Transcript for scene 5 of the video " Knowing the Truth, Absolutely" by Rolf Witzsche  

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Among Plato' writing is the famous Meno dialogue

Among Plato' writing is the famous Meno dialogue. In the dialog, in a similar academy setting, Socrates tells his friend Menon that even a boy who has no training in geometry and mathematics, is able to understand complex problems, and is able to understand with absolute certainty that what he understands is correct. 

Socrates asks his friend Menon to select someone from his workers, and that he would prove his case in him.

 

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