Do You Know About Confucianism? Trivia Quiz

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How much do you know about Confucianism? Would you like to see if you can pass this quiz? Confucianism is a way of thinking which has its roots in China. It can be described as a religion, a form of governing, or a way of life. Confucianism developed because of the teachings of the Chinese philosopher Confucianism. This enlightening quiz will bring you into the fascinating world of Confucianism.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What 2 religions are known as the two ways of China?
    • A. 

      Shintoism and Confucianism

    • B. 

      Confucianism and Taoism

    • C. 

      Shintoism and Taoism

  • 2. 
    The Chinese take a balanced attitude toward what?
    • A. 

      Changing circumstances

    • B. 

      Feelings about religion

    • C. 

      Political views

  • 3. 
    What are the 3 characteristics of Yin?
    • A. 

      Darkness, coolness, femaleness

    • B. 

      Femaleness, maleness, brightness

    • C. 

      Maleness, darkness, moon

  • 4. 
    What are the 3 characteristics of Yang?
    • A. 

      Darkness, coolness, femaleness

    • B. 

      Femaleness, maleness, brightness

    • C. 

      Brightness, warmth, maleness

  • 5. 
    For 25 years what did Confucius teach?
    • A. 

      History and Theology

    • B. 

      History and Government

    • C. 

      Theology and Government

  • 6. 
    What are the sayings of Confucius known as?
    • A. 

      Analects

    • B. 

      Wise teachings

    • C. 

      Thoughts of Confucius

  • 7. 
    What is the dynasty that resurrected the teachings of Confucius?
    • A. 

      Han

    • B. 

      Ch'in

    • C. 

      Ming

  • 8. 
    What dynasty threw out Confucius' teachings?
    • A. 

      Han

    • B. 

      Ch'in

    • C. 

      Ming

  • 9. 
    What means did Confucius believe that a person could improve themselves through?
    • A. 

      Poetry

    • B. 

      Writing

    • C. 

      Education

  • 10. 
    How many teachings of Confucius are there?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      7

  • 11. 
    What is not one of the teachings of Confucius?
    • A. 

      Jen

    • B. 

      Li

    • C. 

      Lao-tzu

  • 12. 
    Confucius was known as the coequal between?
    • A. 

      Life and Death

    • B. 

      Heaven and Earth

    • C. 

      Here and Now

  • 13. 
    Confucianists preach in the art of peace rather than the
    • A. 

      Art of love

    • B. 

      Art of giving

    • C. 

      Art of war

  • 14. 
    Confucianists believe that punishment will restrict bad judgment.
    • A. 

      Short periods

    • B. 

      Long periods

    • C. 

      Juveniles

  • 15. 
    The yin/yang symbol is known by this name?
    • A. 

      Yin and yang

    • B. 

      Chinese symbol

    • C. 

      Tai'chi

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