251. The religious people that have traditionally left their dead exposed to be devoured by vultures are thea. Sikhs.b. Jains.*c. Zoroastrians. d. Hindus.(p. 207)252. The religious group that has traditionally cremated their dead are the(p. 207)253. In general, people are reluctant to change their practices relating to the dead.(p. 207)254. The few remaining Zoroastrians are called Parsees.*a. True b. False(p. 207)Sacred SpaceMultiple-Choice255. The site in Jerusalem that is venerated by Jews as the remnant of an ancient Jewish temple, and by Muslims as the place from which Muhammad ascended into heaven, is the
(p. 208)256. The site of the Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem is considered sacred by*a. Muslims and Jews. (p. 208)257. Stonehenge in England is best described as a(n)(p. 209)True/False258. Cemeteries are regarded as sacred spaces.(p. 208)Map/Graphical AnalysisUse the following figure to answer Questions 259–260.Figure 7.2 World Distribution of Major Religions
259. According to the map, Taoism is centered ina. Africa.b. South America.c. Europe.*d. East Asia.pp. 182–183260. Compared to all the other religious faiths listed in the maps, which two have the tiniest geographic concentration?a. Sunni and Shia Islam*b. Judaism and Mormonismc. Protestantism and Catholicism
d. Taoism and Animismpages 182–183Use the following figure to answer Questions 261–263.Figure 7.8 GaneshaPhoto: Punit Paranjpe/Reuters/Landov261. Pictured here is Ganesha, a god holy toa. Muslims.*b. Hindus.c. Buddhists.d. Jews.page 187262. In which world region are statues like the one shown here most likely to be found?
*a. Indiab. Mongoliac. Chinad. Russiapage 187263. Those who worship the god pictured here are also likely to believe all of the following EXCEPTa. the existence of the supreme god Brahman.b. the separation of society into several castes.c. reincarnation.d. the teleological food chain in which humans hunt and eat animals.page 187Use the following figure to answer Questions 264–266.Figure 7.10 Rock CarvingPhoto: Terry G. Jordan-Bychkov264. Which religious figure is shown in this photo?a. Ganesha of Hinduism
*b. Buddha of Buddhismc. God of Roman Catholicismd. Mohammed of Islampage 188
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