48.Which of the following statements reflects a relativist view of ethics?
A There is an unchanging set of ethical principles that apply in all situations
B The subject to all ethical situations is the self
C The ethics appropriate for a given situation will depend on the conditions at the time
49.Which one of the following statements is a criticism of absolutism?
A It is based on a fundamental contradiction
B It takes no account of changing norms in society
C It leads to a culture of anything goes
D It promotes the pursuing of short-term selfish desires(2 marks)
48.C Rationale:Statement A refers to absolutism and Statement B refers to egoism.
49.B Rationale:Statements A and C are criticisms of relativism and Statement D refers to egoism.