Quiz: Interesting Trivia Facts About Immanuel Kant!

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Quiz: Interesting Trivia Facts About Immanuel Kant!

Immanuel Kant was a German philosopher during the enlightenment of the late 18th century. His best-known work that made him widely appreciated was his work on the critique of pure reason. He was born on April 22, 1724, in Konigsberg, Prussia, which is now known as Kaliningrad, Russia. He was born to Johann Georg Cant and Anna Regina Cant. Later in Kant’s life, he changed the spelling of his name to Kanto to adhere to German spelling practices. How well do you know Kant? Take our quiz to find out.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     What year did kant receive his doctorate of philosophy?
    • A. 

      1752

    • B. 

      1753

    • C. 

      1754

    • D. 

      1755

  • 2. 
    Which year did he become a full professor? 
    • A. 

      1666

    • B. 

      1777

    • C. 

      1888

    • D. 

      1999

  • 3. 
    Which university did he become one?
    • A. 

      University of Florida 

    • B. 

      University of Germany 

    • C. 

      University of Konigsberg

    • D. 

      University of New York 

  • 4. 
    Which of the following courses was he teaching?
    • A. 

      Epistemology and metaphysics  

    • B. 

      Metaphysics and logic

    • C. 

      Aesthetics and ethics   

    • D. 

      Mathematics and physics

  • 5. 
    Which year did he receive license to lecture in the university?
    • A. 

      1755

    • B. 

      1756

    • C. 

      1757

    • D. 

      1758

  • 6. 
    What year did he publish the critique of pure reason?
    • A. 

      1780

    • B. 

      1781

    • C. 

      1782

    • D. 

      1783

  • 7. 
    Which of the following describes the moral law he proposed?
    • A. 

      Categorical Imperative 

    • B. 

      Golden rule 

    • C. 

      24 Commandment 

    • D. 

      Kantian law 

  • 8. 
    What year did he argue that the moons gravity will slow down the earth rotation?
    • A. 

      1750

    • B. 

      1751

    • C. 

      1753

    • D. 

      1754

  • 9. 
    What year did he begin Lecturing geography? 
    • A. 

      1756

    • B. 

      1757

    • C. 

      1758

    • D. 

      1759

  • 10. 
    When did Kant emerge from his silence? 
    • A. 

      1780

    • B. 

      1781

    • C. 

      1782

    • D. 

      1783

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