What Do You Know About Agnosticism?

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What Do You Know About Agnosticism?

Agnosticism is the view that the existence of God, of the divine or the supernatural is unknown or unknowable. Take a quiz and learn about this view.


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  • 1. 
    Agnosticism is the view that human reason is incapable of providing sufficient rational grounds to justify that God exists, according to?
    • A. 

      Jean Rowe

    • B. 

      Mike Epps

    • C. 

      Lola Reyson

    • D. 

      William L Rowe

  • 2. 
    Agnosticism is a doctrine or set of tenets rather than a?
    • A. 

      Thought

    • B. 

      Belief

    • C. 

      Fact

    • D. 

      Religion

  • 3. 
    English biologist Thomas Henry Huxley coined the word agnostic in?
    • A. 

      1860

    • B. 

      1869

    • C. 

      1870

    • D. 

      1789

  • 4. 
    Earlier thinkers, however, had written works that promoted agnostic points of view, these are?
    • A. 

      Sanjaya Belathaputta

    • B. 

      Ron Rhonda

    • C. 

      Klux Kin

    • D. 

      Max Mint

  • 5. 
    An Indian philosophe expressed agnosticism about any afterlife events in the?
    • A. 

      4th century BCE

    • B. 

      1st century BCE

    • C. 

      7th century BCE

    • D. 

      5th century BCE

  • 6. 
    Agnostic was used by Thomas Henry Huxley in a speech at a meeting of the metaphysical society in?
    • A. 

      1869

    • B. 

      1880

    • C. 

      1980

    • D. 

      1960

  • 7. 
    Early Christian church leaders used the Greek word gnosis to describe?
    • A. 

      Infinity

    • B. 

      Eternity

    • C. 

      Divinity

    • D. 

      Spiritual knowledge

  • 8. 
    Which religious view is opposing the movement Agnosticism?
    • A. 

      Stoic

    • B. 

      Empiricism

    • C. 

      Gnosticism

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    Scientific literature dealing with neuroscience and psychology used the word to mean?
    • A. 

      Unknown

    • B. 

      Not knowable

    • C. 

      Divinity

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 10. 
    Agnostic thought in the form of skepticism emerged as a formal philosophical position in ancient?
    • A. 

      Roman

    • B. 

      Persia

    • C. 

      Macedonia

    • D. 

      Greece