Honors INQ 111: Quiz 1

1) Terms (70%): identify 10 of 12 terms for which a brief description will be given (a list of all the terms will be provided)

2) Short-answer questions (30%): several short-answer questions

For review:

1. Materials from week 1 through 7 Oct (focus on significant issues in the assigned readings)

2. Sample questions you should be ready to answer:

1) What is liberal arts education? (e.g., Newman, Shapiro, WC mission statement)

2) How do the following texts interrelate, and how do they relate to some of the goals of Inquiry (NB: this assumes your knowledge of some of the goals of Inquiry):


    Blind Men and the Elephant

    Calandra's "Angels on a Pin"


    Plato's "Allegory of the Cave"


3) What is critical thinking? Why is it important? What 3 texts speak to this issue? How so?

4) What does seeing have to do with epistemology?

5) What critical questions arise from juxtaposing Rachels and Miner?

3. highlighted terms on the R-drive