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Q 58. ’Reality which is Absolute is a Coherent thought system with logical connectivity’ is the view that can be ascribed to: (1) Hegel

(2) Berkeley

(3) Moore

(4) Spinoza

Q 59. Which one of the following statements represents the philosophical position of Anaximander correctly?

(1) The ‘Limitless’ is the principle of the things that exist. (2) It is from the principle of ‘Limitless air’ that everything that exists comes into being. (3) ‘‘Limitless number’’ is the principle of things that exist. (4) ‘Limitless earth’ is the basic principle of everything that exists.

Q 60. The theory of metempsychosis or the theory of transmigration of soul - is ascribed to which one of the following Pre-Socratic philosophers? (1) Pythagoras

(2) Anaximander

(3) Parmenides

(4) Democritus

Q 61. The purpose of Phenomenological reduction of Husserl is to:

(1) Examine the meanings produced by pure impersonal consciousness. (2) Examine the meanings of objects of the world. (3) Examine meanings of objects of personal consciousness. (4) Reject the meanings produced by pure impersonal consciousness.

Q 62. Match List - I and List - II and choose the correct code:

List - I

(a) Locke (b) Berkeley (c) Hume (d) Kant

List - II

(i) An Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding

(ii) Critique of Practical Reason

(iii) Three Dialogues between Hylas and Philon us

(iv) An Essay Concerning Human Understanding

Code:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(a) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (b) (i) (iv) (ii) (iii) (c) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii) (d) (iii) (iv) (ii) (i)

Q 63.Given below are Assertion (A) and Reason (R). Consider them and select the correct code:

Assertion (A): In the context of Descarte’s philosophy, whatever is clear and distinct must necessarily be true.Reason (R): Knowledge is constituted of clear and distinct ideas.

Code:

(1) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A). (2) (A) is true and (R) is false. (3) (A) is false and (R) is true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A). (4) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

Q 64. “Matter is the permanent possibility of sensation’’. This famous statement is from: (1) James Mill

(2) John Stuart Mill

(3) Locke

(4) Hume

Q 65. All the following propositions except one are compatible with Leibnitz’s Philosophy:

(1) Monads are infinitesimal Spiritual entities. (2) Monads are windowless (3) There is no hierarchy among the monads (4) Monads are indiscernible

Q 66. Descartes advocacy of Interactionism and Spinoza’s parallelism undermine:

(1) Monism and dualism

(2) Dualism and pluralism

(3) Dualism and naturalism

(4) None of the Above

Q 67. Mark the incompatible with Hume’s philosophy

(1) There is no such thing as causal relation. (2) The so called self is only an aggregate of mental states (3) The world and its changes are because of God’s supremacy (4) All that can be known could be divided into ‘matters of fact’ and ‘relations of ideas

Q 68. Match List - I and List - II and choose the correct code: List - I

(a) ‘Matter is something I know not what’

(b) Matter as such does not exist

(c) What we can know is only the phenomenon

(d) ‘The real is the rational’

List - II

(i) Berkeley (ii) Locke (iii) Hegel (iv) Kant

Code: (a) (b) (c) (d)

(1) (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (2) (ii) (i) (iv) (iii) (3) (iv) (iii) (ii) (i) (4) (iv) (ii) (iii) (i)

Q 69. Consider (a), (b), (c) and (d) and then select the correct answer with reference to Descartes:

(1) Truths of sciences can be doubted. (2) Sense - testimony can be doubted. (3) Nothing except the self can be doubted. (4) Act of doubting cannot be doubted.

Code:

(1) (1) and (2) are only correct.

(2) (1), (2) and (3) are only correct

(3) (1), (2) and (4) are only correct

(4) (2), (3) and (4) are only correct

Q 70. Match List - I with List - II and choose the correct answer with the help of code given below:

List-I

(a) Berkeley

(b) Spinoza

(c) Descartes

(d) Hume

List II

i. Interactionism

ii. Constant Conjunction

iii. Parallelism

iv. Subjective Idealism

Code:

(a) (b) (c) (d)

(1) (i) (iv) (iii) (ii) (2) (iv) (iii) (i) (ii) (3) (iv) (i) (iii) (ii) (4) (iv) (iii) (ii) (i)

Q 71. Given below are an Assertion (A) and a Reason (R). Consider them and select the correct code with reference to Locke: Assertion (A): According to Locke knowledge depends on the mental power to perceive or apprehend ideas and not in the more receptivity of ideas. Reason (R): Knowledge is rational for it consists in seeing the agreement or disagreement between ideas.

Code:

(1) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A). (2) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A). (3) Both (A) and (R) are false. (4) All of the above.

Q 72. Given below are Assertion (A) and Reason (R). Consider them and select the correct code: Assertion (A): Hume regards impressions to be the basic touch stone of knowledge. Reason (R): With the help of the law of association, Hume shows that in causation there is no logical but psychological necessity. Code:

(1) Both (A) and (R) are false. (2) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) gives the correct explanation of (A). (3) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) does not give correct explanation of (A). (4) (A) is true and (R) is false.

Q 73. Given below are Assertion (A) and Reason (R). Consider them and select the correct code with reference to Berkeley: Assertion (A): Berkeley, instead of subjectifying things tries to objectify ideas. ‘‘I am not for changing things into ideas but rather ideas into things.’’ Reason (R): External things are caused by the Supreme Spirit or God who is external to any finite spirits.

Code:

(1) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).

(2) Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).

(3) Both (A) and (R) are false.

(4) (A) is true and (R) is false.