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Ancient Asian Political and Philosophical Thought Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How does Hinduism approach the concept of reality?

Question 2 2. What does the word 'nirvana' mean?

Question 3 3. The three main deities of Hinduism are collectively known as the _____.

Question 4 4. A new adherent to Taoism might reference which of the following texts?

Question 5 5. Which statement about Brahma in Hinduism is FALSE?

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Question 6 6. Those who follow the Hindu religion believe that all of reality and creation is part of a vague, yet divine, entity known as _____.

Question 7 7. Individuals with filial piety _____.

Question 8 8. How are the Tripitaka utilized in Theravada Buddhism?

Question 9 9. A person who follows severe self-discipline through his or her life is living a life of _____.

Question 10 10. Dharma, the moral force which orders the universe, could also be defined as one's _____.

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Question 11 11. Which of these statements is the most historically accurate?

Question 12 12. A dome-shaped Buddhist shrine is known as a _____.

Question 13 13. What is NOT true about Master Kung?

Question 14 14. Who is credited with bringing Confucianism to the forefront of the Han Dynasty and ancient Chinese political life?

Question 15 15. What is moksha to the Hindu faith?

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Question 16 16. The Tao-te Ching is considered to be the most important and central text in Taoism. Choose the description that corresponds to Tao-te Ching.

Question 17 17. Jayna has read extensively on Taoism and considers herself to be a Taoist. Which of the following would best describe Jayna's foundational belief?

Question 18 18. Which of these is NOT correct regarding the two most important Taoist texts?

Question 19 19. According to tradition, why did Asoka convert to Buddhism?

Question 20 20. What is FALSE about the first man believed to have received the inspiration of Taoism?

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Question 21 21. The ancient Japanese code of samurai conduct, which impacted Confucianism in Japan, was known as the _____.

Question 22 22. Which empire did Asoka rule?

Question 23 23. Which aspect of the Hindu belief system reminds you of the phrase: What goes around comes around?

Question 24 24. Tung Chung-shu referred to _____ as the 'Son of Heaven'.

Question 25 25. During a Buddhism lecture, your classmates talk about a tree that signifies wisdom to Buddhists. They are probably talking about the _____.

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Question 26 26. Feudalism is power based on _____

Question 27 27. After converting to Buddhism, Asoka passed many peaceful edicts known to history as the _____.

Question 28 28. How is the nature of Hinduism as a religion affected by the belief in deities like Brahma, Vishnu, and Shiva existing alongside the belief in the concept of Brahman?

Question 29 29. What is FALSE about ancient Confucianism?

Question 30 30. All of the following statements about Taoism in Korea between the 16th and 18th Centuries are true EXCEPT:

Ancient Asian Political and Philosophical Thought Chapter Exam Instructions

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