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Unit 2: World Religions
Religion
Tenet
Monotheism
Polytheism
a particular system of faith and worship
the most important beliefs of a religion or philosophy
belief in one god
belief in multiple gods/goddesses
Religion
a particular system of faith and worship
Tenet
the most important beliefs of a religion or philosophy
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Unit 2: World Religions
Religion
Tenet
Monotheism
Polytheism
a particular system of faith and worship
a central principle or belief of a religion or philosophy
belief in one god
belief in multiple gods
Religion
a particular system of faith and worship
Tenet
a central principle or belief of a religion or philosophy
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Unit 2: World Religions
Vedas
Torah
Covenant
Israel
The holy books of Hinduism
Holy book of Judaism
agreement between Abraham and god
homeland of the Jews
Vedas
The holy books of Hinduism
Torah
Holy book of Judaism
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Unit 2: World Religions
Monotheism
Polytheism
Hinduism
Vedas
belief in one god
belief in many different gods
religion started in the Indus Valley in India, no known founder
one of the sacred books of Hinduism, sacred literature of the…
Monotheism
belief in one god
Polytheism
belief in many different gods
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Unit 2 - World Religions
monotheism
polytheism
Muhhamad
Siddhartha Guatama
belief in one God
belief in many gods
founder of Islam
founder of Buddhism
monotheism
belief in one God
polytheism
belief in many gods
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World Religions Unit 2
What was the name of the collection of…
What is the sacred language of the Hin…
How did Hinduism begin?
What is the Vedas?
The Vedas
Sanskrit
With the deification of natural forces, and the production of…
A collection of scripture that is the basis of Hinduism.
What was the name of the collection of…
The Vedas
What is the sacred language of the Hin…
Sanskrit
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Unit 2 - World Religions
Brahman
Muslim
Yom Kippur
Freedom from Suffering
The highest of the 4 levels of society AND the Universal Soul…
A follower of the religion of Islam
The Jewish festival known as the "Day of Atonement"
The goal of Buddhist life
Brahman
The highest of the 4 levels of society AND the Universal Soul…
Muslim
A follower of the religion of Islam
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unit 2- world religions
list two major characteristics of chri…
the jewish view of god differed from t…
list one characteristic of the "golden…
sikhism blended the beliefs of islam w…
belief in a single just and all-powerful god,... belief in the a…
jews believed in one god.
toleration of several other religions.
hinduism
list two major characteristics of chri…
belief in a single just and all-powerful god,... belief in the a…
the jewish view of god differed from t…
jews believed in one god.
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W. Geography Unit 2: World Religions
Vedas
Torah
Covenant
Israel
The holy books of Hinduism
Holy book of Judaism
agreement between Abraham and god
homeland of the Jews
Vedas
The holy books of Hinduism
Torah
Holy book of Judaism
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Unit 2: World Religions & Philosophies
Abraham
How did Judaism originate?
Sabbath
Torah
Founder of Judaism (And Christianity/Islam). He was a shepher…
Abraham wondered if there was a only one powerful God. First,…
important holy day of the week to observe and celebrate the J…
Jewish holy book
Abraham
Founder of Judaism (And Christianity/Islam). He was a shepher…
How did Judaism originate?
Abraham wondered if there was a only one powerful God. First,…
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Unit 2: World Religions & Philosophies
Abraham
How did Abraham started Judaism?
Judaism
Star of David
Founder of Judaism. He was a Shepherd. Lived four thousand, (…
He wondered if there was a only one powerful God. First, he t…
Believe in one God who enters every human life in a personal…
Symbol of Judaism
Abraham
Founder of Judaism. He was a Shepherd. Lived four thousand, (…
How did Abraham started Judaism?
He wondered if there was a only one powerful God. First, he t…
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Unit 2 - World Religions Vocabulary
Monotheism
Abraham
Moses
Jesus
Belief in one god
founder of all monotheistic ... religions
(Old Testament) the Hebrew prophet who led the Israelites fro…
A teacher and prophet whose life and ... teachings form the basi…
Monotheism
Belief in one god
Abraham
founder of all monotheistic ... religions
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WH: Unit 2-World Religions
Jesus (son of God)
New Testament of Bible
Monotheistic religions
Monotheistic
founder of Christianity
holy book of Christianity, life and teachings of Jesus
Christianity, Judaism, and Islam
belief in one god
Jesus (son of God)
founder of Christianity
New Testament of Bible
holy book of Christianity, life and teachings of Jesus
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Unit 2 - World Religions
monotheism
polytheism
Muhhamad
Siddhartha Guatama
belief in one God
belief in many gods
founder of Islam
founder of Buddhism
monotheism
belief in one God
polytheism
belief in many gods
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Unit 2 World Religions
Abraham
Brahman
Confucius
Jesus of Nazareth
The first of the three patriarchs of Judaism.
