Quiz about Famous Philosophers
Quiz about Famous Philosophers

Impossible People Trivia: Famous Philosophers | 5 Questions


Listed are some famous Philosophy movements. Do you know who started these fads?

A multiple-choice quiz by thejazzkickazz. Estimated time: 5 mins.
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Time
5 mins
Type
Multiple Choice
Quiz #
16,167
Updated
Dec 03 21
# Qns
5
Difficulty
Impossible
Avg Score
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1. From which Greek philosopher did Pythagoras and his brotherhood obtain the ideas associated with the Dialectics of Opposing forces? Hint

Thales of Miletus
Menander
Sappho
Alcmaeon of Croton

2. Which German philosopher elaborated on the Concept of Alienation? Hint

Fichte
Kierkegaard
Hegel
Nietzsche

3. Which writer in his work 'What is Property?' coined anarchy? Hint

Camus
Jean Paul Sartre
Bakunin
Pierre Joseph Proudhon

4. Who wrote the famous 'Port-Royal Logic' handbook defending Descartes' positions? Hint

Malebranche
Francis Bacon
Arnauld
Pierre Nicole

5. Which Indian metaphysician created in new movement in Pondicherry by combining Western philosophy into Indian religion, producing the work called 'Life Divine'? Hint

Tagore
Aurobind Ghose
Ibn Battuta
Omar Khhyam


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Quiz Answer Key and Fun Facts
1. From which Greek philosopher did Pythagoras and his brotherhood obtain the ideas associated with the Dialectics of Opposing forces?

Answer: Alcmaeon of Croton

2. Which German philosopher elaborated on the Concept of Alienation?

Answer: Hegel

3. Which writer in his work 'What is Property?' coined anarchy?

Answer: Pierre Joseph Proudhon

4. Who wrote the famous 'Port-Royal Logic' handbook defending Descartes' positions?

Answer: Pierre Nicole

5. Which Indian metaphysician created in new movement in Pondicherry by combining Western philosophy into Indian religion, producing the work called 'Life Divine'?

Answer: Aurobind Ghose

Source: Author thejazzkickazz

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