Zoroastrianism: Definition, Beliefs & History


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Where did Zoroaster live?

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1. Zoroastrianism is considered to be monotheistic. What does this mean?

2. Carol was making a list of major religions practiced today that have many ideas that are similar to that of Zoroastrianism. She made a mistake. Which one did Carol get wrong?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

To pass this quiz, you'll need to know all about Zoroastrianism, including the origin and beliefs of this millennia-old religion. All of the questions are multiple-choice.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Review the following via this quiz/worksheet combo:

  • Life of Zoroaster
  • Characteristics of Zoroastrianism
  • Influences Zoroastrianism had on other religions
  • Supreme deity in Zoroastrianism
  • Factors that led to Zoroastrianism's decline

Skills Practiced

While using this quiz and worksheet, you'll be able to work on the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the history of Zoroastrianism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the beliefs found in the religion
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the decline of Zoroastrianism

Additional Learning

For continued study of this faith, review the corresponding lesson called Zoroastrianism: Definition, Beliefs & History. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Identify the origins of Zoroastrianism
  • Review the life and times of Zoroaster
  • Understand the beliefs found in Zoroastrianism
  • Recognize the influence the faith had on other religions
  • Know the current status of Zoroastrianism