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
(551-479 BCE) A Chinese philosopher known also as Kong Fuzi a…
Founder of Christianity, he taught about kindness and love fo…
Abraham
The first of the three patriarchs of Judaism.
Brahman
A single spiritual power that Hindus believe lives in everyth…
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Unit 2 World Religions
Jesus
Muhammad
Abraham
Torah (Tanakh)
A teacher and prophet whose life and teachings form the basis…
Arab prophet; founder of religion of Islam.
founder of all monotheistic religions
"the law" of the Jewish faith; first five books of the Hebrew…
Jesus
A teacher and prophet whose life and teachings form the basis…
Muhammad
Arab prophet; founder of religion of Islam.
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Unit 2.5 World Religions
Judaism
Canaan
Exodus
monotheism
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abrah…
Biblical or ancient name for the lands of modern Israel that…
A mass departure... "Departure." Tells how the Israelites were e…
Belief in one God
Judaism
A religion with a belief in one god. It originated with Abrah…
Canaan
Biblical or ancient name for the lands of modern Israel that…
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World Religions Unit 2
Abraham
Torah
Moses
Exodus
Made a covenant with God in which Canaan was promised to the…
The first 5 books of the Hebrew Bible
Ten Commandments (set of laws) the Jews believe God gave them…
Story of Moses leading the Israelites out of Egypt
Abraham
Made a covenant with God in which Canaan was promised to the…
Torah
The first 5 books of the Hebrew Bible
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World Religions Unit 2
Dharma
Dukkah
Daltis
Siddhartha Gautama
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
The first of the Four Noble Truths, the basic Buddhist insigh…
People considered so impure that they were called the "untouc…
Founder of Buddism; born a prince; left his father's wealth t…
Dharma
In Hindu belief, a person's religious and moral duties
Dukkah
The first of the Four Noble Truths, the basic Buddhist insigh…
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World Religions- Unit 2
Anti-Judaism
Anti-Semitism
Bar/bat mitzvah
Circumcision
False accusation toward Jews, directly from the church, befor…
Hostility, prejudice, or discrimination against Jewish people…
An initiation ceremony marking the 12th birthday of a Jewish…
The act of removing the foreskin of the penis performed on ma…
Anti-Judaism
False accusation toward Jews, directly from the church, befor…
Anti-Semitism
Hostility, prejudice, or discrimination against Jewish people…
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WORLD RELIGIONS: Unit 2
Aboriginal
Animism
Elder
Faithkeeper
of native ancestry, inhabiting or existing in a land from the…
the attribution of a living soul to plans, animals, inanimate…
a person (male or female) venerated for age and wisdom
member of a nation selected to maintain the traditional cerem…
Aboriginal
of native ancestry, inhabiting or existing in a land from the…
Animism
the attribution of a living soul to plans, animals, inanimate…
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Religions (World History Unit 2)
Originated in Saudi Arabia.
Holy Book is Called the Torah.
Largest religion (number of followers)…
Believes people should follow the Five…
Islam
Judaism
Christianity
Islam
Originated in Saudi Arabia.
Islam
Holy Book is Called the Torah.
Judaism
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Unit 2: World Religions
Monotheism
Polytheism
Hinduism
Vedas
belief in one god
belief in many different gods
religion started in the Indus Valley in India, no known founder
one of the sacred books of Hinduism, sacred literature of the…
Monotheism
belief in one god
Polytheism
belief in many different gods
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Unit 2 - World Religions
Islam Founder
Christianity Founder
Judaism Founder
Hinduism Founder
Muhammad
Jesus of Nazereth
Abraham and Moses
No specific founder/Unknown
Islam Founder
Muhammad
Christianity Founder
Jesus of Nazereth
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World Religions Unit 2
Christianity
messiah
apostel
martyr
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
Anointed one
Early Christian leader who helped set up churches and spread…
A person who is killed because of their religious or other be…
Christianity
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
messiah
Anointed one
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UNIT 2 WORLD RELIGIONS
JESUS OF NAZARETH
Messiah
Pope
TORAH
Jew
Savior sent by God
Important I'm the Catholic Church
Most sacred text of the Hebrew Bible
JESUS OF NAZARETH
Jew
Messiah
Savior sent by God
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Unit 2: World Religions Review - Walraven
Brahman (Hindu)
Muslim
Yom Kippur
Freedom from Suffering
the highest of the 4 levels of society AND the Universal Soul…
a follower of the religion of Islam
The Jewish festival known as the "Day of Atonement"
the goal of Buddhist life
Brahman (Hindu)
the highest of the 4 levels of society AND the Universal Soul…
Muslim
a follower of the religion of Islam
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Unit 2: World Religions
Main religious beliefs of hebrews
How did Judaism influence Christianity?
What ideas did Jesus emphasize?
