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Most of the quizes online that try to gauge your views with a philosopher are not too good, or written by Joe off the street. I found one that seems to be better compared to the others and was written by a professor from Vassar

If you're interested it consists of 24 agree/disagree questions that you also can rank the importance of each statement in your life.

My ranking was:

1) Hume
2) Kant
3) Aristotle
4) Plato
5) Protagoras
6) Sextus Empiricus
7) Augustine

And then my 8 and 9 did not even register for the most parts, which were Aquinas and Nietzsche.

I am not so sure of the reliability/validity of the quiz, of course it should be taken with a grain of salt.... but it does seem to provide an interesting starting off point for a person interested in pursuing more information.

Where did you fall? Who was your number 1? Do you agree or disagree with what the quiz stated?

Originally posted to BFSkinner on Thu May 19, 2011 at 05:56 PM PDT.

Also republished by DKOMA, Progressive Friends of the Library Newsletter, and Progressive Hippie.


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