Confucius: Biography & Teachings


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Confucius's father had which of the following jobs?

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1. What was the name of the book written by Confucius's students?

2. Which of the following best describes the environment that Confucius lived in?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet test your knowledge of the Chinese reformer known as Confucius. The quiz focuses primarily on the upbringing and teachings of Confucius.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These assessments ask you questions about:

  • Confucius's family
  • State of China during Confucius's life
  • Book written by his students
  • Main teachings of Confucius

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the life and teachings of Confucius
  • Making connections - link your understanding of Chinese society with Confucius's beliefs
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Confucius's father

Additional Learning

If you would like to find out more about this teacher, you can pull up the lesson entitled Confucius: Biography & Teachings. You'll study more about:

  • Confucius's background
  • Confucius and self-actualization
  • Chinese government exams based on Confucius's teachings