Enlightenment

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Enlightenment

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  • 1. 
    Which thinker thought we have the right to have life, liberty, and property?
    • A. 

      John Locke

    • B. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • C. 

      Baron de Montesquieu

    • D. 

      Voltaire

  • 2. 
    Which thinker thought people were naturally good and became corrupted by society?
    • A. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • B. 

      Jean-Jaques Rousseau

    • C. 

      Voltaire

    • D. 

      Baron de Montesquieu

  • 3. 
    Which thinker thought that people were naturally driven by selfishness and greed?
    • A. 

      Jean-Jacques Rousseau

    • B. 

      Baron de Montesquieu

    • C. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • D. 

      John Locke

  • 4. 
    Which thinker philosophised freedom of speech and will?
    • A. 

      Jean- Jacques Rousseau

    • B. 

      Thomas Hobbes

    • C. 

      John Locke

    • D. 

      Voltaire

  • 5. 
    What is a body of uncharging moral principles regarded as a basis for all human conduct?
    • A. 

      Natural Law

    • B. 

      Social Contract

    • C. 

      Natural Right

    • D. 

      English Bill of Rights

  • 6. 
    What is an implicit agreement among the members of a society to cooperate for social benefits?
    • A. 

      Natural Law

    • B. 

      Social Contract

    • C. 

      Natural Rights

    • D. 

      U.S. Constitution

  • 7. 
    What are the rights people have under natural law? For example, life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
    • A. 

      Natural Laws

    • B. 

      Social Contracts

    • C. 

      Natural Rights

    • D. 

      95 Theses

  • 8. 
    Who created the Encyclopedia?
    • A. 

      Denis Diderot

    • B. 

      Mary Wollstonecraft

    • C. 

      Adam Smith

    • D. 

      General Lee

  • 9. 
    Who was an eighteenth-century English writer, philosopher, and advocate of women's rights?
    • A. 

      Rosa Parks

    • B. 

      Queen Elizabeth

    • C. 

      Mary Wollstonecraft

    • D. 

      Adam Smith

  • 10. 
    A social contract is when people give their rights up to God.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Denis Diderot was a founder of the Encyclopedia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Adam Smith is best known for the Theory of Moral Sentiment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Mary Wollstonecraft was a key figure for women's rights.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Voltaire believed that people are naturally good, but become corrupted by society.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    John Locke was a big influence behind freedom of speech.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Natural Laws are rules that govern human nature.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Natural Rights are rights that belong to God.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    All of the philosophers from the Enlightenment are from France.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    All the philosophers had a major impact on our way of life today.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    What is the policy that allows the government to not interfere with business?
  • 21. 
    What is an agreement that people give up freedom for protection for the government?
  • 22. 
    Who was one of the first women philosophers?
  • 23. 
    Which country was center of the Enlightenment?