Intro to Ancient Philosophy
Jon Buttaci, Monday 10 am
February 25, 2013
In the Meno, Socrates is presented with the problem of Menos paradox. Menos paradox
states that if you dont know something, there is no way you can inquire into it becau
History of Ancient Philosophy
Jon Butacci, Mondays, 10 am
April 7, 2013
In the Republic, Plato raises certain questions about the soul and then is forced to answer
them. Plato raises the questions Do we do these things with the same part of our
Planetary Rim Shots
o u . w o u l d . t h i n k .
Minnesota Fats was haunting the control room. JPL flight engineers
routinely send spacecraft not only to a single planet at a time, but bankshotting across the solar system from one world to another. F
Road to Jupiter
h e n . t h e . G a l i l e o . c r a f t
braked into orbit in 1995 to begin more than six years examining Jupiter and
its surprising moons, it was the culmination of the longest and most arduous
effort to launch and deli
Is There Life on Mars?
h e n .t h e .V i k i n g .l a n d e r s
touched down on the ocher surface of Mars in 1976, humanity was on the
edge of its seat with one question on its collective tongue: Is there life on our
The answer fro
Nose Job for a Rocket
h i l e .t h e .R a n g e r s .
and Surveyors were on their way to Earths Moon, JPL engineers were setting their sights farther afield with Mariner, a series of robotic craft designed
to journey to the closest neighboring planets
September 8 2016
Engineering Assignment #1
According to my survey analysis, a high earning salary was the highest reason to pursue
an engineering degree. The average salary for a student holding a bachelor's degree in
Phil 200 Apology
New/ Official Charges
Socrates corrupts the young, does not believe in the Gods in whom the city believes, but in
other new spiritual things.
Socrates studies things in the sky and below the earth, and makes t
Phil 200 Fall 2016 Final Exam Essay Questions
In the exam you will be given a choice of 7 questions taken from the list below, and asked to write
answers to 4 of them. You should plan to write on each question for approximately 20-25 minutes.
Should Socrates escape from prison?
Critos reasons for Socrates to escape:
Giving in to enemies is not just: Socrates could save easily save his life.
Socrates children will be orphans. He owes it to them to escape!
Socrates friends will ge
1.What are the new and old charges brought
against Socrates in Apology? Pick one of the
new charges and explain in detail how he
argues against it. Do his arguments show that
he is not guilty of the charges? Why or why not?
THE CATHOLIC UNIVERSITY
School of Theology and Religious Studies
TRS 201-15 Faith Seeking Understanding
FALL 2016 * 3 Credit Hours
Pangborn G024 * MWF 9:10 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Instructor: Ms. Christina Condyles
Office: Caldwell 125-10
Short Philosophy Paper One: A Paper Conference
Paper length: approximately 800 words. Please include a word count.
During the week of Oct. 37, you will present a paper on something we have read from
Plato so far. Sign up for a meeting on the sign-up sheet
from Spare Parts
t . t h e . h e a r t . o f . t h e
JPL community are researchers with enough creativity to make imaginative
use of research dollars. Theyre the ones in the trenches, building rovers
and other projects from spare par