knowledge of the external world

Quick quizz on Knowledge of the External World at AS

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  • Created on: 14-01-10 11:22
What you see is what you get:
Naive realism
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Perception changing depending on location is a criticism of which theory
Naive Realism
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According to idealism, if a tree falls in a forest and there's noone there to hear it, does it make a sound?
No, the tree doesn
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This theory manages to explain hallunications and illusions as false representations of corresponding things in the external world
Representative realism
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How does Idealism account for the continued existence of things that I am not looking at
God continues to see the things even when I am not looking
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Perception changing depending on location is a criticism of which theory

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Naive Realism

Card 3

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According to idealism, if a tree falls in a forest and there's noone there to hear it, does it make a sound?

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Card 4

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This theory manages to explain hallunications and illusions as false representations of corresponding things in the external world

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Card 5

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How does Idealism account for the continued existence of things that I am not looking at

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