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History/Social Studies Grade 6 Lesson 5  Practice Exercise 5-2 - Buddhism in India



Multiple Choice
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

Before Buddhism,  _______ was India’s main religion.
a.
Hinduism
c.
Christianity
b.
Judiasm
d.
Islam
 

 2. 

Buddha developed the _______ Noble Truths.
a.
Three
c.
Seven
b.
Four
d.
Eight
 

 3. 

According to Buddha’s teaching, nirvana is _______.
a.
heaven
c.
when a person becomes perfect
b.
a state of oneness with the universe
d.
the rebirth of the soul
 

 4. 

The rules of Buddhist behavior can be found in _______.
a.
Hammurabi’s Code
c.
the Eightfold Path
b.
the Twelve Tables
d.
the Ten Commandments
 

 5. 

_______ were stone monuments built on the graves of holy people.
a.
Stupas
b.
Epics
c.
Jati
d.
Varnas
 



 
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