Religious Organization: Definition & Types


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What is an interfaith religious organization?

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1. Theravada is a branch of _____.

2. What basic tenet of faith do Sunni and Shiite Muslims disagree about?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There are many faiths and religions throughout the world, and you can use this quiz and worksheet duo to see what you know about the different religions found worldwide. The quiz questions will ask you about ideas ranging from religious volunteers to interfaith groups.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In the quiz, you will be assessed on:

  • The major belief disagreed upon by Sunni and Shiite Muslims
  • Volunteering for faith-based institutions
  • The religion from which Theravada is derived
  • Interfaith religious organizations

Skills Practiced

See how well you can use they key skill sets by utilizing the worksheet and quiz:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information about different types of religious organizations from the related lesson
  • Making connections - use your knowledge about Muslims to understand why the Sunni and Shiite often clash through conflicts and wars
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about Zen
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer a question about the concept of an interfaith religious organization

Additional Learning

Review the related lesson called Religious Organization: Definition & Types to expand your understanding of faith-based institutions. The objectives covered in the lesson include:

  • Learn the purpose of structured religious organizations
  • Know real world examples of faiths composed of many different denominations
  • Understand how a hierarchy works in a religious institution
  • Identify examples of social service organizations that often work in partnership with, or are affiliated with, churches
  • Understand why churches need paid employees