Religion Exam Hre4m1

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  • 1. 
    Name and explain Kant's categorical imperative.
  • 2. 
  • 3. 
    Describe and compare Aristotle's and Levinas' understanding of the ethical person.
  • 4. 
    Compare the decalogue and the beatitudes.
  • 5. 
    The philosophical theory of Kant is known as:
    • A. 

      Anthropology

    • B. 

      Deontology

    • C. 

      Teleology

    • D. 

      Fundamentalism

  • 6. 
    In Search of the Good refers to: 
    • A. 

      The search for perfection

    • B. 

      Striving to attain the good

    • C. 

      Is a law inscribed in human hearts

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    According to Levinas:
    • A. 

      Goodness translates into a responsibility for the other

    • B. 

      Goodness comes from an act that is done out of duty

    • C. 

      Goodness is in the eyes of the beholder

    • D. 

      Goodness us the result of a gift from the Holy Spirit

  • 8. 
    Ethics is: 
    • A. 

      A word used to describe something that is beautiful

    • B. 

      The act of doing something that is right or wrong

    • C. 

      A discipline which deals with the nature of the good, the nature if the human person and the criteria for the right judgement

    • D. 

      A discipline that examines how people develop psychologically to become who they are

  • 9. 
    Morality 
    • A. 

      A guide to ethics

    • B. 

      Is the personal code of behaviour

    • C. 

      Is the standard code of behaviour

    • D. 

      Is the same as ethics

  • 10. 
    The Decalogue 
    • A. 

      Is central ti the Christians stories of the Bible

    • B. 

      Is another name for the Ten Commandments

    • C. 

      Described the form of a covenant

    • D. 

      Contains three books from the bible

  • 11. 
    Moses was called to 
    • A. 

      Mt.Everest

    • B. 

      Mt.Kilimanjaro

    • C. 

      Mt.Sinai

    • D. 

      Mt.Fuji

  • 12. 
    On the way to Damascus ___________ went blind.
    • A. 

      Isaiah

    • B. 

      Paul

    • C. 

      Ezekiel

    • D. 

      Matthew

  • 13. 
    The burning bush is an example of 
    • A. 

      Imparting of a mission

    • B. 

      Introductory speech

    • C. 

      The sign

    • D. 

      Confrontation with God

  • 14. 
    "I will send you to the Pharaoh" is an example of 
    • A. 

      Imparting a Mission

    • B. 

      Intro Speech

    • C. 

      The Sign

    • D. 

      Confrontation with God

  • 15. 
    The first 3 commandments relate to 
    • A. 

      The relationship with others

    • B. 

      The relationship with God

    • C. 

      The relationship with Moses

    • D. 

      The relationship with Israelites

  • 16. 
    The first 7 commandments relate to 
    • A. 

      The relationship with others

    • B. 

      The relationship with God

    • C. 

      The relationship with Moses

    • D. 

      The relationship with Israelites

  • 17. 
    A conversion does not require which of the following 
    • A. 

      A fundamental change or turning around

    • B. 

      A rejection of people who do not believe as you do

    • C. 

      A pre - occupation with God and other rather than with myself

    • D. 

      An awareness and openness to truth

  • 18. 
    Conversion stories are conversions from any religion to Christianity
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    The Ten Commandments were a covenant between us as Christians and God
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    ____________ are those who mourn, for they will be confronted.
  • 21. 
    _____________ refers to the study of the historical context of the texts.
  • 22. 
    ____________ was the city where ______________ Gospel was written.
  • 23. 
    The ____________ was a covenant between God and the Israelites.
  • 24. 
    The philosophical theory of Kant is known as teleological ethics.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 25. 
    According to Levinas goodness comes from an act done out of duty.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 26. 
    The theory of naturalism supports the notion of free will.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 27. 
    Social Determinism is in many ways like religious determinism.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 28. 
    The Catholic Church supports the idea that we are the architect of our own destiny.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 29. 
    As an agent, you are responsible for what you do and what you intend to do.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Religious determinism claims that humans are denied the freedom to choose and can do nothing to save themselves.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    The theory of Nature vs Nurture, nature means the environment; and nurture means innate.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 32. 
    The Sermon on the Mount is the core of Jesus' teachings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 33. 
    A Gentile is a person who is not part of the Jewish faith.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False