Just War & Christian Attitudes To Conflict: The Quiz

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This quiz will challenge your knowledge of the Just War theory, as well as your understanding of the views held by Christians on the topic of conflict, as required for your GCSE RS.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who developed the Just War theory?
    • A. 

      Bertrand Taylor

    • B. 

      Martin Luther King

    • C. 

      Thomas Aquinas

    • D. 

      King James I

    • E. 

      Isaac Newton

  • 2. 
    DEFINITION: The doctrine that all violence is unjustifiableWhat is the word?
    • A. 

      Objection

    • B. 

      Pacifism

    • C. 

      Christianity

    • D. 

      Forgiveness

    • E. 

      Opposition

  • 3. 
    Which group of Christian's are well-known for their pacifism, and objection to ALL conflict?
  • 4. 
    Complete this key quote from the Bible:'If there is serious injury, you are to take life for life, eye for eye....'
  • 5. 
    For a war to be considered just, what must there be a 'reasonable chance' of?
    • A. 

      Success

    • B. 

      Military force

    • C. 

      Loss of life

    • D. 

      Defeat

    • E. 

      Revolution

  • 6. 
    What group of people 'must not be involved' in a conflict as one of the conditions of a Just War?
  • 7. 
    Louisa is a protestor who publicly disagrees with war, and refuses to fight - which of the following can we be SURE she is?
    • A. 

      A Christian

    • B. 

      An ambulance driver

    • C. 

      A Quaker

    • D. 

      A teacher

    • E. 

      A conscientious objector

  • 8. 
    Which of the following statements descirbes a Holy War?
    • A. 

      A war that is fought for a good cause

    • B. 

      A war fought between people of the same religion

    • C. 

      A war fought to protect the religion of the people concerned

    • D. 

      A war fought between people of different religions

    • E. 

      A war with sufficient moral weight to make it acceptable

  • 9. 
    TRUE OR FALSE: All of the evidence in the Bible supports the statement that Jesus was a pacifist.
  • 10. 
    What 'N' word must have been tried and failed as a condition of Just War?
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