GVPT101 Quiz 5

Introduction to Political Theory (Spring 2020)

General Instructions: This quiz needs to be submitted by 1159 (eastern time) at the end of Week 5. Please cite all sources in appropriate format (https://sites.umuc.edu/library/libhow/gethelp-citing.cfm) and try to use at least 2 references from this week’s readings and then outside sources are authorized. The length of your answers should be between 400-500 words.

Question 1: Explain the main differences between the concept of Utilitarianism as written Bentham and Mill’s?

Question 2: Take any political topic of the day (abortion, gun control, border security, etc) and apply the concept of utilitarianism to support your position on the topic.