Asian History 1st Gp Pt Part II

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Asian History Quizzes & Trivia

Asian Economy and Religions Mostly terms, coming directly from ALL ASPECTS of the notes :) Let this serve as your second reveiwer Study from the reviewer, try not to cheat though ;) NOT case sensitive If it says that there may be multiple answers, it may be due to answers with different spacing and answers with s in the end (all options are considered) If there are two or more answers, separate them with commas and a space EXAMPLE: apple, orange For any questions and complaints please tell me. beware of the economic organizations part GOODLUCK! :D -cel


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
  • 2. 
    Economics is the study of _____, _________, and _______ of wealth in human society 
  • 3. 
    Economics is the study of ______ under the conditions of scarcity 
  • 4. 
    ×           economy based on custom and traditions ×           the decisions are based on tradition of the community or family ×           none exists at present
  • 5. 
    All major decisions related to the production, distribution, commodity, and service prices are all made by the government 
  • 6. 
    ×           private sector is in charge of the economy ×           supply and demand 
  • 7. 
    Combines elements of both the command and the market economies in one cohesive system
  • 8. 
    China has a command economy 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Philippines has a mixed economy 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Economy of a country which undergoes rapid economic growth, usually accompanied by an increase in the standard of living 
  • 11. 
    Refers to great periods of change particularly periods of dramatic economic growth in the recent histories
  • 12. 
    It is a period of financial crisis that gripped much of Asia beginning in the summer of July (1997)
  • 13. 
    The AFC started with the collapse of the dollars in Thailand 
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    It's an organization or liberalizing trade. It's a forum for governments to negotiate trade agreements. It's a place for them to settle trade disputes. It operates a system of trade rules.
  • 15. 
    The premier forum for facilitating economic growth, cooperation, trade and investment in the Asia- Pacific region
  • 16. 
    Established to promote regional economic, social, and cultural development and protect economic and political stability
  • 17. 
    To coordinate petroleum policies of members as well as to provide the technical and economic aids to its members
  • 18. 
    Promotes cooperation of member countries in 11 areas of cooperation like Agriculture Rural Development ECT
  • 19. 
    Financial Institution that provides developmental assistance through loan grants and technical assistance to development projects
  • 20. 
    Proponent of Hinduism 
  • 21. 
    Collection of hymns, rituals, and regulations associated with religious offerings and philosophical essays and  The oldest kind of this doctrine 
  • 22. 
    ________ was the term used to identify the 3 major Hindu gods,  _____ “The Creator” , _______ “The Preserver of Life”, _____ “The Destroyer”
  • 23. 
    The selfless execution of one’s duty or responsibility
  • 24. 
    ×           accumulated good and bad acts of all one’s previous lives ×           it’s the result of one’s previous deed or performance of one’s dharma 
  • 25. 
    He believed in ahimsa or non-violence 
  • 26. 
    God first appeared in an appearance of an animal or cow 
  • 27. 
    ×           based on one’s karma ×           A soul is reborn depending on the kind of life he or she has led ×           He or she can be reborn in a high or low social standing or caste
  • 28. 
    ×           Never ending cycle of birth and rebirth, Holiness, meditation, asceticism and the pursuit of the eternal truth is needed to escape from 
  • 29. 
    ×           social stratification of Hindus consists of 4 levels (Brahmins, Kshatriyas, Vaisyas, Sudras)
  • 30. 
    ×           ______- preist and scholars ×           ______- warriors and kings ×           ______- business community ×           ______- servants, subordinate to Vaishyas, Kshatriyas, Brahmins ×           ______- slaves ×           ______- untouchable, lower-order work, subordinate to all
  • 31. 
    Varanasi, Behares 
  • 32. 
    Process of cremation for men 
