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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the Buddhist term for understanding completely?
2. What is Hanh's attitude towards the Western tradition of hugging?
3. According to Hanh in "The River of Feelings", how many types of feelings do humans experience throughout life?
(a) Infinitely many.
4. Why does looking into his own hand keep the man from feeling lonely?
(a) He realizes all things are connected.
(b) He is reminded of his place in the universe.
(c) He remembers his faith.
(d) He remembers his mother.
5. What do negative feelings leave behind if they are not faced?
(a) Positive acceptance.
(b) Relief, acceptance, and peace.
(d) Destructive feelings, thoughts, and behaviors.
6. In "Mindfulness Must Be Engaged", what does Hanh remind readers of concerning the extension of mindful living from one person to the world?
(a) Mindful living is intended to create peace for one individual.
(b) Mindful living needs to reach only a few to have an effect on many.
(c) Mindful living is a tool that must be actively used.
(d) Mindful living will naturally flow to the masses.
7. What must be one's approach towards nature for survival?
8. According to the chapter "The Roots of Anger", where does the source of anger usually reside?
(a) In negative thinking.
(b) In the situation.
(c) In the universe.
(d) Within oneself.
9. What must occur before one understands another person?
(a) One must develop mindfulness.
(b) One must seek guidance from religion.
(c) One must love unconditionally.
(d) One must suffer the other's sufferings.
10. According to Hanh, when must one recognize negative feelings?
(a) When faced with a decision.
(b) When one has emotional support.
(c) Before they arise.
(d) When they arise.
11. What facilities for gatherings does Hanh recommend for replacing the large family units?
(a) Community libraries.
(b) Community centers.
(c) Public gardens.
(d) Large churches.
12. According to Hanh, what is the only tool useful in changing a situation?
(b) Mindful living.
13. Which river, supposedly, contains enough chemicals to develop photographs?
(a) The Charles River.
(b) The Mississippi River.
(c) The Rhine River.
(d) The Nile River.
14. According to Hanh's "Nourishing of Healthy Seeds", what are the two levels of consciousness?
(a) Seeds and awareness.
(b) Seeds and their manifestation.
(c) Mindfulness and manifestation.
(d) Planting and harvesting.
15. What are the fruits of meditation?
(a) Mindfulness, clarity, and patience.
(b) Clarity, determination, and patience.
(c) Clarity, determination, and peace.
(d) Peace, joy, and clarity.
Short Answer Questions
1. In Hanh's analogy of viruses and antibodies, what role(s) do the negative seeds play?
2. What three concepts can be included in family life that will promote inner peace?
3. According to Hanh's "Internal Formations", what forms within one's emotional consciousness as a result of anger?
4. According to Hanh, what can break the "cycle of transmission"?
5. What does Hanh consider to be one's "second heart"?
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