Welcome to Jeopardy! World Religions and Philosophies
FinalJeopardy Round 2 Round 1
Daoism & Shintoism Hinduism Judaism Buddhism Confucianism Round 2 Final Jeopardy $100 $100 $100 $100 $100 $200 $200 $200 $200 $200 $300 $300 $300 $300 $300 $400 $400 $400 $400 $400 $500 $500 $500 $500 $500
$100 When the soul is reborn into a new body in an attempt to get closer to the “universal spirit.”
$100 What is reincarnation? Scores
$200 The main goal of Hindus, which is to achieve union with the Brahman.
$200 What is moksha? Scores
$300 The Hindu god seen here:
$300 Who is Shiva? Scores
$400 The institution represented in the diagram below.
$400 What is the caste system? Scores
$500 The deeds & actions (both good & bad) of a person’s life that affects his/her existence in the next life.
$500 What is karma? Scores
$100 He is the founding father of Judaism.
$100 Who is Abraham? Scores
$200 An agreement or contract with God.
$200 What is a covenant? Scores
$300 The most sacred writings in Judaism seen below. Also known as the Pentateuch.
$300 What is the Torah? Scores
$400 Generally credited by scholars to be the first type of this religion. Yet, some might argue that Zoroastrianism was actually the first.
$400 What is monotheistic? Scores
$500 The Babylonian exile and expulsion by the Romans from Palestine in 135 C.E. caused this scattering of people.
$500 What is a Diaspora? Scores
$100 Before he was the Buddha, he was a Hindu prince named this.
$100 Who is Siddhartha Gautama? Scores
$200 Unlike its cousin Hinduism, Buddhists do not have this social hierarchy.
$200 What is a caste system? Scores
$300 We aren’t referring to the overrated grunge rock band of the 90s, but instead the Buddhist state of enlightenment.
$300 What is nirvana? Scores
$400 Known as the “lesser” and “greater” vehicles, these are the two main branches of Buddhism.
$400 What are Theravada and Mahayana Buddhism? Scores
$500 The mound like structure seen here that contains Buddhist relics.
$500 What is a stupa? Scores
$100 The symbol seen here:
$100 What is the yin yang? Scores
$200 Daoism gained followers as an alternative to this restrictive Chinese philosophy.
$200 What is Confucianism? Scores
$300 Shintoism is unique to this Asian country.
$300 What is Japan? Scores
$400 Shinto is often compared to be similar to this type of religion due to its belief that everything in nature has a spirit.
$400 What is an animistic religion? Scores
$500 This is the term for Shinto gods.
$500 What are kami? Scores
$100 The respect a son has for his parents and elders.
$100 What is filial piety? Scores
$200 Written by Confucius’ students, these are the words, acts, and thoughts of the philosopher.
$200 What are the Analects? Scores
$300 Confucian philosophy became the basis of these Chinese exams.
$300 What are civil service exams? Scores