Locke and Hume on Self
Question 2 of 7 Points: 1 / Locke – Personal Identity According to Locke, what will happen on the Day of Judgment? A. God will only hold accountable the men who have sinned. O B. God will only hold accountable those who have not received His Divine Grace. C. God will forgive everyone their sins, for God is love. D. God will only hold accountable those who have consciousness of their sins. E. God will hold everyone accountable for what they have done, regardless of whether they remember their sins or not. The memory of the act doesn’t change the fact it was committed. F. God will only hold accountable the souls who have sinned. G. God will only hold accountable the bodies of those who have sinned. Question 3 of 7 Points: 1 / Hume – Personal Identity What is the self, according to Hume? O A. An information processing center that unifies my experiences as my experiences. B. The combination of body and soul. OC. A substratum which underlies all experiences. D. An individual instantiation of a collective consciousness. E. An immaterial soul. F. A child of God. G. A body that endures unchanged through time. H. A thinking being, that has reason and reflection, and which can think of itself as a self. I. An unchanging substance, whether physical or mental. J. A bundle of perceptions. Question 4 of 7 Points: 7 / Hume – Personal Identity Which of the following does Hume use in order to explain our disposition to assign identity to things? A. Focusing on the parts that make up an object, rather than its function or purpose. B. The gradual resemblance of a thing as it changes over time. C. Focusing on the function or purpose of an object, rather than its parts. D. Relative, as opposed to absolute, changes in an object. E. Gradual change too little or too slow to be noticed. F. A succession of parts connected through one of the principles of association of ideas. G. The addition or subtraction of a small part of an object. H. When the object itself is changeable and inconstant. I. Absolute, as opposed to relative, changes in an object. J. The myths of identity produced by the nature of language. Question 6 of 7 Points: 1 / Locke – Personal Identity According to Locke, what are the three substances about which we have ideas? A. God, minds, bodies. B. Minds, brains, bodies. C. Resemblance, contiguity, causality. D. The Father, the Son, the Holy Ghost. E. Laws of Nature, Platonic Forms, Causality. F. Water, food, wine. G. Space, time, matter. H. God, time, space. I. Number, mind, body. J. Deduction, induction, abduction.