A Concise Introduction to World Religions, Third Edition: Chapter 7

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Question 1:


a) Namokar Mantra
b) The Liberation Mantra
c) Ahimsa
d) Archaryas

Question 2:


a) 52
b) 33
c) 48
d) 72

Question 3:


a) Animal rights
b) The renunciatory ethos
c) Ahimsa
d) Societal improvement

Question 4:


a) 7
b) 42
c) 24
d) 13

Question 5:


a) Soul
b) Sound
c) Non-matter
d) Non-soul

Question 6:


a) “Great Hero”
b) “Master”
c) “The Lesser One”
d) “Mendicant”

Question 7:


a) Sri Lakshmi
b) Mahavira
c) Rsabha
d) Nanak

Question 8:


a) Paap
b) Punya
c) Pudgala
d) Akash

Question 9:


a) Second century CE
b) Fifth century CE
c) Fifth century BCE
d) Eighteenth century CE

Question 10:


a) 48
b) 60
c) 12
d) 36

Question 11:


a) Svetambara
b) Jina
c) Agama
d) Digambara

Question 12:


a) Durga
b) Sri Lakshmi
c) Kali
d) Mahavira

Question 13:


a) Buddhism
b) Hinduism
c) Judaism
d) Islam

Question 14:


a) One
b) Five
c) Three
d) Seven

Question 15:


a) “Sky-clad”
b) “Naked”
c) “White-clad”
d) “Clothed”

Question 16:


a) Karma
b) Samsara
c) Life
d) Death

Question 17:


a) Ascetic discipline
b) Dietary restrictions
c) Almsgiving
d) Jina puja

Question 18:


a) Renouncers
b) Rulers
c) Laymen
d) Temple-dwelling renouncers

Question 19:


a) Karma and samsara
b) Moksha and nirvana
c) Moksha and karma
d) Nirvana and samsara

Question 20:


a) Brahmins
b) Kshatriyas
c) Murtis
d) Mendicants