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

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

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Does Buddhism ask for blind faith?
(a) Yes, often.
(b) Yes, somewhat.
(c) Yes, absolutely.
(d) No.

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

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

4. Our anger or despair is connected to what?
(a) Consistent and continuous practice.
(b) Development.
(c) Creative force, concurrent condition, seed condition of the same kind, associated condition, universal condition and ripening condition.
(d) Someone or some thing.

5. Hanh asks us to practice transformation by what?
(a) Deep meditation and deep passion.
(b) Deep thinking and deep meditation.
(c) Deep thinking and deep action.
(d) Deep looking and deep touching.

6. What is a paramita?
(a) A fear.
(b) An imperfect being.
(c) Perfection or perfect realization.
(d) A parasite.

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

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

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

10. When we recognize suffering and look deeply into it, we are practicing what?
(a) Right Diligence, Right Action, Right Thoughtfulness, and Right View.
(b) Right Concentration, Right Contraction, Right Mindfulness, and Right Compassion.
(c) Right View, Right Thinking, Right Mindfulness and Right Concentration.
(d) Right Thinking, Right Thoughtfulness, Right Compassion, and Right Concentration.

11. What are the three jewels of refuge in Buddhism?
(a) The Buddha, Dharma and Sangha.
(b) The Truths, Seals, and Sangha.
(c) The Dharma, Sangha, and Seals.
(d) The Buddha, the Truths, and the Seals.

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

13. What is vedana?
(a) Feelings.
(b) Intelligence.
(c) Form.
(d) Thought.

14. Incorrect perceptions are conditioned by the afflictions in us of what?
(a) Ignorance, craving, hatred, anger, and jealousy.
(b) Fear, hurt, pain, and uncertainty.
(c) Ignorance, fear, hurt, and pain.
(d) Crazing, hatred, anger, and pain.

15. Relying on the Buddha within are we, ourselves, the Buddha?
(a) Rarely.
(b) Sometimes.
(c) No.
(d) Yes.

Short Answer Questions

1. Looking beyond signs means what?

2. Holiness is within us when?

3. What does form include?

4. Like the relationship of a plant and the earth, when we take refuge in Buddha, ______________________.

5. What does the author believe professionals should do?

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