which holds that the entire material world and the individual soul are a real modification of Brahman is called

    1. Prakrti Parinamavada

    2. Brahmaparinamavada

    3. Brahmavivatavada

    4. Asatkaryavada

  4. Correspondence is a relation between a

    1. Proposition and its truth values

    2. Proposition and sentence

    3. Proposition and facts

    4. Sentence and its tokens

  5. Which one of the following expressions correctly defines the ‘paradox of hedonism’

    1. The more we seek pleasure the more we get it

    2. The more we seek pleasure the less we get it

    3. The less we seek pleasure the more we get it

    4. The less we seek pleasure the less we get it

  6. I look at a blooming rose from a distance and say ‘’ I see a fragrant rose'. According to Nyaya it is a case of

    1. Samanyalaksana perception

    2. jnanalaksana perception

    3. Yogaja perception

    4. Viparyaya

  7. According to the Aristotelian logic, standard form categorical syllogisms can have only

    1. 15 valid moods (strong and weakened forms included)

    2. 19 valid moods (strong and weakened forms included)

    3. 21 valid moods (strong and weakened forms included)

    4. 24 valid moods (strong and weakened forms included)

  8. Consider the following statements:

    1. No term can be distributed in the premisses which is not distributed in the conclusion of a syllogism

    2. There must be only three terms in a syllogism

    3. The middle terms must be distributed in the syllogism at least once

    4. In the second figure the major premise must be universal negative

    Which of the above statements is/are not the rule (s) of a valid from of categorical syllogism?

    1. 1 and 3

    2. 2 and 4

    3. 1 only

    4. 1 and 4