Philosophy 101


Needs to be done in 3 hour, no more. Please understand the importance of the timeframe.

Lesson 5

Follow the instructions. Write a journal about this 3 ideas: the only way to find genuine knowledge is to doubt everything that suggests itself as true (Descartes); to think and doubt is to exist (Descartes); human experience and human knowledge is limited to the phenomenal realm (Kant).


  • Include at least one paragraph for each of the following:

    • Fully describe each idea and why it is important to you.

    • Describe how each idea contributes toward a better understanding of life

    • Describe how each idea has relevance and application towards leading a better life.

      -Write one concluding paragraph summarizing your thoughts and ideas on Lessons 4 and 5.