Cycle Five Quizzes About Country

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Cycle Five Quizzes About Country

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  • 1. 
    Which describes an ethnic group? (SSG12a)
    • A. 

      People that like to grow food

    • B. 

      People that like to read books

    • C. 

      People who share the same religious beliefs

    • D. 

      People with a shared language, religion, or culture

  • 2. 
    Which describes a religious group? (SSG12a)
    • A. 

      People that like to grow food

    • B. 

      People that like to read books

    • C. 

      People who share the same religious beliefs

    • D. 

      People with a shared language, religion, or culture

  • 3. 
    Which countries have the greatest percent difference in literacy rates between men and women? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      China and Japan

    • B. 

      India and Vietnam

    • C. 

      Bangladesh and India

    • D. 

      Vietnam and Bangladesh

  • 4. 
    Which country is unusual in that almost every man and woman can read and write but the GDP is among the lowest in the world? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      India

    • B. 

      China

    • C. 

      Bangladesh

    • D. 

      North Korea

  • 5. 
    Which Asian countries have the lowest national wealth? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      Vietnam and India

    • B. 

      India and Bangladesh

    • C. 

      Bangladesh and North Korea

    • D. 

      North Korea and South Korea

  • 6. 
    Which Asian countries have the highest literacy rates? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      China, India, and Japan

    • B. 

      China, Vietnam, and Japan

    • C. 

      China, Japan, and the United States

    • D. 

      Japan, North Korea, and South Korea

  • 7. 
    Which Asian country has the lowest literacy rate? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      India

    • C. 

      Vietnam

    • D. 

      North Korea

  • 8. 
    Why do some very poor countries in Asia still have high literacy rates? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      Poor countries will have high literacy rates as long as their populations are small.

    • B. 

      As long as a country is a democracy, the people will have high literacy rates even if the country is poor.

    • C. 

      If governments decide education should be a national goal, the literacy rates can improve even if the countries are poor.

    • D. 

      No matter how much money a country has or does not have, literacy rates of women will always be lower than those of men.

  • 9. 
    What generalization can you make about the relationship between national wealth and literacy? (SSG12c)
    • A. 

      Literacy is higher in wealthy countries.

    • B. 

      Countries with large populations always have the highest literacy rates.

    • C. 

      Higher national wealth is not always necessary in order to have high literacy rates.

    • D. 

      Men always get better educations than women in countries with high national wealth.

  • 10. 
    Which religion originated in India and follows the teachings of one man? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Hinduism

    • B. 

      Islam

    • C. 

      Buddhism

    • D. 

      Shintoism

  • 11. 
    Which of the following religions is considered to be the oldest in the world? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Islam

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Buddhism

    • D. 

      Shintoism

  • 12. 
    This belief teaches that one is reborn after death: (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Karma

    • B. 

      Reincarnation

    • C. 

      Five Pillars

    • D. 

      Vedas

  • 13. 
    Which religion believes karma affects status in the caste system? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Buddhism

    • B. 

      Shintoism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Hinduism

  • 14. 
    Which religion/philosophy does NOT follow the teachings of one man? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Buddhism

    • B. 

      Shintoism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Confucianism

  • 15. 
    Who was the founder of Buddhism? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      Confucius

    • C. 

      Muhammad

    • D. 

      Siddhartha Guatama

  • 16. 
    Shintoism is unique to _____________: (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      China

    • B. 

      Vietnam

    • C. 

      Japan

    • D. 

      India

  • 17. 
    About 80% of India’s people follow which religion? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Hinduism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 18. 
    Which philosophy is the foundation of modern Chinese culture? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Shintoism

    • B. 

      Confucianism

    • C. 

      Hinduism

    • D. 

      Judaism

  • 19. 
    Which religion is monotheistic? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Hinduism

    • B. 

      Shintoism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 20. 
    What are the Five Pillars? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Rules of the caste system

    • B. 

      Laws of reincarnation

    • C. 

      Basic beliefs of Islam

    • D. 

      Hindu texts

  • 21. 
    Which religion is based on the teachings of Muhammad? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Islam

    • B. 

      Confucianism

    • C. 

      Hinduism

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 22. 
    Whose Golden Rule of Behavior was “What you do not like when done unto yourself, do not unto others”? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      Confucius

    • C. 

      Muhammad

    • D. 

      Siddhartha Guatama

  • 23. 
    What part of the people in South Korea are Buddhists? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      1%

    • B. 

      23%

    • C. 

      35%

    • D. 

      47%

  • 24. 
     Which explains information from the graph? (SSG12b)
    • A. 

      Most South Koreans do not practice any religion.

    • B. 

      Most South Koreans practice some form of religion.

    • C. 

      Buddhism has less followers than it once had in South Korea.

    • D. 

      Christianity is the second largest religious group in South Korea.