5th Hour Hinduism Quiz

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5th Hour Hinduism Quiz

Quiz on the tradition of Hinduism


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is believed to be the oldest religious tradition in the World?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Judaism

  • 2. 
    What is a deity in hinduism?
    • A. 

      A demon

    • B. 

      A powerful man

    • C. 

      Allah

    • D. 

      The gods and goddesses that they worship

  • 3. 
    The belief that we are born again higher or lower in the caste system according to one’s karma until we reach Brahman
    • A. 

      Karma

    • B. 

      Reincarnation

    • C. 

      Brahma

    • D. 

      Atman

  • 4. 
    The individual soul that is connected to Brahman
    • A. 

      Karma

    • B. 

      Atman

    • C. 

      Maya

    • D. 

      Samsara

  • 5. 
    The impersonal ultimate being that is connected to atman.
    • A. 

      Karma

    • B. 

      Reincarnation

    • C. 

      Brahman

    • D. 

      Moksha

  • 6. 
    The cosmic moral law that affects an individuals social and personal well-being. It affects one's status of rebirth.
    • A. 

      Karma

    • B. 

      Yoga

    • C. 

      Smriti

    • D. 

      Vishnu

  • 7. 
    This word means "illusion" and it refers to the illusions of our mind, body, and emotions. 
    • A. 

      Maya

    • B. 

      Atman

    • C. 

      Brahman

    • D. 

      Puja

  • 8. 
    The cycle of birth, life, death, and rebirth for each individual soul
    • A. 

      Maya

    • B. 

      Smriti

    • C. 

      Samsara

    • D. 

      Moksha

  • 9. 
    The practices that Hindu's follow in order to try and attain Moksha. It disciplines the mind, body and spirit. 
    • A. 

      Moksha

    • B. 

      Samara

    • C. 

      Caste System

    • D. 

      Yoga Practices

  • 10. 
    The self-realization that liberates a soul from the Samsara, the cycle of rebirth. The soul is united with Brahman again.
    • A. 

      Moksha

    • B. 

      Atman

    • C. 

      Puja

    • D. 

      Temples

  • 11. 
    A fall festival that is celebrated with Lights and fireworks. It is known as the "Festival of Lights". It celebrates light conquering the dark.
    • A. 

      Holi

    • B. 

      Diwali

    • C. 

      Samara

    • D. 

      Krishna

  • 12. 
    A spring festival that is celebrated with colors and sweets. It is known as the "Festival of Colors". It celebrates Vishnu defeating a demon.
    • A. 

      Holi

    • B. 

      Diwali

    • C. 

      Moksha

    • D. 

      Caste System

  • 13. 
    The place of worship for Hindu's
    • A. 

      Mosque

    • B. 

      Temple

    • C. 

      Church

    • D. 

      Synagogue

  • 14. 
    The Hindu form of worship and prayer
    • A. 

      Smriti

    • B. 

      Atman

    • C. 

      Samara

    • D. 

      Puja

  • 15. 
    An example of a Shruti text is [Blank]
  • 16. 
    An example of a Smriti text is [Blank]
  • 17. 
    An example of a life cycle event for Hindu's is [Blank]
  • 18. 
    Write at least 4 sentences for each question to receive full credit. 
  • 19. 
    What is the Caste System and how is it part of the idea of reincarnation and samsara? Why is it a social issue that is still being addressed today?
  • 20. 
    A common phrase in Hinduism is “Atman is Brahman”. Explain the relationship between Atman and Brahman. How do these religious terms relate to Samsara and reincarnation?
  • 21. 
    Describe one of the Hindu deities. What are they known for? What do they look like? What are some of the stories told about the deity?
  • 22. 
    What did you find most interesting about the Hinduism tradition? Why did you find this interesting?
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