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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What does one become when one meditates?
(c) What he meditates on.
2. Gandhi saw that Kasturbai was already living what he was studying, and began to do what?
(a) Become envious of her.
(b) Emulate her example.
(c) Have her lead.
(d) Feel guilty for not being more like her.
3. During the walks with Gandhi, people would do what?
(a) Pray for him.
(b) Ask him for advice.
(c) Give him advice.
(d) Follow him silently.
4. His body was so light and strong that what happened?
(a) Gandhi annoyed many who wanted to talk to him.
(b) Gandhi lost many of his followers.
(c) Gandhi walked at a fast pace.
(d) Gandhi walked for great distances.
5. What endeavor is the source of Gandhi's joy and strength?
(a) Helping others.
(b) Meditating on his mantra.
(c) Translating the truths of the Bhagavad Gita into his daily life.
(d) Caring for his family.
6. What types of people did Gandhi love?
(b) The religious.
(c) Every variety.
7. Gandhi described the process as reducing oneself to zero, which is when?
(a) He becomes completely truthful, wise, and irresistibly powerful.
(b) He becomes less than others.
(c) He puts all others before himself.
(d) He puts God first.
8. ________________ with problems of policy were welcomed to come and ask Gandhi for his advice.
(a) Religious leaders.
(b) Political leaders.
9. Describe Gandhi's evening walks.
(a) They were quiet.
(b) They were slow and peaceful.
(c) They were a parade of adoring community members.
(d) They were a time for him to be with his wife and children.
10. When did Gandhi meditate?
(a) Every morning at six or seven.
(b) Every afternoon at three or four.
(c) Every evening at eight or nine.
(d) Every morning at three or four.
11. 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 crew.
(b) Ashram menagerie.
(c) Ashram life.
(d) Ashram herd.
12. Evenings for Gandhi were made up of what kind of meals?
13. When Gandhi was asked to explain in three words the secret of his life, what did he say?
(a) Give to God.
(b) Love all others.
(c) Peace, love, happiness.
(d) Renounce and enjoy.
14. 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.
15. One who loves the Lord of Love is _____________________ by his circumstances.
(a) No longer agitated.
Short Answer Questions
1. Gandhi used what Rambha taught him his whole life, repeating it rhythmically when?
2. What must be driven out of the mind?
3. Easwaran explains that Gandhi was quoting what from Hindu scripture?
4. His daily chores were always done in the company of others, his meals were a time of what?
5. What did Gandhi call the secret to the art of living?
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