Confucianism: Definition, Beliefs & History


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What is Confucianism?

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1. Karen made a list of basic beliefs of Confucianism. Her list contained an error. Which basic belief did Karen get wrong?

2. Who was responsible for developing Confucianism?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will help you assess your understanding of the history and characteristics of Confucianism. You will be tested on the basic features and principles of Confucianism.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessment tools will quiz you on the following elements of Confucianism:

  • Definition
  • Core beliefs
  • Founder of the philosophy
  • Belief on social rituals
  • Belief on humane behavior

Skills Practiced

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

Additional Learning

To learn more about this philosophy, review the corresponding lesson on Confucianism History and Characteristics. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Define Confucianism
  • Learn about the history of Confucianism
  • Explore the central beliefs of Confucianism