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Philosophy Weekly Quiz 6

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Question 1

Which of the following is NOT an influence on the acceptability of a risk, according to Martin and Schinzinger?

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Question 2

Individuals' selective and inaccurate comparisons of risks are often used for what purposes, according to Winner?

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Question 3

Risks that are part of a job are often treated by workers in what way, according to Martin and Schinzinger?

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Question 4

Head-on collisions of passenger trains in the nineteenth century and mid-air break ups of the first jet airliner, the Comet, in the 1950s demonstrate what, according to Winner?

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Question 5

agnitude and proximity affect our perception of risk, according to Martin and Schinzinger. Which of the following is LEAST likely to affect our perception of risk?

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