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6. What was the 'anthropic principle'?

  • such conditions (in reply to evolution) cannot be down to chance
  • beauty is existing around the world which cannot be due to natural selection
  • if the world was due to chance and natural selection then why are there still malfunctions in human life

7. Hume argues further that, if a house and universe are similar, just as we'd blame the builder for a faulty house can we blame a faulty designer.. why does Paley disagree?

  • Paley did not dispute this argument, Flew did
  • the issue was whether the universe showed design and not quality concerning the design
  • a builder cannot be forever responsible for problems as time creates problems, the world began perfect
  • this argument would be inconsistent with his rejection of analogy

8. Who argued that the world was far too much of a coincidence? (1 in 10 million x 23)

  • Paley
  • Swinburne
  • Flew
  • Dawkins

9. Is Hume doubting the belief in God in the teleological argument?

  • No, only that it cannot show God exists
  • Yes as there are other reasons to explain design
  • Yes, there is no God

10. Hume argued similar effects cannot imply similar causes, as we would have to experience the beginning of the universe

  • True
  • False

11. Mills argument took the basis of that if the world is designed by a loving God?.. (finish sentence)

  • why are there imperfections in the world?
  • why is nature so cruel?
  • why does God not reveal himself?

12. Other than Paley's analogy of the watch what evidence can be used to show support of design?

  • Eyeball and Fish fins
  • Mountain and paws
  • Camera and hands/paws
  • Eyeball and mountains