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trivia quiz  Socrates: An Examined Life cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Apr 12 13

Socrates once said, "An unexamined life is not worth living". What do you know about the life of one of the greatest thinkers the world has ever known?
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ponycargirl editor
Apr 12 13
414 plays
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photo quiz  Best of the Best: Greek Philosophers cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, ponycargirl, Jun 02 15

Philosophy is defined as the "study of general and fundamental problems", and has been divided into many different areas of inquiry. What do you know about the ancient Greek "lovers of wisdom" who made the first contributions to the field of philosophy?
Easy
ponycargirl editor
Jun 02 15
396 plays
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trivia quiz  A to Z of Philosophers - 'B' cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Feb 03 09

Second quiz in the series of the lives of philosophers - alphabetically of course. Next up the letter 'B' and Francis Bacon, Jeremy Bentham and Boethius. Enjoy!
Tough
jonnowales
Feb 03 09
453 plays
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trivia quiz  John Stuart Mill - A Man Ahead of His Time cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, Sep 14 13

John Stuart Mill was a 19th century English philosopher who held many opinions which were radical and forward-thinking. How much do you know about his life and works?
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doublemm
Sep 14 13
144 plays
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trivia quiz  Philosophers Behaving Badly cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, ingilby, Aug 22 02

The humorous side of some of the world's greatest minds.
Difficult
ingilby
Aug 22 02
2082 plays
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trivia quiz  Jean-Paul Sartre: Life and Works cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, I-Am-A-Car, Mar 31 09

This quiz will briefly cover the hugely influential philosopher, Jean-Paul Sartre, from his personal life to his famous works. Hopefully you will learn a thing or two!
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I-Am-A-Car
Mar 31 09
501 plays
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trivia quiz  Philosophers From Mexico cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Lpez, Jan 17 15

Mexico has produced several important philosophers. Can you name a few? Good luck!
Difficult
Lpez
Jan 17 15
111 plays
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trivia quiz  Immanuel Kant, Can He Not? cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, doublemm, Sep 12 13

He was a 5 ft tall hypochondriac whose daily routine you could set your watch by. But what else do you know about the brilliant Immanuel Kant?
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doublemm
Sep 12 13
207 plays
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trivia quiz  Here Are My Thoughts on the Subject cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Dec 26 14

Here are ten famous philosophers who have had great influence on mankind. They come from many countries and lived at different times in history. Let's take a look at some of their thoughts.
Average
dcpddc478 gold member
Dec 26 14
399 plays
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trivia quiz  Philosophers In Their Own Words 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, unearth, May 29 04

In lieu of proper questions, I have provided three quotes from each philosopher which reveal the character of their unique ideologies.
Tough
unearth
May 29 04
1539 plays
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trivia quiz  RenÚ Descartes: Life and Works 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, I-Am-A-Car, May 15 09

This quiz will briefly cover the hugely influential philosopher, RenÚ Descartes, from his personal life to his famous works. Hopefully you will learn a thing or two!
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I-Am-A-Car
May 15 09
468 plays
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trivia quiz  Philosophers Ó la Monty Python 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Oct 14 12

From the film "The Meaning of Life", to the "Philosophers' Football Match" sketch and the "Bruces' Philosophers Song" sung by the Bruces at the University of Woolloomooloo, Monty Python's view of the world of philosophy was unique, to say the least.
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reedy gold member
Oct 14 12
462 plays
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trivia quiz  A to Z of Philosophers - 'A' 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Dec 28 08

This is the first in a series of quizzes that looks at the lives and beliefs of a plethora of philosophers. First up the letter 'A' and St Anselm, St Thomas Aquinas and Aristotle. Enjoy!
Tough
jonnowales
Dec 28 08
438 plays
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trivia quiz  If I Was A Philosopher 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Godwit, Jan 08 15

