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1. This individual  was the 10th and final enlightened Guru in the Sikh tradition. Your Answer: Guru Gobind Singh     CORRECT   2. Guru Nanak's life was changed at the age of 30 after  Your Answer: immersion in a river.     CORRECT   3. Guru Nanak presented three central teachings as leading to God: working to earn one's own living, sharing from one's  earnings, and  Your Answer: Any of these.   Correct Answer: remembering God as the only true doer and giver.     See page 414. 
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4. Which of the  following Gurus  founded the holy city of  Amritsar ? Your Answer: the Fifth Guru   Correct Answer: the Fourth Guru     See page 415.   5. The  most sacred shrine  of the Sikh religion is the _________ built by the Fifth Guru. Your Answer: Holy of Holies   Correct Answer: Golden Temple     Review page 415.  6. The _________ Guru was martyred rather than convert to Islam. Your Answer: Ninth  
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  CORRECT   7. The  five symbols of their faith  Khalsa or "Pure Ones" in the Sikh religion wear. These include: Your Answer: a sword for dignity and the willingness to fight for justice.   Correct Answer: Any of these.     See page 418.  8. Guru Gobind Singh, the last of the Sikh Gurus, passed his authority not to an individual human but to  Your Answer: the Sikh congregation, the sangat.   Correct Answer: the Sikh scriptures which was called the Guru Granth Sahib.     See page 418.  9. The major focus of Sikhism is Your Answer:
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devotion to worship.   Correct Answer: devotion to God.     See page 421.   10. Sikhs have these beliefs in common with Hinduism. Your Answer: the caste system and reincarnation   Correct Answer: karma and reincarnation     See pages 421-422.  11. What is the ultimate goal of life for a Sikh?  Your Answer: reaching a state of mindlessness   Correct Answer: union with God     See page 424. 
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12. The sacred practices of Sikh followers include Your Answer: detaching oneself from worldly concerns.   Correct Answer: Any of these.     This is part of the correct answer. See pages 424-428.  13. Sikhs are to contribute _______ percent of their income to their community. Your Answer: five   Correct Answer: ten     See page 425.  14. Sikh followers show their reverence for their scripture by  Your Answer: waving a whisk over it.  
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Correct Answer: Any of these.    This is part of the correct answer. See page 426.  15. In 1984, Prime Minster Indira chose to attack 
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