Global Studies Final Exam

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  • 1. 
    Who was the founder of Buddhism
    • A. 

      Brahman

    • B. 

      Gautama

    • C. 

      Muhammad

    • D. 

      Jesus

  • 2. 
    Buddhism was created from which other religion
    • A. 

      Judaism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Confucianism

    • D. 

      Hinduism

  • 3. 
    Buddhism originated from which other religion
    • A. 

      Judaism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Confucianism

    • D. 

      Hinduism

  • 4. 
    Hindus believed that their caste could be changed by
    • A. 

      The Emperor

    • B. 

      The law of Karma

    • C. 

      Moving

    • D. 

      Marriage

  • 5. 
    Which group of Hindus emphasized extreme self-denial and work to not kill a single living thing
    • A. 

      Hebrews

    • B. 

      Jains

    • C. 

      Daoists

    • D. 

      Buddhists

  • 6. 
    Which group, 2000 years ago, left their homeland in diaspora
    • A. 

      Buddhists

    • B. 

      Hindus

    • C. 

      Christians

    • D. 

      Jews

  • 7. 
    Which of the following had the largest influence on spreading early Christian teachings?
    • A. 

      Death of Jesus

    • B. 

      Council of Nicaea

    • C. 

      Jesus Apostles

  • 8. 
    Who was the founder or Judaism
    • A. 

      Solomon

    • B. 

      David

    • C. 

      Jesus

    • D. 

      Abraham

  • 9. 
    Which was the first branch of Christianity
    • A. 

      Catholicism

    • B. 

      Protestantism

    • C. 

      Orthodox

  • 10. 
    The split between Sunni and Shiite Muslims began with disagreement over
    • A. 

      Acceptance of the Quran

    • B. 

      The choice of leader

    • C. 

      A belief in one god

    • D. 

      The required pilgrimage to Mecca

  • 11. 
    According to the Five Pillars of Islam, every Muslim must
    • A. 

      Obey official priests

    • B. 

      Read the Bible

    • C. 

      Believe in many gods

    • D. 

      Give to the poor

  • 12. 
    Which of the following is the holy text of Islam
    • A. 

      Bible

    • B. 

      Qu'ran

    • C. 

      Analects

    • D. 

      Tripitaka

  • 13. 
    Islam traces its earliest heritage to
    • A. 

      Adam

    • B. 

      Jesus

    • C. 

      Moses

    • D. 

      Abraham

  • 14. 
    The law of the Muslims is known as the
    • A. 

      Ten Commandments

    • B. 

      Qu'ran

    • C. 

      Sharia

  • 15. 
    Which of the following requires checking why the story was written, which helps a reader decide if the article is fake news?
    • A. 

      Context

    • B. 

      Audience

    • C. 

      Purpose

    • D. 

      Execution

  • 16. 
    In order to make sure the facts hold up in a newspaper article and that it is not fake news, you should check evidence, which includes which of the following things? (Choose all that apply)
    • A. 

      Names

    • B. 

      Grammar

    • C. 

      Places

    • D. 

      Numbers

  • 17. 
    In order to make sure you are using a reputable news source, which of the following should you check? (Choose all that apply)
    • A. 

      Publishers

    • B. 

      Tone

    • C. 

      Image choices

    • D. 

      Author

  • 18. 
    Which of the following requires checking how the information in an article is presented (i.e. grammar, tone, layout, etc.), which helps a reader decide if the article is fake news?
    • A. 

      Audience

    • B. 

      Text

    • C. 

      Evidence

    • D. 

      Execution

  • 19. 
    Which of the following articles you should use if you wanted a more reliable source
    • A. 

      Articles that are fabricated or contain inaccurate information

    • B. 

      Article that are selective or incomplete in their reporting

    • C. 

      Articles that skew liberal or conservative

    • D. 

      More neutral articles that offer complex analysis of an event

  • 20. 
    Which of the following is tasked to maintain international peace and security, and is made up of the five permanent member nations that in 1945 were considered the most powerful in the world, along with 10 rotating members?
    • A. 

      Secretariat

    • B. 

      General Assembly

    • C. 

      Trusteeship Council

    • D. 

      Security Council

  • 21. 
    Which of the following is the administrative organ of the United Nations, has unlimited responsibilities but little power, and brings any matter to the Security Council that seems likely to endanger international peace?
    • A. 

      Peacekeepers

    • B. 

      Economic and Social Council

    • C. 

      Secretary General

    • D. 

      General Assembly

  • 22. 
    Which of the following would NOT be considered a weakness of the United Nations
    • A. 

      The ability of the general assembly to override any decision made by the Security council

    • B. 

      The veto power of the five permanent members of the security council

    • C. 

      The United Nations must be invited by both sides to aid in conflict

  • 23. 
    Which of the following is not a branch of the United nations
    • A. 

      Secretariat

    • B. 

      Security council

    • C. 

      International court of Justice

    • D. 

      European Union

  • 24. 
    Which of the following composes the National Security Council
    • A. 

      15 rotating members

    • B. 

      5 permanent members

    • C. 

      10 rotating members and 5 permanent members

  • 25. 
    Which plan allowed for limited Palestinian self-rule in areas controlled by Israel
    • A. 

      Oslo Accords

    • B. 

      2011 Cairo Accords

    • C. 

      Clinton Talks

    • D. 

      Arab League Peace plan

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