• Ethics question?

    Suppose your friend is an animal rights advocate for the same reasons that Singer is (utilitarian calculations). She thinks our system of meat production should be abolished, but by her own lights, her utilitarianism could sanction: A. a cruel but quick form of meat production. B. meat production in foreign countries. C. meat production that was... show more
    Suppose your friend is an animal rights advocate for the same reasons that Singer is (utilitarian calculations). She thinks our system of meat production should be abolished, but by her own lights, her utilitarianism could sanction: A. a cruel but quick form of meat production. B. meat production in foreign countries. C. meat production that was even more cruel than the system we have now. D. a humane form of meat production.
    1 answer · Homework Help · 4 days ago
  • Ethics question?

    Every year, snake charmers in India used reptiles to make money during the Hindu snake festival. But animal welfare activists protested that the snakes were being injured during the process and later killed. In this conflict, who would be likely to side with the snake charmers? A. Jeremy Bentham B. Peter Singer C. René Descartes D. Tom Regan
    Every year, snake charmers in India used reptiles to make money during the Hindu snake festival. But animal welfare activists protested that the snakes were being injured during the process and later killed. In this conflict, who would be likely to side with the snake charmers? A. Jeremy Bentham B. Peter Singer C. René Descartes D. Tom Regan
    2 answers · Homework Help · 7 days ago
  • Ethics question?

    Animal rights activists waged a highly effective campaign against the practice of seal hunting, an activity that constituted the heart of Canadian Inuit culture and identity. The campaign devastated the Inuit economy and created a host of health, social, and cultural problems for them. Whose moral outlook would likely be kinder to the Inuit on this... show more
    Animal rights activists waged a highly effective campaign against the practice of seal hunting, an activity that constituted the heart of Canadian Inuit culture and identity. The campaign devastated the Inuit economy and created a host of health, social, and cultural problems for them. Whose moral outlook would likely be kinder to the Inuit on this issue? A. Aquinas’s B. Peter Singer’s C. Tom Regan’s D. a combination of Singer’s and Regan’s
    3 answers · Homework Help · 7 days ago
  • Ethics question?

    The claim that merely having the DNA of the human species gives beings moral considerability has been undermined by: A. studies of animal anatomy. B. DNA research. C. the logical possibility of animals existing on other planets. D. the logical possibility of creatures who have full moral status but no DNA.
    The claim that merely having the DNA of the human species gives beings moral considerability has been undermined by: A. studies of animal anatomy. B. DNA research. C. the logical possibility of animals existing on other planets. D. the logical possibility of creatures who have full moral status but no DNA.
    1 answer · Philosophy · 7 days ago
  • Ethics question?

    To say that an animal has moral status is to say that: A. it is an object of direct moral consideration or concern. B. it is alive and sentient. C. it is worthy of moral concern because of its relationship to others. D. there are no limits to the amount of suffering that can be inflicted on it.
    To say that an animal has moral status is to say that: A. it is an object of direct moral consideration or concern. B. it is alive and sentient. C. it is worthy of moral concern because of its relationship to others. D. there are no limits to the amount of suffering that can be inflicted on it.
    1 answer · Philosophy · 7 days ago
  • Ethics question?

    According to Kant, if we treat a cashier as a means to the end of buying food, we perform an action that is: A. indeterminate. B. permissible. C. hypothetical. D. impermissible.
    According to Kant, if we treat a cashier as a means to the end of buying food, we perform an action that is: A. indeterminate. B. permissible. C. hypothetical. D. impermissible.
    1 answer · Homework Help · 1 week ago
  • Job search quest?

    I work as an office assistant at a hospital in Idaho and I desperately want to find a similar job in another state. Is it possible to get a job like the job in another state. Is it possible to get a job similar to the one I have in another state without a college degree?
    I work as an office assistant at a hospital in Idaho and I desperately want to find a similar job in another state. Is it possible to get a job like the job in another state. Is it possible to get a job similar to the one I have in another state without a college degree?
    2 answers · Other - Careers & Employment · 2 weeks ago
  • Geography question?

    What type of deformation is shown in the image? A. brittle B. ductile C. fracturing
    What type of deformation is shown in the image? A. brittle B. ductile C. fracturing
    2 answers · Engineering · 2 months ago
  • Geography question?

    The Pleistocene Epoch ________. A. is associated with the Laurentide ice sheet B. completely iced over Earth's water surfaces C. started about a billion years ago D. completely iced over Earth's land surfaces
    The Pleistocene Epoch ________. A. is associated with the Laurentide ice sheet B. completely iced over Earth's water surfaces C. started about a billion years ago D. completely iced over Earth's land surfaces
    3 answers · Homework Help · 2 months ago
  • Geography question?

    What volcano on the island of Sumatra is described as the world’s most ominous volcano? A. Toba B. Ulawun C. Popocatépetl D. Krakatoa E. Merapi
    What volcano on the island of Sumatra is described as the world’s most ominous volcano? A. Toba B. Ulawun C. Popocatépetl D. Krakatoa E. Merapi
    2 answers · Geography · 2 months ago
  • Geography Question?

    What is the source of water to the Carbon River and Puyallup River? A. Both rivers are fed by precipitation runoff from the northern flanks of Mt. Rainier. B. Both rivers are fed by water discharged from lakes to the northwest of Orting. C. Both rivers are fed by glacial meltwater from the northern flanks of Mt. Rainier. D.... show more
    What is the source of water to the Carbon River and Puyallup River? A. Both rivers are fed by precipitation runoff from the northern flanks of Mt. Rainier. B. Both rivers are fed by water discharged from lakes to the northwest of Orting. C. Both rivers are fed by glacial meltwater from the northern flanks of Mt. Rainier. D. Both rivers are fed by glacial meltwater from the southern flanks of Mt. Rainier.
    1 answer · Geography · 2 months ago
  • Geography question?

    Continental crust cannot be subducted so the interior of each continent has a core of very old crystalline rock known as a ________. A. craton B. continental embryo C. pluton D. rift valley E. mountain chain
    Continental crust cannot be subducted so the interior of each continent has a core of very old crystalline rock known as a ________. A. craton B. continental embryo C. pluton D. rift valley E. mountain chain
    Homework Help · 2 months ago
  • Geography question?

    Which of the following is not a piece of strong evidence that supports the theory of plate tectonics? A. The ability to explain oceanic trenches B. The ability to explain mid-oceanic ridges C. The ability to explain why Earth's crust is rigid D. The ability to explain many earthquake zones E. The ability to explain many volcanic zones
    Which of the following is not a piece of strong evidence that supports the theory of plate tectonics? A. The ability to explain oceanic trenches B. The ability to explain mid-oceanic ridges C. The ability to explain why Earth's crust is rigid D. The ability to explain many earthquake zones E. The ability to explain many volcanic zones
    2 answers · Homework Help · 2 months ago