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Choose one ethical dilemma from each groupGroup A: A newspaper columnist signs a contract with a newspaper chain. Severalmonths later she is offered a position with another newspaper chain at a highersalary. Because she would prefer making more money, she notifies the first chainthat she is breaking her contract. The courts will decide the legality of her action. Butwhat of the morality? Did the columnist behave ethically?An airline pilot goes for his regular medical checkup. The doctor discovers that hehas developed a heart murmur. The pilot only has a month to go before he is eligiblefor retirement. The doctor know this and wonders whether, under these unusualcircumstances, she is justified in withholding the information about the pilot’scondition.Group B: An office worker had a record of frequent absence. He used all hisvacation and sick leave days and frequently requested additional leave without pay.His supervisor and co-workers expressed great frustration because his absenteeismcaused bottlenecks in paperwork, created low morale in the office, and requiredothers to do his work in addition to their own. On the other hand, he felt he wasentitled to take his earned time and additional time off without pay. Was he right?Rhonda enjoys socializing with fellow employees at work, but their discussionusually consists of gossiping about other people, including several of her friends. Atfirst Rhonda feels uncomfortable talking in this way about people she is close to, butthen she decided it does no real harm and she feels no remorse for joining in.Please wait until at least Thursday to begin working on this assignment so you caninclude the information we are learning in the threads and in our readings in yourthought processes.Parameters for writing this paper:1. Answer the questions raised in the problems above. You will have two separatesections to your paper, one on each separate question in your chosen group. You do nothave to write an "English class" style paper this week. Answer each problem separately. 2. While writing your answers, incorporate the ideas of "good vs. evil," "wrong vs.right," and "ought/should be vs. what is." 3. Explain in your answer to each problem how Augustine and Aquinas would havesolved the problem based on what we learned about each here in the materials andcourse, and if they differ, why? 4. Your two sets of answers should be about two pages, double spaced.

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