What is philosophy ?

 

http://www.northern.wvnet.edu/~gnorton/phil200/philec1.htm

1  Where did the term philosophy come from and what does it mean ?

 

2  What are some common questions asked by philosophers ?

 

http://www.northern.wvnet.edu/~gnorton/phil200/philec5.htm

 

3  What are two of the most basic questions of philosophy ?

 

4  What is skepticism ?   What do you think of this philosophy ?

 

5  What is the scientific method ?  How is this related to the study of philosophy ?

 

"The unexamined life is not worth living."

Socrates

Explain what you think is meant by the above quote

 

Personal Philosophy

 "philosophy is a system for guiding life and conduct"

An example "Do unto others as you would have them do unto you" , "There is a sucker born every minute"

What is your personal philosophy ?