Why did Christianity gain so many foll…
-God made a binding agreement with Moses... -Monotheistic (God)…
Began with Jewish prophets predicting the arrival of the Mess…
-Gods kindness and mercy... -In the eyes of God, everyone is equ…
It offered everyone hope for salvation and eternal life. Beca…
Main religious beliefs of hebrews
-God made a binding agreement with Moses... -Monotheistic (God)…
How did Judaism influence Christianity?
Began with Jewish prophets predicting the arrival of the Mess…
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Annapolis - World History - Unit 2 - Religions and World Empires
Judiaism
Judiaism
Christianity
Christianity
Major People: Abraham, Moses, David... Major Holidays: Sabbath,…
Major People: Jesus, St. Paul, Martin Luther... Major Holidays:…
Judiaism
Judiaism
Major People: Abraham, Moses, David... Major Holidays: Sabbath,…
22 terms
GHW Unit 2 - World Religions
religion
universal religion
ethnic religion
fundamentalism
a system of faith and worship
religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just thos…
Religion that is identified with a particular ethnic or triba…
a belief in the infallibility and literal interpretation of a…
religion
a system of faith and worship
universal religion
religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just thos…
92 terms
Unit 2: World Religions & Philosophies
Abraham
How did Judaism originate?
Sabbath
Torah
Founder of Judaism (And Christianity/Islam). He was a shepher…
Abraham wondered if there was a only one powerful God. First,…
important holy day of the week to observe and celebrate the J…
Jewish holy book
Abraham
Founder of Judaism (And Christianity/Islam). He was a shepher…
How did Judaism originate?
Abraham wondered if there was a only one powerful God. First,…
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World Religions Unit 2 Definitions
Creation or Origin Myths
Institutional Myths
Ritual Myths
Elders
Describe the origin of cosmos and how things relate to one an…
Trace the beginnings of significant religions ceremonies.
Detailed stories that preserve the precise ceremonies and rit…
Aboriginal men or women who are recognized, respected, and co…
Creation or Origin Myths
Describe the origin of cosmos and how things relate to one an…
Institutional Myths
Trace the beginnings of significant religions ceremonies.
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World Religions Unit 2 - Hinduism
Hindu
Hinduism
How many Hindus live in India
Hindus hold that
a person beyond the Indus River
religion of Hindus of India
95%
no one religion can possibly claim knowledge of absolute truth
Hindu
a person beyond the Indus River
Hinduism
religion of Hindus of India
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World Religions Unit 2
Seven Lucky Gods (Shinto)
Kami (Shinto)
Torii (Shinto)
Washing (Shinto)
Words/Knowledge ... Longevity... Overcoming Pain/Persevere... Wealth... A…
ghosts, gods, spirits, each with a strength/ purpose you can…
arch you walk through it on the left side to get to the spiri…
basin with ladles, pour water with ladle on left hand then ri…
Seven Lucky Gods (Shinto)
Words/Knowledge ... Longevity... Overcoming Pain/Persevere... Wealth... A…
Kami (Shinto)
ghosts, gods, spirits, each with a strength/ purpose you can…
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World Religions Unit 2
israel
torah
Mitzvah
aliyah
in jerusalem. temple there believed that god dwelled there, p…
translates to the instruction or law. the will of God transla…
commandment
the jews homeland
israel
in jerusalem. temple there believed that god dwelled there, p…
torah
translates to the instruction or law. the will of God transla…
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Unit 2 World Religions
Martyrdom
Prophet
Diaspora
Moksha
A person who is killed for their religious dutys
A person regarded as an inspired teacher or as speaking for a…
The dispersion of any people from their original homeland
The ultimate goal of Hindus which involve a perfect state of…
Martyrdom
A person who is killed for their religious dutys
Prophet
A person regarded as an inspired teacher or as speaking for a…
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World Religions/ Unit 2
Jains
Mahavira
Jain's key points
Typically wear masks, carry brooms, an…
Meaning conquerors/ saints
24th Tirthankara; thought of as a teacher not a founder; cont…
1)Rejected vedas, Brahmist caste; 2)Embraced radical ahimsa;…
Jains
Jains
Meaning conquerors/ saints
Mahavira
24th Tirthankara; thought of as a teacher not a founder; cont…
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Unit 2: Indo-Europeans, Rise of World Religions, and the First Empires
Indo-Europeans
Hittites
Anatolia
Aryans
A group pf semi-nomadic peoples who, around 2000 B.C.E., bega…
Groups like the _______ in Anatolia gained control over iron…
What is the name for the area containing most of modern-day T…
nomads from Europe and Asia who migrated to India and finally…
Indo-Europeans
