02.06.13

Look back over Buddhism WODs and read through your notes. Find questions you struggled to answer and target them for revision. Remember you are welcome to pop in or post a questionj if you get stuck 🙂

01.06.13

Look back over Belief and Science WODs and read through your notes. Find questions you struggled to answer and target them for revision. Remember you are welcome to pop in or post a questionj if you get stuck 🙂

31/05.13

Look back over Morality in the Modern World WODs and read through your notes. Find questions you struggled to answer and target them for revision. Remember you are welcome to pop in or post a questionj if you get stuck 🙂

30.05.13 (Zaiem) 40min

1

a) Describe the Cosmological Argument. 4 AE

b) How does the Big Bang Theory contradict the Cosmological Argument. 4 KU

2

a) Describe the account of creation as stated in Genesis 1. 4 KU

b) What evidence is there to support evolution? 4 KU

c) “You can never believe in both Evolution and Genesis” To what extent would Christians agree? 10 AE

29.05.13 (Nicola) 55min

1a) How do Buddhists describe samsara (6KU)

1b) Explain the impact of belief in samsara on the lives of Buddhists. (6AE)

2a) Describe Buddhists account of the goals of life (6KU)

2b) Explain how Buddhists reach nirvana (6AE)

3a) Describe the types of meditation (4KU)

3b) Describe ways in which Buddhists show devotion to the Dharma (4KU)

3c) ‘The eightfold path is the only way to reach nirvana’
How far would Buddhists agree (8AE)

28.05.13 (Chloe) 28min

1
a) What are the strengths and limitations of Kantian Ethics? 4KU
b) Evaluate a religious viewpoint you have studied on the reliability of sources of religious morality. 4AE

2
a) Describe two causes of crime. 4KU
b) “Environmental causes of crime causes many moral issues”. Explain TWO of these moral issues. 6AE

27.05.13 (Andrew) 55min

1a) Describe the scientific method (6 KU)
1b) Evaluate the weaknesses of the scientific method. (4AE)
2a) Describe the origins of the universe from the Bible. (6KU)
2b) To what extent is the biblical account of the origins of the universe compatible with the Big Bang Theory. (6AE)
3a) Describe the process of Natural Selection (5KU)
3b) “No rational person can believe in the accounts in Genesis” Evaluate

26.05.13 (Steven) 24min

1a) Describe the four noble truths. 6KU

1b) “understanding the 4 noble truths is central to the path of enlightenment”- To what extent would Buddhists agree? 6AE

2a) what do Buddhists understand about Samsara. 6KU

2b) Explain the importance of samsara in the lives of Buddhists. 6AE

3a) Describre the three marks of excistance. 6KU

3b) what is the Dhrama. 2KU

3c)”Anatta is the most important of the three means of existence”- How far would Buddhist agree. 8AE

25.05.13 (Laura) 55min

1 .

a) Describe the issues raised by the Euthyphro Dilemma. 4KU

b) Give examples of moral teachings from religion 4KU

c) Describe the main principles of consequentialist ethics 4KU

d) Explain how consequentialist ethics can be applied to the purposes of punishment 4AE

2 .

a) Describe the historic use of capital punishment in the UK 4KU

b) “Capital punishment raises many moral concerns and it was right that the UK abolished it .” Do you agree? 4 AE

3 .

a) Describe two forms of punishment applied in the UK. 4KU

b) “Imprisonment is the most effective form of punishment.” Evaluate one secular and one religious response to this statement. 10AE

24.05.13 (Kirsten) 55min

1. a) What is meant by a literal and a symbolic interpretation of the Bible? 6KU
b) Evaluate the reliability of the sources of revelation? 4AE

2. a) Describe the Teleological Argument. 6KU
b) How far would Christians agree with the Teleological Argument? 6AE

3. a) Describe the Big Bang Theory. 5KU
b) Describe Genesis 1 as an account of the creation of the universe. 3KU
c) “The Big Bang Theory and Genesis 1 are never compatible.”
How far would Christians agree? 10 AE

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