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This quiz tests What philosopher/philosophy do you most closely agree with? Self-Interested Act Utilitarianism Philosophy Knowledge Quizzes, Trivia, IQ Tests
This Philosophy IQ Quiz is based upon the selector What philosopher/philosophy do you most closely agree with? by thisguy.
Test your knowledge of:
Self-Interested Act Utilitarianism

Show what you know by answering true or false to the following. Answer ''false'' if neither applies or if you're not sure. Your score will be calculated on the next page.

Your first question is below.


Is the maximization of happiness the goal of morality?
True False

Should people be free to act in their self-interest?
True False

Should people always act in their material self-interest?
True False

Does all morality come from God?
True False

Is reason more important in formulating morality than faith or feelings are?
True False

Are there moral rules (yes) or should moral decisions be made on a case-by-case basis (no)?
True False

Should people be strong (yes) or humble and restrained (no)?
True False

Should people put the well-being of others above their own?
True False

Is it morally desirable for people to give up physical comforts?
True False

Should the morality of actions be based on their intent?
True False

Should the morality of actions be based on their ends?
True False

Is there a conflict between personal self-interest and the well-being of the community?
True False

If the answer to the above question is yes, then should the individual go ahead with pursuing his/her self-interest (yes) or sacrifice for the community (no)?
True False

Now that you have answered all the questions, continue to the Show Me My Score button below.

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