good question for a student to post in the discussion area is one that
will require students to use their critical analysis skills.
good question will require the respondent to demonstrate both factual
knowledge of the content and a comprehension of how the knowledge applies
to the humans.
should not be a simple "look-up in the textbook" question or
just a "what's your opinion?" question.
Here is an example of the kind of question I am looking for from you.
How are Hindus like the Buddhists?
Why do people believe in a deity?
Why do people believe if there is no evidence or really stromg proof or argument to support the belief in a deity?
Is it possible for people to be moral if they are not religious?
Here are otherexamples of a good questions:
What might motivate any person to participate in a religion?
What possible meaning is there to religious claims about a non-physical realm?
must post your class-discussion questions in the 'Discussion' area.)
question requires knowledge (What The Greeks at the time of Socrates were
facing), comprehension (applying the knowledge to a personal example), and
critical analysis (What are the issues involved in asking these
I will evaluate the quality of your discussion questions, as well as the quality (and quantity) of your answers to the questions asked by me and the other students.