ISB 200 Exam Questions

ISB 200 Exam Questions - Potential Exam Questions, ISB 200,...

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Potential Exam Questions, ISB 200, Section 002 1. What is methodological naturalism? a. A method of examining the natural world, which does not assume supernatural activities are going on. (Scientific Method) 2. What is substantive (ontological or metaphysical) naturalism? a. Taking position that there is no supernaturalism b. Almost atheist 3. What is creationism? a. The belief that the universe and the earth was created by a divine power 4. What is scientific creationism? a. Pseudo-science motivated by religious belief that seeks to find evidence that disproves evolution 5. What is intelligent --design? a. Biological life is so complex that it could not evolve in simple steps from a single ancestor 6. What was decided in Epperson v. Arkansas 1968? a. Decided by the supreme court in 1968, and struck down all anti-evolution laws in the United States b. Unconstitutional to prevent the teaching of evolution in public schools 7. What was decided in Edwards v. Aguillard 1987? a. Case decided by the supreme court in 1987, from Louisiana: If evolution is taught in high schools, then creationalism should be taught as well. b.
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This note was uploaded on 10/04/2011 for the course ISB 200 taught by Professor Ralphtaggart during the Spring '09 term at Michigan State University.

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