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World Religion: Taoism Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of these statements best explains the role of Taoism in Korea?

Question 2 2. Compare the 'Classic of Great Peace' to the writings of Thomas Paine.

Question 3 3. Which of the following statements about the Taoist sect known as the Heavenly Masters is NOT true?

Question 4 4. Which of these men is believed to have been poisoned while seeking the Elixir of Immortality?

Question 5 5. Which Taoist sect's beginning is believed to be inspired by a military officer during the Song Dynasty of China?

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Question 6 6. What is FALSE about the first man believed to have received the inspiration of Taoism?

Question 7 7. Which factor did not contribute to the creation of the 'Classic of Great Peace'?

Question 8 8. The three most important Taoist principles are _____.

Question 9 9. Which Taoist leader of the Heavenly Masters spearheaded the revolt against Confucian Leaders of China and eventually created the independent state of Han Chung?

Question 10 10. Besides claiming that a return to the Tao was the remedy for China's woes, what did the 'Classic of Great Peace' assert?

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

Question 12 12. Which of these is NOT an example of internal alchemy?

Question 13 13. Which of the following would be considered alchemy as it relates to Taoism?

Question 14 14. Which of these statements would the concept of wu wei align with?

Question 15 15. Taoism is believed to have originated in _____.

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Question 16 16. Name the primary author of the Taoist text that includes accounts of the debates between Lao-tzu and Confucius.

Question 17 17. What does the Perfect Truth, also known as the Complete Perfection, Taoist sect emphasize?

Question 18 18. Taoism is a Chinese philosophy that teaches the importance of _____

Question 19 19. What was the name given to the ancient Chinese philosophy created through the writings of Lao-Tzu.

Question 20 20. Which of these men is believed to be the first to receive the revelation of the Tao?

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Question 21 21. The revival of Taoism in Korea may be partially attributed to Taoism's emphasis on _____

Question 22 22. Which of these is true of the 'Classic of Great Peace'?

Question 23 23. All of the following statements about Taoism in Korea between the 16th and 18th Centuries are true EXCEPT:

Question 24 24. 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 25 25. A new adherent to Taoism might reference which of the following texts?

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Question 26 26. Why did the Heavenly Masters discipline their followers?

Question 27 27. How did Chang Ling obtain so many followers?

Question 28 28. How did Taoism first arrive in Korea?

Question 29 29. The concept of duality, which can include such binaries as 'female and male' and 'night and day,' is best illustrated by which belief of Taoism?

Question 30 30. Which Taoist sect was created after a visit from a reincarnation of Lao-tzu?

World Religion: Taoism Chapter Exam Instructions

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