Question 1: If you knew a woman who was pregnant, who had 10 children already, five who were deaf, three who were blind, two were mentally retarded, and she had HIV, would you recommend that she have an abortion? Why or why not? Answer by considering some ethical theories.
Question 2: Supposed this year is 2016 and it is time to elect another Philippine president, and yours is the deciding vote. Here are the facts about the three leading candidates:
Candidate A: He associates with crooked politicians, and consults with astrologers. He's had two mistresses. He also chain smokes and drinks up to ten Marlboro a day.
Candidate B: He was ejected from office twice, sleeps until noon, used opium in college and drinks large amounts of whisky every evening.
Candidate C: He is a decorated war hero. He's a vegetarian, doesn't smoke, drinks an occasional beer and hasn't had any extra-marital affairs.
Which of these candidates would be your choice? Decide, and then justify by using ethical theories.
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