A group pf semi-nomadic peoples who, around 2000 B.C.E., bega…
Hittites
Groups like the _______ in Anatolia gained control over iron…
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Unit 2: World Religions
Hinduism
Buddhism
Judaism
Christianity
Fouding Figure: Aryans... Born: India ... Where: Temples, homes, In…
Founding Figure: Siddhartha Gautama... Born: India... Where: Temple…
Founding Figure: Abraham... Born: Canaan... Where: Synagogue, Israe…
Founding Figure: Jesus... Born: M.E Romans, Judea, Canaan... Where:…
Hinduism
Fouding Figure: Aryans... Born: India ... Where: Temples, homes, In…
Buddhism
Founding Figure: Siddhartha Gautama... Born: India... Where: Temple…
35 terms
World Religions Unit 2
Important numbers
4 sights
4 noble truths
8fold path
4485237
sick, old age, death, wandering pilgrim
life is dukka... dukka is caused by tanha ... rid of dukka by getti…
right... view, intention, speech, action, livelihood, effort,…
Important numbers
4485237
4 sights
sick, old age, death, wandering pilgrim
unit 2- world religions
yoga
jnana yoga
Bhakti yoga
karma yoga
Derived from the word yoke: to unite/harness and direct... • To…
reflective people... -quiet... -thought... -independent... -self-awarenes…
emotional people... -wear heart on sleeve... -gets it all out and t…
active people... -always there when you need them... -act rather th…
yoga
Derived from the word yoke: to unite/harness and direct... • To…
jnana yoga
reflective people... -quiet... -thought... -independent... -self-awarenes…
43 terms
World Religions Unit 2
Judaism
Abraham
Tell his people to worship only one God
Jewish Covenant
is the oldest monotheistic religion today
The founder of Judaism_
What does Abraham have to do for God?
The _ with God defines Judaism
Judaism
is the oldest monotheistic religion today
Abraham
The founder of Judaism_
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World Religions Unit 2
Common features of primal religious tr…
Role of religion in primal societies
Potlatch
Sun Dance
Totemism, taboo, the trickster figure, the vision quest, axis…
Pervades life and determines culture of the society, religion…
A celebration of life of giving in order to receive wealth, c…
To honor the sun god so that they may lead good lives and act…
Common features of primal religious tr…
Totemism, taboo, the trickster figure, the vision quest, axis…
Role of religion in primal societies
Pervades life and determines culture of the society, religion…
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Unit 2-world religions
Abraham
Ten Commandments
Torah
Palestine
Founder of Judaism
ten laws and teachings said to have been given to Moses by God
Jewish holy book
A territory in the Middle East on the eastern coast of the Me…
Abraham
Founder of Judaism
Ten Commandments
ten laws and teachings said to have been given to Moses by God
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Unit 2: World Religions
Judaism
Torah
Islam
Quran
1st monotheistic religion ; prophet was Moses
book of Judaism
prophet was Muhammad; the 5 pillars; Sunni and Shia split
book of Islam
Judaism
1st monotheistic religion ; prophet was Moses
Torah
book of Judaism
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Unit 2 World Religions
caste
Main gods of Hinduism
Vishnu
Shiva
-Priests: Brahmins... -Warriors: Kshatriya... -Traders + Landowners…
Brahma, Shiva, Vishnu
-preserver... -avatar of Krishna
-destroyer
caste
-Priests: Brahmins... -Warriors: Kshatriya... -Traders + Landowners…
Main gods of Hinduism
Brahma, Shiva, Vishnu
Unit 2 World Religions
Abraham
Moses
David
Babylonian Captivity
Founder of Judaism
Most important prophet in Judaism
Example of Messiah in Judaism
Babylonians took over Judah and killed and enslaved the Jewis…
Abraham
Founder of Judaism
Moses
Most important prophet in Judaism
18 terms
World Religions Unit 2
covenant
Shema
Torah
Tanakh
agreement established long ago between God and the ancient Is…
Judaism's most theological statement: "Here, O Israel! The LO…
the revelation of God's will to the people; more specifically…
a common way of referring to the Hebrew Bible, derived from t…
covenant
agreement established long ago between God and the ancient Is…
Shema
Judaism's most theological statement: "Here, O Israel! The LO…
65 terms
Unit 2 World Religions
asana
ashram
atman
avatar
Yogic posture
ascetic spiritual community of followers gathered around thei…
the individual soul
incarnation of a deity
asana
Yogic posture
ashram
ascetic spiritual community of followers gathered around thei…
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Unit 2 World Religions
Father - Son
Elder Brother - Younger Brother
Husband - Wife
Elder - Younger
A) responsibility/ care... B) respect/ obedience
A) authority/ helpful... B) follows/ listens
A) authoritative protector... B) protected nurturer
A) mentor... B) loyal protector
Father - Son
A) responsibility/ care... B) respect/ obedience
Elder Brother - Younger Brother
A) authority/ helpful... B) follows/ listens
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