APSC Philosophy MCQs with Answers | Philosophy Questions for PSC Exams | GkSeries

61 Which of the following is a theory about origin of religion?
1 Totemism
2 Utilitarianism
3 Pantheism
4 Monotheism

Answer: Totemism
62 Who is the author of the book, Threshold of Religion?
1 Andrew Lang
2 John Hick
3 Marett
4 Tylor

Answer: Marett
63 The absolute value for ethics is
1 truth
2 beauty
3 goodness
4 morality

Answer: morality
64 How many types of caste were there in ancient India?
1 Three
2 Four
3 Two
4 Five

Answer: Four
65 The origin of caste system in India may be traced to
1 Atharvaveda
2 Samaveda
3 Yajurveda
4 Rgveda

Answer: Rgveda
66 Which of the following has not been enlisted as Purusartha?
1 Kama
2 Artha
3 Jnana
4 Moksa

Answer: Jnana
67 Which of the following is not a factor of memory?
1 Retention
2 Reorientation
3 Reproduction
4 Recognition

Answer: Reorientation
68 James-Lange theory is the theory of
1 imagination
2 sensation
3 emotion
4 learning

Answer: emotion
69 Patriotism is a/an
1 impersonal feeling
2 humanistic feeling
3 moral feeling
4 altruistic feeling

Answer: altruistic feeling
70 Where one attends to one's feeling against one's will it is called
1 non-voluntary action
2 compulsory action
3 involuntary action
4 avoluntary action

Answer: involuntary action
71 Which of the following is not a method of psychology?
1 Introspection
2 Experimental method
3 Interactionism
4 Analytic

Answer: Interactionism
72 Which philosopher is called 'Descartes made consistent'?
1 Leibniz
2 Spinoza
3 Kant
4 Hegel

Answer: Spinoza
73 How many rules of syllogism are there related to distribution of terms?
1 Three
2 Two
3 One
4 Four

Answer: Two
74 Refined egoistic hedonism is advocated by
1 Mandeville
2 Helvetius
3 Epicurus
4 Eristippus

Answer: Epicurus
75 The object of moral judgement is the
1 reflex action
2 instinctive action
3 non-voluntary action
4 voluntary action

Answer: voluntary action
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