Ayn Rand--love her? Hate her? It's likely one or the other. Rand began to write and become a philosopher at just eight years old. "Philosophy begins in wonder..." --Plato
Average
Godwit gold member
Jan 08 15
222 plays
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trivia quiz  Still More about Philosophers 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Oblomov, Jul 28 03

This quiz is dedicated to my comrade-in-arms in the trade Ingilby, hoping he will gather as few points with this quiz as I did with his quizzes, but fearing the contrary.
Tough
Oblomov
Jul 28 03
663 plays
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trivia quiz  Utilitarians and Consequentialists 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Apr 02 11

As a race, what actions should we take and what should the consequences of those actions be? This quiz explores the views of some of the most renowned consequentialists over time.
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pollucci19 gold member
Apr 02 11
246 plays
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trivia quiz  Nietzsche, Glad Ta Meetcha! 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Athaell, May 26 02

What do you know about this Fritz?
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Athaell
May 26 02
1401 plays
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trivia quiz  The Revolutionary Jean Jacques Rousseau 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Jan 31 04

Brilliant, candid and at times supremely hypocritical Rousseau influenced a wide range of leaders and their policies, from Thomas Jefferson to Joseph Stalin. How well do you remember his life and writings?
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uglybird gold member
Jan 31 04
555 plays
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trivia quiz  On Your Marx 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, colpeakbagger, Jun 13 11

I can't belive there are no quizzes on Karl Marx. Whether you agree with his ideas or not he was one of the most influential 19th century philosophers. Let me correct this oversight with this quiz on his life.
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colpeakbagger
Jun 13 11
303 plays
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trivia quiz  Philosophers and Their World 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, wwtbam1, Apr 12 13

This is a quiz about the social and historical context of great philosophers
Average
wwtbam1
Apr 12 13
348 plays
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trivia quiz  Denis Diderot 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, GWU_Boy, Dec 11 02

Denis Diderot was one of the most important philosophers during his lifetime. See how much you know about this man, nicknamed, "Le Philosophe".
Average
GWU_Boy
Dec 11 02
300 plays
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trivia quiz  Albert Schweitzer 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, GWU_Boy, Dec 08 02

See how much you know about this famous philospher and humanitarian with this quiz. No trivial knowledge assumed or needed.
Average
GWU_Boy
Dec 08 02
453 plays
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trivia quiz  Hume or Me? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, uglybird, Feb 18 04

Can you cull the real answer from my cunning deceptions in this true/false quiz? Is it Hume or Me?
Average
uglybird gold member
Feb 18 04
417 plays
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trivia quiz  Famous Philosophers 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, shusem81, May 29 03

Test your knowledge of the most famous philosophers.
Tough
shusem81
May 29 03
2793 plays
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trivia quiz  Strolling Through The Kierkegaarden 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, napkintosh, Jun 16 02

Test your knowledge of S°ren Aabye Kierkegaard, the father of existentialism.
Tough
napkintosh
Jun 16 02
522 plays
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trivia quiz  English Philosophers 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Jul 30 02

Some interesting trivia regarding English and Scottish fellows...
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
Jul 30 02
786 plays
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trivia quiz  The Life of Voltaire 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, jstagamtome, May 28 04

As a leader of the Enlightenment, Voltaire's influence persists today. See how well you know this courageous and sagacious writer, philosopher, and champion of social justice.
Tough
jstagamtome
May 28 04
468 plays
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trivia quiz  Philosophers and Their Oddities 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, pavr, Jan 24 03

Thought that it might be fun to look at what some famous historical figures got up to in their spare time. Hope you have fun!
Tough
pavr
Jan 24 03
819 plays
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trivia quiz  French Philosophers 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Aug 03 02

French philosophy is perhaps not as systematic as German or English philosophy, but is no less intriguing. I think St. Simon and Voltaire are my favorite philosophers from France...what about yourself?
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
Aug 03 02
651 plays
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trivia quiz  Immanuel Kant 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, gooty5446, Apr 12 00

This is a challenging quiz on Kant's philosophy.
Tough
gooty5446
Apr 12 00
969 plays
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