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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Gandhi's process of learning to eliminate his fear started when?
(a) He was first married.
(b) He moved to South Africa.
(c) He was a child and was afraid of the dark.
(d) He studied law in England.
2. What did Gandhi keep no matter the situation?
(a) His calm demeanor.
(b) His good humor and wisdom.
(c) His wife close by.
(d) The peace.
3. One who loves the Lord of Love is able to learn from what?
(a) Other's mistakes.
(b) One's mistakes.
(c) The Lord of Love.
(d) The love of others.
4. Gandhi called the Bhagavad Gita what?
(a) His father.
(b) His family.
(c) His God.
(d) His mother.
5. His ashram family, however, the ones who came to be called his _____________________ were the ones who knew best the man Gandhi was in his daily life.
(a) Ashram herd.
(b) Ashram menagerie.
(c) Ashram crew.
(d) Ashram life.
6. A united mind is the only mind that is able to meditate and do what?
(a) Find joy and peace.
(b) Find peace and exercise judgment.
(c) Understand others.
(d) Love others fully.
7. The people who gravitated to Gandhi are testament to what?
(a) His success.
(b) The desire for peace around the world.
(c) The unhappiness of others.
(d) The need of the Indian people.
8. Gandhi's secretary, Mahadev Desai, answered the question of how Gandhi spoke so eloquently with no preparation or notes by explaining what?
(a) Gandhi is good at thinking on his feet.
(b) Everything Gandhi thinks, does, and says are exactly the same so all he has to do is to be.
(c) Gandhi has a great memory.
(d) Gandhi used the same speech where ever he went.
9. Sri Krishna calls it the ______________ that inspires selfish possession, and says they are free who have escaped it, united with the Lord of Love and assured immortality.
(b) Sin of man.
(d) Selfish ego.
10. Evenings for Gandhi were made up of what kind of meals?
11. What does the author say is Gandhi's message?
(a) All religions are right.
(b) Love others above yourself.
(c) His life.
(d) Bring peace to all.
12. Was Gandhi burdened by worry about what was to come?
(a) Yes, somewhat.
(c) Yes, at times.
(d) Yes, very much.
13. During the walks with Gandhi, people would do what?
(a) Follow him silently.
(b) Give him advice.
(c) Ask him for advice.
(d) Pray for him.
14. Easwaran explains that most people see life in terms of what?
(a) People have, like, desire, and fear.
(b) People fear.
(c) People have and do not have.
(d) People want.
15. Easwaran explains that these verses describe what?
(a) How one should live.
(b) The highest state of consciousness a human can attain.
(c) The peace that can be brought to one's mind.
(d) The love one must feel for others.
Short Answer Questions
1. Sri Krishna says that the wise person's love for the Lord of Love does what?
2. When one's love is deep enough, Sri Krishna explains to the eager Arjuna, selfish attachment, insecurity, fear and despair will do what?
3. In order to make his teaching more accessible, Gandhi established what?
4. When one meditates, one drives what deep into the consciousness?
5. Gandhi used what Rambha taught him his whole life, repeating it rhythmically when?
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