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Examples of things known a posteriori That water freezes at 32 degrees Fahrenheit. That bodies occupy determinate spaces by exerting attractive and repulsive forces on each other. That ignoring a human being tends to hurt his/her feelings. Examples of things known a priori
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Unformatted text preview: Truths of pure mathematics, such as 2 + 2 = 4. Certain metaphysical truths, such as that every event has a cause. The moral law, or supreme principle of morality: Always act so that your maxim in acting can serve as a universal law....
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This note was uploaded on 05/05/2010 for the course TRAD justice an taught by Professor Smith during the Spring '10 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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