Thomas Hobbes Quizzes & Trivia

When you look at the founders of modern Western philosophy, one man stands head and shoulders above the others. Thomas Hobbes of Malmesbury. His 1651 book Leviathan is one of the most famous and widely read books on philosophy of all time. Regarded as the father of political science, this learned man was also a pioneering force in areas such as physics, geometry and theological study. We can all learn a lot from Hobbes, so let's see how much you know about him with our Thomas Hobbes quizzes.

In which English county was Hobbes born? Do you know if his political views have helped influence conservatism or liberalism? Which side did Hobbes back during the English Civil War? These are just three of the many questions we have for Thomas Hobbes experts to attempt.

Thomas Hobbes was a British intellectual who is credited for his works in modern political philosophy. Thomas Hobbes is the author of the best seller, Leviathan which emphasizes the relevance of the social contract theory in...

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    How long did Thomas Hobbes live?

Thomas Hobbes was regarded as  historical and remarkable philosopher and a teacher to prince Charles. How well do you think you know Thomas Hobbes? Try out this quiz and figure out.

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    Who was Thomas?

After reading the whole website, try to solve this quiz and score the highest you can with what you learned...Good Luck!

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    Thomas Hobbes is a ________ philosopher.

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