Theory Of Knowledge 11 Term One

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Knowledge Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz will assess how much you have learned during the First Semester of Theory of Knowledge for Grade 11 students.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What concept refers to justified, true belief? 
    • A. 

      Knowledge

    • B. 

      Truth

    • C. 

      Justification

    • D. 

      Belief

  • 2. 
    What kind of question are we answering in TOK?
    • A. 

      Questions that only have one answer (e.g. How many molecules of hydrogen are there in water?)

    • B. 

      Questions that depend on the person you are asking (e.g. Which is better, Coke or Pepsi?)

    • C. 

      Questions that have more than one possible answer (e.g. How do we know what is good art?)

    • D. 

      Questions that cannot be answered (e.g. Is there life after death?)

  • 3. 
    Each educational system reflects the values of the society that developed it. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What is taught in schools today is different as knowledge changes and priorities change. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Which of these is not a test for truth? 
    • A. 

      Coherence

    • B. 

      Correspondence

    • C. 

      Correlation

    • D. 

      Pragmatic

  • 6. 
    This test for truth asks "Does it work?"
    • A. 

      Coherence

    • B. 

      Correspondence

    • C. 

      Correlation

    • D. 

      Pragmatic

  • 7. 
    This test for truth asks "Does this fit with what I already know?" 
    • A. 

      Coherence

    • B. 

      Correspondence

    • C. 

      Correlation

    • D. 

      Pragmatic

  • 8. 
    This test for truth is done by checking if it works (e.g.  The law of gravity is true because the book that I released from my hand fell to the ground).
    • A. 

      Coherence

    • B. 

      Correspondence

    • C. 

      Correlation

    • D. 

      Pragmatic

  • 9. 
    The aim of TOK is to explore what is true-for-me, instead of what is true-for-all. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which way of knowing refers to "the physical response of our senses to stimuli"?
    • A. 

      Sense Perception

    • B. 

      Language

    • C. 

      Reason

    • D. 

      Emotion

  • 11. 
    Hunger can be considered as part of our sense perception.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Pain can be considered as part of our sense perception. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The Gestalt Theory explains that humans perceive in patterns, which is why we can understand a word even if the words are jumbled (e.g. Eyroenve cna raed tihs.)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Humans have devised ways of improving their sense perception (e.g. telescope, x-ray machine).
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    It is impossible for culture to affect our sense perception. 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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