Ethics chapter 1 quiz

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Ethics chapter 1 quiz
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  1. Which major areas of ethics is guided by society?
    ?
  2. Which area of ethics involves highly controversial issues?
    Applied ethics
  3. Which area of ethics is considered the ethics of ethics?
    Meta-ethics
  4. Which area of ethics involves deep reflection?
    ?
  5. Which area of ethics has three subsets- duty based, virtue-based, and consequential?
    Normative ethics
  6. Which area of ethics asks, "what is the source"?
    Meta-ethics
  7. Which area of ethics is utilitarianism the most widely approach?
    Applied ethics
  8. Which area of ethics is the golden rule an example?
    Normative ethics
  9. Isolated himself to fully focus on his studies
    Confucius
  10. Was highly regarded for his wisdom only after his death
    Confucius
  11. Was sentenced to death by drinking hemlock
    Socrates
  12. Taught in the court square
    Socrates
  13. Lived in Athens, Greece
    Socrates
  14. Lived in Lu, china
    Confucius
  15. Died penniless
    Confucius
  16. Father of democracy
    Socrates
  17. _______ is a branch of philosophy concerning moral considerations
    ethics
  18. Name 3 factors that can influence a persons value system
    • Religion
    • socioeconomic conditions
    • family and friendsĀ 
    • geographic location
    • cultural and heritage traditions
  19. An example of virtue is
    Honesty, perseverance
  20. Utilitarianism maintains that what is best for the _______ is the best solution
    Majority

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