November 2021 TOK essay Prescribed Title #6 – Key words and phrases

6. “We are rarely completely certain, but we are frequently certain enough.” Discuss this statement with reference to two areas of knowledge.  “rarely completely certain” – It is easy to find areas in AOKs and real-life examples where things are fairly certain but are not completely certain.  Of course, different people and different groups of Read more…

November 2021 Prescribed Titles – basic knowledge questions for prescribed title #6

6. “We are rarely completely certain, but we are frequently certain enough.” Discuss this statement with reference to two areas of knowledge.  What is necessary for scientific knowledge to have certainty?  To what extent is it possible to have certain historical knowledge? To what extent does language affect the certainty of knowledge Read more…