The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching Test | Final Test - Easy

Nhat Hanh
This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 126 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Buy The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching Lesson Plans
Name: _________________________ Period: ___________________

This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. What is the second, shila paramita?
(a) Perfection of the five mindfulness trainings.
(b) Protection of the lives of humans, animals and nature.
(c) Giving and offering joy and love to others.
(d) To protect children and adults from sexual abuse and preserve happiness.

2. What is the foundation of Buddhism?
(a) Suffering.
(b) Enlightenment.
(c) The Twelve Links of Interdependent Co-Arising.
(d) The Four Noble Truths.

3. What are the Five Aggregates?
(a) Form, space, time, shape, and feelings.
(b) Mental formations, feelings, form, space, and consciousness.
(c) Consciousness, feelings, form, time, and space.
(d) Form, feelings, perceptions, mental formations and consciousness.

4. What does form include?
(a) Our body and five sense organs.
(b) Our five senses.
(c) Our emotions.
(d) Our body.

5. The first of six paramitas, dana paramita, is what?
(a) Perfection of the five mindfulness trainings.
(b) Protection of the lives of humans, animals and nature.
(c) To protect children and adults from sexual abuse and preserve happiness.
(d) Giving and offering joy and love to others.

6. Composing or performing art can be what?
(a) Right concentration.
(b) Right action.
(c) Right thinking.
(d) Right livelihood.

7. Our true home, and paradise, are where?
(a) In the future.
(b) In the past.
(c) In heaven.
(d) In the present moment.

8. We will see layers of causes and conditions, and can now stop ingesting the nutriments causing our suffering by practicing what as a guide?
(a) Right Livelihood, Mindfulness, Right Thinking, and Right View.
(b) Right Speech, Right Action and Right Livelihood, with Mindfulness Training.
(c) Right View, Right Thinking, Right Speech, and Right Livelihood.
(d) Right Concentration, Right View, Right Livelihood and Right Action.

9. Nirvana is what?
(a) The ground of interbeing.
(b) The first step to paradise.
(c) Unusual.
(d) Heaven.

10. The Sarvastivada school's first condition requires what?
(a) Creative force, concurrent condition, seed condition of the same kind, associated condition, universal condition and ripening condition.
(b) Development.
(c) Someone or some thing.
(d) Consistent and continuous practice.

11. Energy is the result of what?
(a) Hope.
(b) Feeling meaning in our lives.
(c) Love.
(d) Compassion.

12. The ____________ Dharma seals of Buddha's teaching are: impermanence, nonself and nirvana.
(a) Five.
(b) Three.
(c) Six.
(d) Four.

13. Holiness is within us when?
(a) We die.
(b) We arrive at nirvana.
(c) We are born.
(d) We live in harmony.

14. While Dharma is compassion, understanding and love, to realize it we need a _____________, or community and elements which support our practice.
(a) Sangha.
(b) Syria.
(c) Sangia.
(d) Sanskrit.

15. "All suffering is born from ________________."
(a) Mistakes.
(b) Our parents.
(c) Original sin.
(d) Wrong perceptions.

Short Answer Questions

1. What are the Three Doors of Liberation, opened by the Three Dharma Seals?

2. Awakening is always available to us and needs only what?

3. Relying on the Buddha within are we, ourselves, the Buddha?

4. Mindfulness, investigation of phenomena, diligence, joy, ease, concentration and letting go are the seven factors of what?

5. What does nonself say?

(see the answer keys)

This section contains 490 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching Lesson Plans
Copyrights
BookRags
The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.