REL 200 Midterm.docx - REL 200 Midterm According to Sir James George Frazer people at first attempted to control the world of nature through what he

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REL 200 Midterm According to Sir James George Frazer, people at first attempted to control the world of nature through what he called Select one: a. "magic" b. "animism" c. "fatalism" d. "ancestor veneration" Feedback Your answer is correct. The correct answer is: "magic" Question 2 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text The ancient Chinese tradition of heating a tortoise shell and interpreting its cracks is an example of Select one: a. divination. b. totem.
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c. sacrifice. d. taboo. Feedback Good work The correct answer is: divination. Question 3 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text In many religions, people think that inanimate objects like trees, mountains, stones, and rivers have spirit or Select one: a. magic b. anima c. anthropomorphism d. ahimsa Feedback Your answer is correct. The correct answer is: anima Question 4 Correct
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Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text Often used to explain the whys and hows of the world, one characteristic common to almost all religions is Select one: a. sacrifices b. rites c. magic d. myths Feedback Your answer is correct. The correct answer is: myths Question 5 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text The bald eagle, the national bird of the United States of America, is an example of Select one:
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a. divination b. totemism c. anthropomorphism d. shamanism Feedback Your answer is correct. The correct answer is: totemism Question 6 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text The Lakota (Sioux) belief in Wakan Tanka is an example of the abstract understanding of the Select one: a. Earth Mother. b. Holy Son. c. High God. d. universe.
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Feedback Good work The correct answer is: High God. Question 7 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text Of all the rites of passage used in basic religions, some cultures give the most attention to the ritual of moving from Select one: a. maiden to wife. b. boy to husband. c. girl to mother. d. child to adult. Feedback Your answer is correct. The correct answer is: child to adult. Question 8 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00
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Flag question Question text Compared to Native Americans, how did Europeans who came to the Americas look upon nature and the land? Select one: a. They revered the land as much as the Native Americans did. b. They looked upon nature as something to be exploited and used. c. They were unwilling to sacrifice the beauty of the land and nature to survive. d. They enjoyed the unknowns of nature. Feedback Your answer is correct. The correct answer is: They looked upon nature as something to be exploited and used. Question 9 Correct Mark 1.00 out of 1.00 Flag question Question text Of the following, which is true of Native American hunting practices, especially in early America? Select one: a. Native Americans weren't known as prodigious hunters.
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b. The Native American style of hunting led to the destruction of bison herds.
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