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Which of the following is a key benefit of philosophy

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Which of the following is a key benefit of philosophy?Philosophy identifies ways we can improve relationships.Philosophy allows us to construct logical arguments.Philosophy teaches us about other cultures.Philosophy helps us understand how people behave.CONCEPT
Benefits of Philosophy and Ethics21Which of the following represents rule utilitarianism?CONCEPT
Act and Rule Utilitarianism22Stefan is from Spain and is visiting Denmark. He finds himself very popular among nativeDanes because they like his casual and relaxed nature. When Stefan is invited to a local
family’s home for dinner, he arrives late and is surprised that his hosts have seeminglytaken offense.“This is how we do it in Spain,” he explained with a smile. “Dinner times are approximateand we arrive when we can.”“That is not how we do it in Denmark,” replied his host, rather stiffly.According to conventionalism, who has the stronger ethical stance— Stefan or hishost?
CONCEPTApplying Conventionalism23Susan is studying the morality of taking terminally ill patients off life support. After thoroughresearch and consideration of many different views, she argues that doctors have a moralobligation to use whatever means are available to preserve a patient's life.Which step of philosophical inquiry has Susan done?
The Philosophical Approach to Inquiry24Which action demonstrates a shortcoming of virtue-based ethics?Donating to a charity out of a sense of superiority and egoParticipating in an anti-war protest due to personal convictions about the morality of warRefusing to engage in gossip out of a sense of respect for others’ privacyLying so that a coworker will lose his jobCONCEPTAdvantages and Shortcomings of Virtue-Based Ethics25Which of the following is the best definition for philosophy?A method of explaining the fundamental nature of existenceA set of beliefs that is accepted as true without evidenceThe pursuit of truths that cannot be determined empiricallyThe study of using argumentation and logic to persuade others
CONCEPTIntroduction to Philosophy
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