A Concise Introduction to World Religions, Third Edition: Chapter 11

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Question 1:


a) Amulets
b) Meditation
c) Rituals
d) Grand festivals

Question 2:


a) Shinto
b) Buddhism
c) Aum Shinrikyo
d) Soto Zen

Question 3:


a) Zen Buddhism
b) Shinto
c) Pure Land Buddhism
d) Confucianism

Question 4:


a) Es
b) Izanagi
c) Izanami
d) Kami

Question 5:


a) Amulet
b) Flower arrangement
c) Ritual drum
d) Household altar

Question 6:


a) The Kami
b) The Kojiki
c) The Lotus Sutra
d) The Gomadaki

Question 7:


a) Genshin
b) Dogen
c) Honen
d) Shinran

Question 8:


a) Trace
b) Original ground
c) Manifestation
d) True sign

Question 9:


a) Saicho
b) Kukai
c) Koya
d) Dogen

Question 10:


a) 1853
b) 1692
c) 1641
d) 1596

Question 11:


a) Shinto
b) Shu
c) Kyo
d) Shukyo

Question 12:


a) Bushido
b) Shinto
c) Nichiren
d) Soto Zen

Question 13:


a) Guan-yin
b) Kannon
c) Ojizo-sama
d) Amitabha

Question 14:


a) The dharma
b) An age of decline
c) The golden age
d) Samurai

Question 15:


a) A collection of statues
b) Veneration of ancestors
c) Seated meditation
d) Funeral rituals

Question 16:


a) Muromachi
b) Kamajura
c) Yamato
d) Meiji

Question 17:


a) Shinnyo-en
b) Aum Shinrikyo
c) Rissho Koseikai
d) Honji Suijaku

Question 18:


a) The Ise priests
b) The Zen masters
c) The government
d) The kami

Question 19:


a) Amaterasu
b) Izanami
c) Kannon
d) Guanyin

Question 20:


a) Honen
b) Tanaka
c) Tokugawa
d) Meiji