RELS 201 Midterm Exam Answers All Possible Questions
Question 1 of 25 1.0 Points
The belief that if the divine exists, it is NOT possible for humans to know it is called what?
Question 2 of 25 1.0 Points
Religion attempts to approach an understanding of Unseen Reality from beyond literal expressions. Which of the following is NOT an example of this approach?
Question 3 of 25 1.0 Points
A repeated and predictable form of entering into communion with that which is worshipped is known as what?
Question 4 of 25 1.0 Points
An understanding of religious stories as deeply important as having symbolic and metaphorical meaning (and not necessarily as literal historical facts) is related most closely to which religious perspective?
Question 5 of 25 1.0 Points
The term for when societies become more scientific in their approach to understanding nature and the universe is called what?
Question 6 of 25 1.0 Points
Which ancient Greek philosopher believed that the soul was superior to the body and reason more reliable than the senses?
Question 7 of 25 1.0 Points
According to some Eastern religions, the idea that we are distinct autonomous individuals is considered what?
A.a temporary truth
Question 8 of 25 1.0 Points
The practice of yoga for Hindus is an attempt to do what?
A.to achieve a state of mind to attain union with the Self.
B.to achieve control...