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Q 79. Identify the correct options from the following;

1. The denial of tautology is not self-contradictory

2. The denial of self-contradictory is not tautology

3. The denial of contingent is tautology

4. The denial of contingent is contingent

Q 80. Which one of the following statements is compatible with the views of Tagore?

1. The aim of true religion is not homesickness

2. The aim of true religion is not to die into the deathless

3. The aim of true religion is to know the innermost truth of man

4. The aim of true religion is to escape from life and existence

Q 81. Which one of the following is not compatible with the ethical theory of JS Mill?

1. It is a utilitarian theory

2. The ultimate criterion of morality is happiness

3. It does not accept the gradation of pleasures

4. Morality is not determined by sense of duty

Q 82. Identify the categorical imperative of Kant from the options given below;

1. Acts must be guided by universal laws of human conduct

2. Acts must be guided by divine will

3. Acts must be guided by social norms

4. Acts must be guided by constitutional governance

Q 83. Given below are two statements, one is labelled as assertion and the other as reason. In the light of Wittgenstein’s philosophy, which one is correct?

Assertion: According to early Wittgenstein, ethics and religion are expressible

Reason: Because they can be put into words


1. A and R are both true and R is the correct explanation of A

2. A and R are both true and R is not the correct explanation of A

3. A is true and R is false

4. A is false and R is true

Q 84. Which of the following correctly represents the propositions given below”

“Any horse is gentle that has been well trained”





Q 85. Which statement is false regarding Euthanasia?

1. It pertains to voluntarily choosing death

2. It accepts an individual’s right over his life and death unconditionally

3. It accepts the value of life

4. Medico-legal sanction is necessary for euthanasia

Q 86. Match the list;

List I

a. Thales

b. Democritus

c. Heraclitus

d. Pythagoras

List II

i. Number

ii. Fire

iii. Atoms

iv. Water


1. iv iii ii i

2. i ii iv iii

3. ii i iii iv

4. iii iv i ii

Q 87. Consider the following statements about Apurva:

a. It has a beginning

b. It explains the law of karma

c. It is a tangible entity

d. It is necessarily linked to the performance of Vedic rituals


1. a and c are true

2. b and c are true

3. c and d are true

4. a, b, d are true

Q 88. From the options given below select the option that is incompatible with the philosophy of Purva-Mimamsa;

1. It regards the Vedas as eternal and author-less

2. It regards that the Vedas are of infallible authority

3. It provides justification for the ritualistic views

4. It is a treatise of Jnana Mimamsa

Q 89. Match the two lists;

List I

a. Individual variable

b. Individual constant

c. Predicate term

d. Propositional function

List II

i. Fy

ii. a-W

iii. x, y, z

iv. P, Q, R


1. iii ii iv i

2. ii iii i iv

3. iii i ii iv

4. iv iii i ii