What are the ways of knowing in Tok?

In TOK, there are eight different ways we can know something eight different ways of knowing (WOKs).Emotion. Memory. Sense Perception. Imagination. Reason. Intuition. Faith. Language.

Does art depend on past knowledge?

Since art is supposed to make you feel something, you can be influenced by the knowledge you have before you saw, heard the piece of art. Another area of knowledge linked to the arts is history. Some ways of knowing related to this question reason and intuition.

Why is the past important to the present?

In our past we see our failures and our enemies, our victories and our defeats. The past allows the people of the present and the future to learn without having to endure. We can see how others coped, we can see that others survived hard times. The past gives us courage and it protects us.

Why is the present the most important time in life?

The present moment is the only time we can modify with our actions and decisions. It’s important for us to stop for a second and think about the number of times we’ve kept ourselves from living in the present moment just out of fear of future or past memories.