What Do You Know About Stoicism?

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What Do You Know About Stoicism?

The ability to withstand hardship or pain without complaint or feelings is called stoicism. Take a quiz and learn about this philosophy founded at Athens


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Stoicism in an ancient Greek philosophy developed by?
    • A. 

      David Copperfield

    • B. 

      Peter Griffin

    • C. 

      Horace Holger

    • D. 

      Zeno of Citium

  • 2. 
    Stoicism was founded in Athens in the early?
    • A. 

      2nd Century BC

    • B. 

      15th Century BC

    • C. 

      7th Century BC

    • D. 

      3rd Century BCOption 2

  • 3. 
    Stoicism is a school of Hellenistic philosophy that flourished throughout the?
    • A. 

      Roman and Greek

    • B. 

      German and Britain

    • C. 

      Persia and Sparta

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 4. 
    The Stoics taught that emotions resulted in errors of judgment which were?
    • A. 

      Destructive

    • B. 

      Constructive

    • C. 

      Intrusive

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The stoic presented their philosophy as a?
    • A. 

      Philosophy

    • B. 

      Religion

    • C. 

      Rule

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Later stoic such as Seneca and Epictetus emphasized that virtue is sufficient for?
    • A. 

      Nature

    • B. 

      Living

    • C. 

      Happiness

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    From its founding, the Stoic doctrine was popular during the?
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Roman Empire

    • C. 

      Persian rule

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    One of the major adherents of stoic included the Emperor?
    • A. 

      Julio Caesar

    • B. 

      Francis Bacon

    • C. 

      Marcus Aurelius

    • D. 

      Cicero

  • 9. 
    It later experienced a decline after Christianity became the state religion in the?
    • A. 

      4th century AD

    • B. 

      3rd century AD

    • C. 

      2nd century AD

    • D. 

      5th century AD

  • 10. 
    The Stoics provided a unified account of the world, consisting of formal?
    • A. 

      Logic

    • B. 

      Monistic

    • C. 

      Physics and Naturalistic

    • D. 

      All of the above