Only A Philosophy Major Will Know The Meaning Of All These Words. Do You?

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Do you know all of the words that every Philosopher should know? Let's see how many of them you can identify by taking this challenging general knowledge quiz! Trivia Quiz, Buzzfeed Quiz, Vocab Quiz, Vocabulary #quiz #generalknowledge #vocab

 Sep 20, 2018

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Absolutism
The belief that all perspectives are equally valid
The doctrine of a being that is without restriction
The belief that there are no objective truths

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Abstract
Concrete and physically present
Existing only in the mind
With substantial evidence

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Transcendent
Absurd and laughable
What is beyond us
Resistant to change

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Darwinism
A theory that all species arise and develop through natural selection
The belief that a higher being created the earth and all living creatures
A sect of philosphy concerned with morality

5 of 18What does this word mean?

Conservative
Radical and prone to revolutionary action
Resistant to change
Unstable and fluent

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Contradiction
Two ideas that logically coexist
Intended flattery
Opposition between two ideas or conflict

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Alienation
To make someone feel welcomed and accepted into a community
The loss of identity of the worker
The deliberate attention to one specific thing

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Imperative
Unnecessary, unimportant, or pointless
Condescending
Requiring attention or action

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Existentialism
The idea that pleasure is the only thing of value
The school of Philosphy concerned with the meaning of one's own life
A critique of consumerism for reducing everything to a commodity

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Omnipotent
Having unlimited power
Lawless and disordered
With high self-restraint

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Esoteric
Understandable only by an enlightened inner circle. Like this word.
Of good moral judgement
Contradicting

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Functionalism
An ethical system that values the pursuit of pleasure
pretending to have qualities or beliefs that you do not have
A doctrine that stresses utility and purpose

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Fallacy
Something that one hopes to attain
Something that is objectively true or factual
A misconception resulting from incorrect reasoning

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Paradox
The act of judging or assessing a person or situation
An instance of questioning
A statement that contradicts itself

15 of 18What does this word mean?

Contingent
Determined by conditions or circumstances that follow
Having unlimited power
Characterized by denial or opposition or resistance

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Skepticism
Adhering to what is commonly accepted
Belief in a higher power
Strong doubt for the world in general

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Duality
Two ideas that are the same
A classification of two opposing parts
Two parts that work together as one

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Emancipation
Becoming aware through the senses
Holding someone accountable for their transgressions
Freeing someone from control of another
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