Healthy Habits

Food Swap sugary drinks (soda, Gatorade, etc.) for water as much as possible. (Level 1) Movement Add 20min + of high-intensity training (HR over 150bpm) 4 times per week. (Level 3) Sleep Switch to airplane mode when going to bed. (Level 2) Thoughts Come up with a coping strategy to help deal with stress

TOK Journal Post #12

  Summarize what the main point(s) of the two essays into one short paragraph each. Article #1 – Art and Truth: Artists that are involved in all kinds of forms of art have some sort of moral choice to illustrate social truth within their work. The reason for this assumption is because art usually has […]

TOK Journal Post #11

The arts are concerned with entertainment, not knowledge. Personally, I believe that this statement is true to a certain extent. The arts can both be used for entertainment and knowledge. For example, in entertainment, there are movies, fiction books, and many other forms. Similarly, in the knowledge section of arts, there are things such as […]

TOK Journal Post #10

How can scientists decide between competing hypotheses? There are a few things that scientist tend to look at when competing hypotheses. The first is the fact that scientist are more likely to believe ideas that explain the observation/belief better. Science after all is based heavily on reasoning and determining what is the truth. Scientist will […]

TOK Journal Post #9

Similar to the problem of defining art, the distinction between science and pseudoscience is equally unclear. I think that distinction to me personally is quite clear as to what science and pseudoscience. However, the reason for this is because of what my beliefs are and is personal for all. For example, I believe that Chinese […]

TOK Journal Post #8

What distinguishes Natural Science from other AOKs? Speaking on a general level about the natural sciences is the fact that they are very straightforward with essentially no leeway around them in terms of explaining them. Science is based on experimentation and observation of the natural world and is built upon globally. Science, unlike other AOK’s […]

TOK Journal Post #7

Real life situation: Renaming of certain locations around the world Governments have the power to separate territory and rename it whenever they feel like, which may affect those involved with it. Knowledge question: To what extent do labels affect our perception? I think that answering this question is quite important as labels are something that we kind of […]

TOK Journal Post #6

Article 1: Explicit comments: Iceland is now home to a new type of plant The plants are a mixture of purple and blue There is a mixture of support for it Implicit Comments: The people writing to article do not support these flowers Tourists get more excited about it than locals. It could be used […]

TOK Journal Post #5

Knowledge in the arts is clearly story-like, whereas knowledge in natural science is clearly map-like In personal regard to this statement first. I believe that this is absolutely true. In science, everything that is done and information that is derived from science always comes with evidence behind its explanations. There is always a logical reasoning […]

TOK Journal Post #4

“Do the problems of language always limit the production of knowledge?” From a personal standpoint, I believe that there are a lot of factors that go into whether language limits the production of knowledge. For example, language can be extremely clear and precise in the hands of a skilled speaker/writer. However, with such an extreme […]

TOK Journal Post #3

 The arts are all about emotional expression: emotion is the most important thing in this area of knowledge Arguments for: For me personally, I do believe that emotion plays a major role in art. The reason why I say this is because if you have ever visited a museum or art gallery, there always seems […]