What Do You Know About Scholasticism? Quiz

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Do you know about scholasticism? Take this quiz to see what you know about scholasticism. Scholasticism is a way of specific and critical thought which dominated a lot of things medieval (universities) in Europe from about 1100 to 1700. Take a quiz and learn about critical thinking. This quiz will not only test your understanding but enhance your knowledge also. Attempt the quiz and check your scores. If you find the quiz knowledgeable and interesting, share it with others also.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What originated as an outgrowth of and a departure from Christianity?
    • A. 

      Religion

    • B. 

      Movement

    • C. 

      Theology

    • D. 

      Monastic school

  • 2. 
    Where are the first institutions in the West to be considered universities built-in?
    • A. 

      England and France

    • B. 

      Italy

    • C. 

      Spain

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    Scholasticism is not so much a philosophy or a theology as a method of?
    • A. 

      Religion

    • B. 

      Though

    • C. 

      Learning

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    Scholastic thought is also known for being rigorous.
    • A. 

      Christian

    • B. 

      Application

    • C. 

      Conceptual analysis

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Scholasticism often takes the form of explicit.
    • A. 

      Disputation

    • B. 

      Thought

    • C. 

      Leaning process

    • D. 

      Exposure

  • 6. 
    What does scholasticism place a strong emphasis on?
    • A. 

      Dialectical reasoning

    • B. 

      Inference

    • C. 

      Contradictions

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    As a program, scholasticism began as an attempt at harmonization on the part of medieval?
    • A. 

      Romans

    • B. 

      Parisians

    • C. 

      Christian thinkers

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    Who are the main figures of the scholasticism movement?
    • A. 

      Anselm and Albertus Magnus

    • B. 

      Peter Abelard and Duns Scotus

    • C. 

      Alexander and Thomas Aquinas

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 9. 
    What were the terms scholastic and scholasticism derived from?
    • A. 

      Scholatiscud

    • B. 

      Scholasticu

    • C. 

      Schoslastica

    • D. 

      Scholasticus

  • 10. 
    Who are the forerunners and later companions of Christian scholasticism?
    • A. 

      Iln al-Kalam

    • B. 

      Jewish philosophy

    • C. 

      Jewish Kalam

    • D. 

      All of the above

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