May 2020 Theory of Knowledge Essay (TOK Essay): 9/10점View Junjujun916's Full Store
2020년도에 작성하고 제출했던 TOK Essay입니다.
본 문서는 2020년도에 작성되었고 점수는 9/10점으로 고득점을 했습니다. 저의 KQ는 Prompt 5: “Given that every theory has its limitations, we need to retain a multiplicity of theories to understand the world.”입니다. AOK는 저의 HL과목들에 맞게 Human Science (Economics)와 Natural Science(Physics)를 선택했습니다.
HKU, HKUST, U of T, McGill, Waterloo, Purdue 등등 다수의 외국대학에 모두 Computer Science로 합격했으며 현재 Purdue 대학교 재학중입니다.
Theory of Knowledge Essay
Prompt 5 : “Given that every theory has its limitations, we need to retain a multiplicity of theories to understand the world.” Discuss this claim with reference to two areas of knowledge.
Colloquially, the concept of theory suggests that a theory is just a hunch. However, by definition, it is “a supposition or a system of ideas intended to explain something, especially one based on general principles independent of the thing to be explained (Merriam Webster).” Thus, when an idea is presented by theory, it is testable.
It is widely assumed that theories have limitations and that newer theories build on other previous theories to create knowledge. This further leads one to assume that multiple theories need to be retained to acquire an understanding of the world. Time is a continually varying factor, and thus, with time contexts do change, it may lead us to believe that the applicability of a theory or theories must be judged with relevance to that era. Can a conclusion be reached only if a theory stands the test of time? This also raises the question of how much evidence is required for a theory to be accepted as a basis of our understanding of the world…
- 총 페이지수: 7 pages
- 과목명: TOK
- 주제: Given that every theory has its limitations, we need to retain a multiplicity of theories to understand the world
- The file is in PDF format.
May 2020 Theory of Knowledge Essay (TOK Essay): 9/10점