Philosophies

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  • 1. 
    The Golden Rule is also known as:
    • A. 

      Categorical Imperative

    • B. 

      Care-Based Ethics

    • C. 

      Virtue Based Ethics

    • D. 

      Veil of Ignorance

  • 2. 
                     purpose is to enable people to live together.
    • A. 

      Situational ethics

    • B. 

      Utilitarianism

    • C. 

      Social Contract

    • D. 

      Categorical Imperative

  • 3. 
    "What is right or good for one is not necessarily right or good for another, even under similar circumstances." best describes: 
    • A. 

      Aristotle's Golden Mean

    • B. 

      Virtue Based Ethics

    • C. 

      Situational Ethics

    • D. 

      Categorical Imperative

  • 4. 
                     focuses on helping people develop one's moral character. A virtuous person is morally good. By developing good character traits, such as honesty, generosity and kindness, one can achieve happiness.
    • A. 

      Aristotle's Golden Mean

    • B. 

      Relativism Ethics

    • C. 

      Virtue Based Ethics

    • D. 

      Teleological Ethics

  • 5. 
    "A hypothetical condition imposed on people brought together to come up with basic principles for their society that everyone will have to live by once the veil is lifted." is:
    • A. 

      Teleological Ethics

    • B. 

      Situational Ethics

    • C. 

      Utilitarianism

    • D. 

      Veil of Ignorance

  • 6. 
    Ethics based on the notion of duty or what is right. Describes:
    • A. 

      Teleological Ethics

    • B. 

      Virtue Based Ethics

    • C. 

      Categorical Imperative

    • D. 

      Deontological Ethics

  • 7. 
    Individual actions based on whether one thinks they should be applied to everyone. Dealing in Absolutes. Describes:
    • A. 

      Virtue Based Ethics

    • B. 

      Categorical Imperative

    • C. 

      Veil of Ignorance

    • D. 

      Social Contract

  • 8. 
    "the greatest happiness for the greatest number" Describes:
    • A. 

      Categorical Imperative

    • B. 

      Deontological Ethics

    • C. 

      Social Contract

    • D. 

      Utilitarianism

  • 9. 
                     is concerned with consequences
    • A. 

      Deontological Ethics

    • B. 

      Situational Ethics

    • C. 

      Teleological Ethics

    • D. 

      Aristotle's Golden Mean

  • 10. 
    Virtues are a point of moderation between two opposite vices. Describes: 
    • A. 

      Social Contract

    • B. 

      Utilitarianism

    • C. 

      Deontological Ethics

    • D. 

      Aristotle's Golden Mean