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This set of Philosophical Methods Multiple Choice Questions & Answers (MCQs) focuses on Philosophical Methods Set 7

Q1 | “Pragmatism is nothing new: but it is a new name for some old way of thinking” who stated this?
Q2 | Sophist’s test of truth was identical with the method of………….?
Q3 | Who was considered as a medieval pragmatist thinker?
Q4 | Who was considered as the Precusor of Pragmatism
Q5 | Who defined Pragmatism as “the attitude of looking away from first things, principles, ‘categories,’ supposed necessities; and of looking towards last things, fruits, consequences, facts.”?
Q6 | Descartes was a ………thinker
Q7 | Kant ‘s concept can be stated as
Q8 | Hegel’ thought can be stated as
Q9 | Who stated “Man is the measure of all things.”
Q10 | Who was convinced about the deductive, intuitive and primitive empirical approaches to philosophy?
Q11 | Who acknowledged the major Kantian insight of the importance of mind as an active agent in the interpretation of experience
Q12 | Which method accepted that Truth is a belief evolved through the test of experience?
Q13 | …………. is opposed to absolutism, absolute truth, absolute good, absolute reality
Q14 | Which American mathematician philosopher laid down the foundation of pragmatism?
Q15 | Which maxim states ‘a rule for clarifying the contents of hypotheses by tracing their practical consequences’?
Q16 | Who published the article “How To Make Our Ideas Clear.”?
Q17 | Who wished to establish philosophy on a scientific basis and to treat theories as working hypotheses?
Q18 | Pragmaticism is the name associated with
Q19 | Who accepts only the “general method of science”, a method that employs hypotheses, but require their empirical verification.
Q20 | Who introduces the principle of pragmatism as a development of the rationalistic notion of “clear and distinct ideas”.
Q21 | Who coined the word pragmatism from the Greek word pragma (“act” or “deed”) to emphasize the fact that words derive their meanings from actions.
Q22 | Who defines the term radical empiricism with pragmatism
Q23 | Who said, “Truth happens to an idea.”
Q24 | Workability, satisfactions, consequences, and results are the key words in the pragmatic conception of truth according to …………….
Q25 | Who began the method of pragmatism in the modern period