Answers to the games will appear in the next issue
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IF A FRENCHMAN GOES ON ABOUT SEAGULLS, TRAWLERS AND SARDINES, HE’S CALLED A PHILOSOPHER. I’D JUST BE CALLED A SHORT SCOTTISH BUM TALKING CRAP.” SCOTLAND NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM MANAGER GORDON STRACHAN WAS BORN AND RAISED IN EDINBURGH.
Since Spring is upon us, and color is beginning to appear everywhere, this issue's quiz has to do with colors in poems. See if you can come uo with the proper color as am answer. Because it is spring this one is easy!1. What color are the yorlins?
2. What color are the "rashes"?
3. What color is the rose my love is like?
4. What color eyes does Robert Burns say will cause his death, if the lass will not listen to his vows?
5. Burns says he would like to be a bird that could shelter on a bush. What color blossoms would the bush have?
ANSWERS TO Last Month's' QUIZ:
1. Who is the Scot often called the "father of capitalism"?
2. This moral philosopher's work during the enlightenment had an enormous impact. His Treatise on Human Understanding and other works impacted Immanuel Kant, Jeremy Bentham.Adam Smith and Charles Darwin among others.
Ans. David Hume
3. This Dundee born historian/philosopher - one of the "elders" of the Scottish academics - was educated at St. Andrews and Paris. He was involved in the creation of the University of Aberdeen and was its first principle.He lectured on divinity and medicine. His most famous work is Historia Gentis Scotorum (History of the Scottish People) He was a friend of Desiderius Erasmus and chief adviser to William Elphinstone, bishop of Aberdeen.
Ans. Hector Boece
4. The concept of "moral philosophy" is often traced to the writings of this Scottish philosopher whose work, work, A System of Moral Philosophy, was first published in Glasgow in 1755
Ans. Francis Hutcheson
5. Can you name this Scottish philosopher who lived in High Middle Ages? He was known for his contributions in the areas of natural theology, metaphysics, the theory of knowledge, ethics and moral philosophy.He believed knowledge is derived from experience and that revelation is not the only way to "know God"
Ans. John Duns Scotus