Philosophical Questions - Queen Mary's High School
January 2017Next Month
|1||2RS - All Y10 Medical Ethics off timetable all day||3||4|
|5||6||7External Student Family Day||8||9||10Y12 to Y13 Opt in||11|
|19||20||21Y8 Parents Evening||22||23||24||25|
|2||3Arts EventHouse Dance||4||5Parent Drop InSpring Concert||6||7Staff Training Day||8|
|23||24||25Open Morning||26Head Girl Assembly||27Junior Maths Challenge Y8Open Morning||28||29|
|2||3||4Birmingham HE Conference tbc||5Y12 UCAS Preparation Day||6||7||8|
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- Where does everything come from?
- Are humans different from humans? If so how?
- How do I know what is true?
- Can computers really think?
- Is truth something you feel or do you have to prove it?
- Can wisdom be taught?
- If event A is happening at the same time as event B, must event B be happening at the same time as event A?
- Could any animal be kept as a pet?
- The word ‘science’ comes from the Latin scio, meaning ‘I know’. If you know just anything, does that make you a scientist?
- Is there life elsewhere?
- If we define fear as ‘something that can hurt us’, why are we afraid of spiders.
- If you take one grain away from a mound of sand, when does it cease to be a mound?
- Why don’t we have just one ear in the middle of our face?
- If a park has a no vehicles sign, are you breaking the law if you take a pram into it?
- Would you rather be a novel or a poem?
- Can history stop the next war?
- If you are not in California, how do you know it exists?
- Tell me about a banana.