Philosophy 231-301: The Big Questions
Second (FINAL) Exam
Answer each of the questions below using the ANSWER SHEET provided.
PLEASE NOTE: NO LATE ANSWER SHEETS WILL BE ACCEPTED!
According to Marx and Engels, bourgeoisie society ___________ .
is unconcerned about efficient management
pays workers a fair wage
According to Marx and Engels, how does the proletariat differ from the
The proletariat controls capital.
The proletariat's jobs depend on bourgeoisie.
The bourgeoisie's wealth is based on what the proletariat pays them.
The proletariat exploit the bourgeoisie for the profit.
T or F According to Marx and Engels, the need of a constantly expanding market
chases the bourgeoisie over the whole surface of the globe.
Marx and Engels write, "Property, in its present form, is based on the antagonism
of capital and wage-labor." If this is so, then ____________ .
the property communism seeks to abolish is that of the petty artisan and
society is classless
workers are rich
the abolition of private property of which communists speak is the
abolition of bourgeoisie property
T or F
According to Marx, all culture (freedom, art, law, family, education,
etc.,) will disappear once communism is realized.
According to Marx and Engels, a just society is one in which _______ .
there is a fair and equal distribution of wealth
the workers get part of the surplus value and the owners the rest
socialism replaces communism
laissez-faire capitalism fuels industry and regulates business
Crito argues that Socrates should escape because _________ .
the law allows him that option
he was condemned unjustly, and therefore has the right to break the law
he would bring disgrace upon himself and his friends if he fails to take
advantage of this opportunity to escape
he has not made any promises to the state
Socrates lays the groundwork for his argu...