  • 33. 
    Founder of Buddhism 
  • 34. 
    "The Enlightened One" 
  • 35. 
    Write the Four Noble Truths and Eight fold path (Graded) 
  • 36. 
    Avoid the extremeness of too much pleasure and too much self denial in order to achieve “Nirvana”
  • 37. 
    Path to enlightenment or extreme happiness
  • 38. 
    _______ or “Non- violence” is one of the teachings the Buddhist monks practice
  • 39. 
    Type of buddhism where Buddha was elevated as god and savior and is practiced in Korea, China, Japan and Vietnam
  • 40. 
    In mahanaya buddhism, there are lesser gods which they call as “_________”
  • 41. 
    ×           Buddha remained a teacher ×           there are no bodhisattvas and attainment of one’s nirvana is through their own perserverance ×           countries which practice this are Sri Lanka, Burma, Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia who belief that Buddha is only a teacher and not god
  • 42. 
    One of Asia’s oldest religions
  • 43. 
    ×           known as Tirthankaras or “Builders of the ford” ×           guide and teach the people who pass through the never-ending cycle of rebirth
  • 44. 
    Jainism is founded by a rich man from northern India named ______________ who was called guru because he had gained new understanding and knowledge through meditation
  • 45. 
    _________ is from the Sanskrit root śiṣya meaning "______", or śikṣa meaning "_______"
  • 46. 
    Sikhism practices principle of ______ of all humans and rejects discrimination on the basis of caste, creed, and gender
  • 47. 
    1st guru who founded Sikhism
  • 48. 
    10th guru
  • 49. 
    The Harimandir Sahib, known popularly as the Golden Temple, is a sacred shrine for Sikhs
  • 50. 
    ×           main doctrine ×           soul of the last guru transferred from the body to the book ×           composed of over 5,000 hymns, rituals, and chants which are poetically constructed and set to classical form of music rendition, can be set to predetermined musical rhythmic beats
  • 51. 
    ×           contains the follow up of the Guru Granth Sahib ×           book of the 10th Master ×           18th century collection of poems 
  • 52. 
    5 k's of Sikhism  ×           ____: uncut Hair ×           ____: keep hair tidy ×           ____: use of bangle made of steel ×           ____: they must always have a sword or dagger. ×           ____: they wear short trousers
  • 53. 
    “Religion of the Jews”, Jews= Hebrews
  • 54. 
    Supreme being (God) of Judaism 
  • 55. 
    Patriarch of the Jewish Religion
  • 56. 
    ×          Doctrine is the ________- or “Law and Teaching” ×           contains the “_______”, first five books in the Old Testament
  • 57. 
    Founded by Jesus Christ in the 1st century C.E.
  • 58. 
    ×           “an outward sign instituted by Christ to give grace” ×           Baptism, Confirmation, Eucharist, Reconciliation (or “Penance”), Annointining of the Sick, Holy Orders, and Matrimony 
  • 59. 
    ×           The ___________ is the largest of the Christian churches; identified as Roman because of its historical roots in Rome and because of the importance it attaches to the worldwide ministry of the bishop of Rome, the ____ --- spiritual head of church
  • 60. 
    ×          Church where head: patriarch ×           they still follow the 7 sacraments; all political leaders were canonized
  • 61. 
    “surrender to Allah”
  • 62. 
    Greatest prophet known by the Muslims
  • 63. 
    Muhammad’s journey to Mecca to Medina
  • 64. 
    ×           prophetic traditions ×           recorded meditations and experiences of Muhammad was written by his wife and followers
  • 65. 
    ×           the black stone inside the _____ (cube like structure) became the foundation of Islam
  • 66. 
    ×           sacred book of the Muslims ×           translation of the _____ were forbidden 
  • 67. 
    Five pillars about Islam ×           _____- profession of faith by its followers ×           _____- praying 5 times a day (Morning, noon, afternoon, sunset, and evening) ×           _____- duty of giving alms and sharing part of one’s income/ property to the poor ×           _____- adherence to fasting observed during the Islamic month or Ramadan ×           _____- pilgrimage to Mecca to visit the Kaaba once in a Muslim’s life 
  • 68. 
    Special day of Muslims 
  • 69. 
    Muslims do not eat _______ because they believe ----- are filthy