QUIZ 3 ANSWERS - Quiz 3A - Answers 1. Ayn Rands philosophy...

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Quiz 3A - Answers 1. Ayn Rand’s philosophy of Objectivism is best summarized by which of the following statements? a. Take care of others, especially those who are less fortunate, as you are not entitled to the sole benefit of what was given to you b. Consider all the stakeholders in a decision and strive for the greatest good for the greatest number. c. Try to achieve your maximum potential as a human being, and pursue whatever you rationally decide is in your best interests d. Act as if your decision was to become a general rule for others to follow e. Be sure that you act rationally in all things and consider others first 2. Who wrote the following? “Justice is unrelenting. Creative individuals and undeviating purpose and rationality achieve joy and fulfillment. Parasites who persistently avoid purpose or reason perish as they should.” a. Ayn Rand b. Socrates c. Gore Vidal d. Alan Greenspan e. John Welch, Jr. 3. What is a “social contract?” a. A formal written agreement to abide by society’s rules and regulations b. A non-binding informal agreement to participate in certain social behavior c. A contract between you and your friends to support each other, and to cooperate in the event of adverse events d. A contract between two societies to cooperate and support each other, and defend each other against outside enemies e. An understood agreement among members of a society to abide by certain standards of behavior, even without any formal agreement 4. For a rule or norm to be part of the “moral free space” as defined by Donaldson and Dunfee, it must meet all of the following criteria EXCEPT: a. It must be supported by the attitudes and behavior of the majority
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This note was uploaded on 01/23/2012 for the course BUSINESS IDS301 taught by Professor O'byrne during the Spring '09 term at San Diego State.

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QUIZ 3 ANSWERS - Quiz 3A - Answers 1. Ayn Rands philosophy...

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