Hinduism Quiz

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KS4 (GCSE) Year 8 (RS) Quiz on Hinduism Quiz, created by Oliver H on 02/21/2014.

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Question 1

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Hindus call their religion "Sanatana dharma" - What does this mean?
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  • The eternal religion
  • The only religion
  • The one religion
  • The religion of approval

Question 2

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"Hinduism is more a _________ than a creed"
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  • Culture
  • Religion
  • Philosophy

Question 3

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Hinduism is more like a building than a tree.
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 4

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Hinduism has grown over ________ years
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  • 5000
  • 2500
  • 2014
  • 10000
  • 1 million
  • 200

Question 5

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There are many Hindu holy scriptures of __________ importance.
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  • Varying
  • Very little
  • Equal

Question 6

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Are these invasions in the correct order? ______________________________________ *Aryan Invasion * Ashoka * Muslim *Portugal and Moghul *British *Sikh Invasion
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 7

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The Main Hindu God is called Brahma
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  • True
  • False

Question 8

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In one of the ______________ a father explains to his 2 yr old son about Brahman. He tells him about salt and water. He says you can't see the spirit like he salt but he is still there.
Answer
  • Upanishads
  • Psalms
  • Vidas + Gitas
  • Bible stories

Question 9

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There is a spark of brahman in _____________.
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  • Everyone
  • Nobody
  • The Gurus only

Question 10

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There is only one god
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  • True
  • False

Question 11

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The "You are women, You are man" poem is about Brahman, The world spirit.
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  • True
  • False

Question 12

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The "you are man, you are women" poem was written in the _____________.
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  • Upanishads
  • Stone statue of Brahman - In Dehli
  • minds of all who believe in him

Question 13

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The three gods immediately under Brahman are :
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  • Shiva - Destruction
  • Ganesha - Success
  • Brahma - Creator
  • Vishnu - Upkeep
  • Bhuvaneshwari - Queen of the world

Question 14

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What are the 4 ways to moksha?
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  • Karma- devote life for caring /helping others
  • Yoga - control mind + body to concentrate on Brahman
  • Bhakti - Devote life to prayer/worship
  • Jnana - Devote life to studying/reading holy books - Taught by Guru
  • Maana - Treat others how you would like to be treated
  • Asuu - Hate all who don't believe in Brahman
  • Atma-ghata - To harm yourself

Question 15

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Definition of Atman
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  • The spark of Brahman inside everyone.
  • The way to god - break the cycle of reincarnation
  • Your deeds and what you do - determining your next life.

Question 16

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Everyone's spirit is ________.
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  • eternal
  • disposable

Question 17

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Everyone's body is _________.
Answer
  • Eternal
  • Disposable

Question 18

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Krishna was an avatar of _________.
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  • Lord Vishnu
  • Shiva
  • Brahma
  • Brahman

Question 19

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Krishna was brought up in a pig farm in N.India
Answer
  • True
  • False

Question 20

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Krishna left his old life to fight kings, advise people and teach Hinduism. This was summed up in the _______.
Answer
  • Gita
  • Vidas
  • Upanishads

Question 21

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Krishna is the central figure of some religions such as _________.
Answer
  • ISCKON
  • Krishnism
  • Christianity
  • Amish

Question 22

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There were many paintings of Krishna and he appears in music - he is _________ with __________ eyes.
Answer
  • Handsom
  • Dull
  • Ugly
  • Sparkling
  • None of Those!

Question 23

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Vishnu is the Hindu _______ god
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  • Destroyer
  • Preserver
  • Creator

Question 24

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Vishnu has visited the world 14 times in different forms/avatars and has 1 left at some point in the future to save the world again. He encourages people to worship with more enthusiasm.
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  • True
  • False

Question 25

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What is the name of the final avatar of Vishnu that is still to come?
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  • Krishna
  • Matsya

Question 26

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I need to revise the grid of the avatars of Vishnu.
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  • True
  • False
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