Karma in Hinduism: Definition & Law - Quiz & Worksheet


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Hinduism is a religion native to what country?

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1. The Law of Karma is also known as what?

2. In the simplest sense, what is the expected byproduct of a relatively minor unwholesome action?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Answer these questions to find out if you know how karma works in Hinduism. You must explain what karma is and how it affects Hindu beliefs in order to pass the short quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz, you'll measure your knowledge of:

  • The origin of Hinduism
  • Other names for the Law of Karma
  • The effect of negative karma on Hindu reincarnation

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson, such as how an action is deemed positive or negative
  • Critical thinking - apply relevant concepts to examine information about the byproducts of unwholesome karma in a different light
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding where Hinduism originally came from

Additional Learning

If you would like to know more about this aspect of the Hindu religion, watch or read the lesson titled Karma in Hinduism: Definition & Law. It will help you understand:

  • The concept of equal and opposite reaction
  • Examples of positive and negative karma
  • Dharma