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Immanuel Kant was a popular philosopher in the Age of Enlightenment. His philosophical theory is relevant in modern philosophy and forms the basis of the certain sub-discipline. Immanuel Kant believed that space, time, and causation exist but are unknowable. How much do you know about the life and times of this philosopher? Take this quiz now.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which of these intellectuals did not have an influence on him? 

    • A.

      Galen 

    • B.

      Plato

    • C.

      Aristotle 

    • D.

      Locke 

    Correct Answer
    A. Galen 
    Explanation
    Galen did not have an influence on him.

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  • 2. 

    When did he publish 'The Critique of Pure Reason'?

    • A.

      1789

    • B.

      1784

    • C.

      1739

    • D.

      1781

    Correct Answer
    D. 1781
    Explanation
    'The Critique of Pure Reason' was published in 1781.

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  • 3. 

    What is the outcome of universal history according to Kant? 

    • A.

      Universal peace 

    • B.

      International peace 

    • C.

      International cooperation 

    • D.

      Dominion 

    Correct Answer
    C. International cooperation 
    Explanation
    According to Kant, the outcome of universal history is international cooperation. Kant believed that through the progress of reason and the establishment of a cosmopolitan constitution, nations would eventually cooperate with each other instead of engaging in conflicts. This would lead to a state of perpetual peace and harmony among nations, where they work together for the common good and mutual benefit.

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  • 4. 

    How many papers did he publish from 1755 to 1790?

    • A.

      Three 

    • B.

      Nine 

    • C.

      Two 

    • D.

      Five 

    Correct Answer
    A. Three 
    Explanation
    The given question asks for the number of papers he published from 1755 to 1790. The correct answer is "Three". This means that he published three papers during that time period.

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  • 5. 

    Where was he born? 

    • A.

      Nuremberg 

    • B.

      Kaliningrad 

    • C.

      Osaka 

    • D.

      Oblast 

    Correct Answer
    B. Kaliningrad 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Kaliningrad. Kaliningrad is a city in Russia, located on the Baltic Sea. It was formerly known as Königsberg and was part of East Prussia before World War II. After the war, it became part of the Soviet Union and was renamed Kaliningrad.

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  • 6. 

    Which of these used to be his surname? 

    • A.

      Erica 

    • B.

      Porter 

    • C.

      Feriaged

    • D.

      Kaliningrad 

    Correct Answer
    B. Porter 
    Explanation
    The given options are names, and the question asks which one used to be his surname. Since surnames typically come before given names, we can infer that "Porter" used to be his surname.

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  • 7. 

    When was Immanuel Kant born? 

    • A.

      1783

    • B.

      1767

    • C.

      1724

    • D.

      1734

    Correct Answer
    C. 1724
    Explanation
    Immanuel Kant was born in 1724.

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  • 8. 

    How many children were in his family as a child?

    • A.

      Eight 

    • B.

      Three 

    • C.

      Five 

    • D.

      Nine 

    Correct Answer
    A. Eight 
    Explanation
    The correct answer is eight. This suggests that the person had seven siblings, making a total of eight children in his family when he was a child.

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  • 9. 

    What kind of faith did his family practice in his formative years? 

    • A.

      Lutheran faith 

    • B.

      Catholicism 

    • C.

      Methodist faith 

    • D.

      Anglican faith 

    Correct Answer
    A. Lutheran faith 
    Explanation
    In his formative years, his family practiced the Lutheran faith.

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  • 10. 

    What foreign language did he learn as a child?  ​​​​

    • A.

      Arabic 

    • B.

      French 

    • C.

      Hebrew 

    • D.

      Greek 

    Correct Answer
    C. Hebrew 
    Explanation
    He learned Hebrew as a child.

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