Buddha: Life & Moral Teachings - Quiz & Worksheet


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Where was Buddhism founded?

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1. What was Siddhartha's life like before sneaking out of the palace?

2. Which of the following is NOT one of the Four Noble Truths?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Who was Buddha and in what way did he teach others to seek the meaning of life? This quiz/worksheet combo will help you assess your knowledge of this historical figure and the truths by which he guided others.

Quiz and Worksheet Goals

In these assessments, you'll be tested on:

  • Where Buddhism was founded
  • Buddha's early life
  • Four Noble Truths
  • The religion that Buddhism borrows mostly from
  • The number of days the Buddha meditated in order to reach Enlightenment

Skills Practiced

This worksheet and quiz will help you develop the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information regarding the Buddha's personal life and the main focus of Buddhism
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the truths taught in Buddhism
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about who the Buddha was and how he developed Buddhism

Additional Learning

To learn more about this man and his religion, review the accompanying lesson called Buddha: Life & Moral Teachings. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Describe the state of India at the time Buddhism was developed
  • Introduce the person who would become the Buddha
  • Detail the eight steps the Buddha believed one needed to follow to realize the meaning of life