History Alive Chapter 3: World Religions Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The Abbasid family brought Islam to a 'Golden Age' but would ultimately be defeated at the hands of the _____.

Question 2 2. Hinduism holds moksha to be the _____.

Question 3 3. What is moksha to the Hindu faith?

Question 4 4. What is the belief in Trinity?

Question 5 5. Why do the minority Shiites mainly reside in Iran, Southern Iraq, and Southern Lebanon?

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Question 6 6. The followers of Abu Bakr would come to be known as the _____ Muslims.

Question 7 7. In Hinduism, atman is defined as one's _____.

Question 8 8. Which of the following individuals was MOST likely to believe in Zoroastrianism in the time of Mohammed?

Question 9 9. Which aspect of the Hindu belief system reminds you of the phrase: What goes around comes around?

Question 10 10. Which tree is known in Buddhism as the Tree of Wisdom?

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Question 11 11. Buddha can be translated as the

Question 12 12. What is the Buddhist term for a person who can attain Nirvana but delays it in order to help others?

Question 13 13. Which tribe first welcomed Mohammed as a prophet?

Question 14 14. Almost the entire Christian Bible was written by _____ men.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is TRUE about the Confucian concept of Te?

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Question 16 16. Which religion was at the roots of early Christian church?

Question 17 17. What is the Mishnah?

Question 18 18. How would you describe Hinduism in terms of its morality?

Question 19 19. Which world faith was NOT practiced in the Middle East when Mohammed was born?

Question 20 20. The conversion of Constantine to Christianity occurred soon after the severe repression of Christianity by what emperor?

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Question 21 21. Who preached to the Native American groups of New England?

Question 22 22. From where did the Israelites leave in order to (eventually) get to the Promised Land?

Question 23 23. A Confucian leader who possesses Te is referred to as a _____.

Question 24 24. During the Vedic Period, which two cultures fused to form ancient Hinduism?

Question 25 25. When did Christianity become the state religion of Rome?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following is NOT an Abrahamic religion?

Question 27 27. Which is NOT true of the Jesuits?

Question 28 28. Which of the following best describes the Promised Land?

Question 29 29. Asceticism can be understood as _____

Question 30 30. Who was one of the earliest Roman Catholic missionaries to India and China?

History Alive Chapter 3: World Religions Chapter Exam Instructions

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