PHYSICS 180A: Fundamentals of Physics
Lecture Examples Sheet 17 with Solutions
1 A spring with force constant k = 1000 N/m hangs vertically from the ceiling. If a block of mass 5 kg is at rest
attached to the end of this spring, by how far does
October 13, 2017
Homework assignment 7
Homework assignment 7: Questions 45-51
45. Summarize the basic features of Christianity?
After looking at the reading and based on what I know. The basic features of Christianity was
Homework assignment 1
August 29, 2016
1. What is logos?
logos means the theory, or study, or rationalization of something. logos means word
in Greek, so it involves the act of speaking, or setting forth an ide
October 14, 2016
Allegory of the cave assignment
On the left side of my sketch you can see a chained person, fire, and a shadow of a tree. What
this side represents is that we are accepting what is being put in front of us
November 2, 2016
Homework assignment 8
58. For David Hume what are the analytic claims and give an example?
Analytic claims can also be referred to as relations of ideas. For David Hume the analytic claims a
October 5, 2016
Homework assignment 6
29. How did 1 contradict Platos two world theory?
To Plato, two worlds existed; the unspeakably lofty world of forms, and the world of mere
things. Aristotle contradicte
November 7, 2016
Homework assignment 9
62. What is Arthur Schopenhauers basic idea in his book, The world as Will and idea?
The world as Will and idea was fundamentally a repetition of Kantian ideads. He agr
Stoicism was a response to hedons and cynics
Stoicism Look at me I am without home, without a
Vain is the word of a philosopher that
does not heal any suffering of Do
just to have events
Homework assignment 2
August 26, 2016
1. What do the pre-Socratics have in common? In other words what is meant by the
expression, The one and the many?
Pre-Socratic philosophers have two things in common. On
Homework assigmnment 4
September 21, 2016
1. Who were the sophist?
the sophists are Protagoras, Gorgias, Thrasymachus, Callicles and Critias, Socrates,
plato, and Aristotle.
2. What was the basic teachings o
September 28, 2016
Homework Assignment 5
25. Summarize Platos allegory of the cave.
Platos philosophy is that we dont really know the true from of anything until we see its actual
form. A drawing of a cat is
Homework assignment 3
September 14, 2016
1. Give some basic details about the life of Siddhartha Gautama, (or the Buddha) and what
events led him to seek enlightenment?
Siddhartha Gautama (or the Buddha) wa
Final Review Notes
3 Approval Theories:
1) God-approval (Divine command theory)
2) I-Approval (Egoist)
3) Maj. Comm. (Cultural Relativism)
Moral Intuitionism: (Sense theory) An act is R means it displays universal property of rightness.
1) Faculty deficie
The difference between moral, immoral and amoral
o Moral: knowing the difference between R and W , and choosing R
o Immoral: knowing the difference between R and W, and choosing W
o Amoral: NOT knowing the difference between R and W.
The difference be