How well do you know Plato? [quiz]

The OUP Philosophy team have selected Plato (c. 429–c. 347 BC) as their February Philosopher of the Month. After his death in 347 BC, educators at the Academy continued teaching Plato’s works into
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The OUP Philosophy team have selected Plato (c. 429–c. 347 BC) as their February Philosopher of the Month. After his death in 347 BC, educators at the Academy continued teaching Plato’s works into the Roman era. Today he is perhaps the most widely studied philosopher of all time. The best known of all the ancient Greek philosophers, Plato laid the groundwork for Western philosophy and Christian theology. But how much do you know about his life? Take our quiz to see how much you know about Plato. Quiz image: The School of Athens, by Raphael (1509–1510). Public domain by Wikimedia Commons. Featured image credit: Athens Temple, by santa2. Public domain via Pixabay.   The post How well do you know Plato? [quiz] appeared first on OUPblog.         Related StoriesPhilosopher of the month: PlatoPlatonic reception: that obscure object of desireTest your knowledge of Baruch Spinoza [quiz] 

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