What is the problem of free will?

  1. (a) What is the problem of free will? (b) What are the two common sense ideas that seem to conflict and thus give rise to the free will problem? (c) According to William James, what are the unpleasant implications of determinism? (d) Do you agree that the implications are as menacing as William James thinks they are? Explain.

Explain thoroughly and in detail.

Possible helpful source: https://press.rebus.community/intro-to-phil-of-mind/chapter/freedom-of-the-will/