Chapter 7 Test Philosophy

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? Question 1
1 out of 1 pointsEthical ____ holds that moral right and wrong depend on the culture a person belongs to.
Selected Answer:
relativism
? Question 2
0 out of 1 pointsNonconsequentialist theories include ____.
Selected Answer:
the divine command theory
? Question 3
1 out of 1 pointsVelasquez defines ____ as “the standards that an individual or a group has about what is right and wrong or good and evil.”
Selected Answer:
morality
? Question 4
0 out of 1 pointsKant held that we ____.
Selected Answer:
ought always to treat persons as ends and never as means
? Question 5
1 out of 1 pointsAccording to Aristotle, our emotions lead us to ____.
Selected Answer:
b and d
? Question 6
1 out of 1 points____ is a consequentialist theory.
Selected Answer:
Utilitarianism
? Question 7
1 out of 1 pointsArguing against ethical relativism, James Rachels points out that there are areas of inquiry, such as ____, in which disagreement does not imply relativism about the truth.
Selected Answer:
medicine
? Question 8
1 out of 1 pointsAccording to ____, there is no single correct universally applicable moral standard.
Selected Answer:
cultural relativism
? Question 9
1 out of 1 pointsUtilitarianism judges the rightness or wrongness of an action ____.
Selected Answer:
by its consequences for the happiness of people affected
? Question 10
1 out of 1 pointsIn active euthanasia, unlike passive euthanasia, ____.
Selected Answer:
the patient’s death is deliberately caused, for example by a lethal drug? Question 1
0 out of 1 pointsAccording to Wollstonecraft, women are kept in a morally inferior and dependent state by ____.
Selected Answer:
b and d…