6.7 Quiz: Types

Question:

Why did we go into so much detail with types?

Choose an answer:
Because the instructor is a sadist.
Because then most of the details of concept types and relation types will follow fairly easily.

Hints at: 6 Core ontological ideas.

Question:

Which of the following is a type:

Choose an answer:
John
Person
Aalborg
Garfield
Romeo

Hints at: 5.1 Informal definition.

Question:

Which of the following is not a type:

Choose an answer:
Cat
City
42
Car
Knife

Hints at: 5.1 Informal definition.

Question:

Which of the following is true:

Choose an answer:
Bird is a subtype of Animal
Animal is a subtype of Bird

Hints at: 6 Core ontological ideas, 6.2 Subtype relation.

Question:

The type "Entity" is:

Choose an answer:
A supertype of everything else in a type hierarchy.
A subtype of everything else in a type hierarchy.

Hints at: 6.3 Entity and Absurdity.

Question:

The type "Absurdity" is:

Choose an answer:
A supertype of everything else in a type hierarchy.
A subtype of everything else in a type hierarchy.

Hints at: 6.3 Entity and Absurdity.

Question:

If A is a subtype of B, then

Choose an answer:
A inherits all the properties of B
B inherits all the propertis of A

Hints at: 6.4 Inheritance.

Question:

Is it possible for a type to inherit from more than one type?

Choose an answer:
No
Yes

Hints at: 6.5 Multiple inheritance.


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