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The Geography of Languages, Religions, and Material Culture Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Why are some nontheistic religions also called 'ethical religions'?

Question 2 2. Why doesn't sociology attempt to judge or disprove religious doctrine?

Question 3 3. Why do Jews practice circumcision?

Question 4 4. Which type of religious organization is the most integrated into the larger society?

Question 5 5. Which of the following systems of ethics and moral responsibilities do Hindus believe in?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is one of the Five Pillars of Islam?

Question 7 7. Why are sects often confused with cults?

Question 8 8. As a symbol of ideals of the American people, the American flag is treated with great respect. In this sense, it could be considered a secular example of _____.

Question 9 9. How are the Torah and the Christian Bible similar? How are they different?

Question 10 10. Confucianists believe in placing morality and tradition above one's self-interests. What do they call this concept?

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Question 11 11. Siddhartha Gautama is sometimes referred to as _____.

Question 12 12. How would you describe the everyday routines of our daily lives, such as getting dressed and brushing our hair?

Question 13 13. Why do Christians believe they are offered salvation?

Question 14 14. Which of the following was the official religion of China for about two millennia?

Question 15 15. Which of the following statements is NOT a belief about God shared by Jews, Christians, and Muslims?

The Geography of Languages, Religions, and Material Culture Chapter Exam Instructions

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