The only way to understand the concepts and techniques of philosophical writing is to use them. We’ve created a number of exercises which will allow you to practice the use of the concepts we’ve introduced to you.

These exercises are hosted by Sporcle. Your answers are completely anonymous, and you can do the exercises as many times as you like.


  • FallaciesIdentify the logical fallacies in these example arguments.
  • Areas of Philosophy — Identify the area of philosophy being described.
  • Paradoxes — Identify the paradox from the description.
  • Logical Validity — Test your understanding of the concept of validity by identifying the valid arguments.