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True or False

Place a check mark next to the TRUE statements below.

1. God can exist and not exist at the same time.
2. The Universe does exist and is real.
3. Something that cannot create itself is called "contingent."
4. Science has proven that the Universe had a beginning.
5. Some material things do not have a cause.
6. The Universe created itself from nothing.
7. The cause always comes before, and always is greater than, its effect.
8. Matter and mind are the same thing.

Multiple Choice

Select the correct answers below.

1. Which of the following terms applies to the Universe?

2. Every material thing must have a cause described by which of the following phrases?
Greater than itself
Less than itself
Equal to itself
None of these

3. Everything that exists falls into which two categories below?

4. Which ancient group of rocks was used for astronomical predictions?
The Great Barrier Reef
Statue of Liberty
Rock City

5. If a material thing exists, then it must have had which two of the following?
Car engine

Fill In The Blanks

1. The exists and is .

2. Either God exist or He does not . There is no ground.

3. If the Universe did not itself, it must have a .

4. The First Law of states that matter and can neither be nor destroyed.

5. The did not create itself. Such and idea is , both philosophically and .


Match the related concepts (place the correct letter in the space provided by each number).

1. A case that cannot be refuted A. Universe
2. The Law of Cause and Effect B. Matter
3. Had a beginning, and will have an end C. Cause
4. Law of Conservation of Energy D. Mind
5. Cannot create itself E. Cosmological Argument
6. Must come before the effect F. First Law of Thermodynamics
7. Things are running down G. Prima facie
8. Only thing that could be eternal H. Second Law of Thermodynamics

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