Exam 2 Practice Problem Answers
1. Explanation: Those who supply financial capital face two broad decisions: how much to save,
and how to divide up their savings among different forms of financial investments. In thinking
about how much to save, people mu
Exam 2 Practice Problems
1. Explain the nature of individual and business decisions which drive the demand and supply of
financial capital. Specifically, what kinds of factors will shift demand and supply of financial
2. Explain why U.S. minimum
Exam 1 Practice Problems:
1. Using the outline below, draw a circular-flow diagram representing the interactions
between households and firms in a simple economy. Explain briefly the various parts
of the diagram.
Final Exam Fall 2015/ OSU-Stillwater
RELIGIOUS STUDIES 4113-001 ISLAM: CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES
I. Comment in a paragraph on the following:
1. Napoleon in Egypt.
Rosette stone. Rasheed. The communication. He took scholars with to figure out there culture. He
Islam Culture and Perspective
THE LIFE OF PROPHET MUHAMMAD & HIS BIRTH CITY
Islam all got its start when Prophet Muhummand was fasting at the age
of 40 during Ramadan. An angel named Gabriel came to him in a dream and
said Recite. Gabriel wa
Reasons for the Fall of Islam (1 )
Lack of Dedication to Islam- It was caused by Muslim Rulers and the Ulema.
It was caused by obscurantism in Islam. This is because rejection of science
and scientific method was rejection of what was to la
5 Pllars of islam
3st pillar is prayer, pray 5 times a day facing towards mecca
Fajir before sunrise when you wake
Zuhr just after mid day
Asr. Later in the afternoon
Maghrib immediately after sunset
Isha before going to bed
a. Ideally pray
Iran: Land of the
Lion and the Sun
The Rebirth of Iran
Most Iranians are ShiI Muslims
Cyrus the Great founded first Persian Empire in 550 BC
Advent of Islam meant defeat and conquest by an alien people
Chapter 9: Moorish Spain
By Shila Carroll, Niles Foster and Emily Parks
The conquest and people of
- Our only guides for the conquest of Spain are legends
and one sided accounts. The true reason remains
- Al-Andalus is the term used for Mus
CH. 12 MUSLIM
Reggie Storer, Stephen
Steiner, and Jessie West
Unlike Muslims in other areas, Indian Muslims have never been able
to Islamicize the entire country
Today, the majority of Indian Muslims live in the northeast and
Chapter Five: Literature
The Beginning: O ralLiterature
The Arabs recognized at an early stage that some
exceptional beings among them possessed the gift of
arranging their words in an expressive and artistic
manner. These men were:
Shair - The poet. Me
Chapter 13: Islam
term used to describe European
expansion into the Muslim world and elsewhere, its
origins lie in European political and intellectual
Chapter 7:The Scientific
By Marcus Gabilheri, Matthew Mitchell, and Kendall Treece
The appropriation of ancient learning
The study of math and science started when Aristotle appeared to
Cities and Citizens
Time, Place and Status
Time, Place and Status
Three variables to describe the Muslim City
Size and Importance (Status)
Precise Time (Time)
Geographical Area (Place)
Development of an Hierarchy
Lauren Combs & Taylor Gajan
MUSIC DURING ISLAMS GOLDEN AGE
Has been described by philosophers and writers, yet its difficult to
reconstruct what it was exactly like
Transmitted by ear, not written down
Contact with other
2 May, 2016
Islam in America
The United States of America has long been described a melting pot for cultures, with
immigrants coming from all around the world to seek out new fortune and follow the American
CHAPTER 8: ARMIES
OF THE PROPHET
By Sam Osei, K.J. Leu, and
The most spectacular and continuous contact between Islam and
Christendom was on the military and naval planes.
Constantinople was the supreme goal of Muslim arms.
a. Problem: Exile
b. Solution: Return
c. Technique: Obey (The Law) and remember the narrative.
i. Teaching, guidance, several uses of the term.
ii. The law is delivered to Moses on Mt. Sinai
1. the proph
1. The Bible as a human response to God
a. Is the bible a human or divine product?
i. Literalism: Written by God
1. The Bible contains Gods word it is thus a divine
2. God is the ultimate author
ii. Historical-metaphorical: th
1. Important Dates in Judaism
a. In 5438 BC, King Cyrus and the Persians conquer the Babylonians and
allow the Jews to return home
i. Many Jews actually stay
ii. The introduction of Zoroastrianism
1. New concepts are introduced into Ju
1.) In all of us, Budhists do affirm personhood, which has value and worth.
o Can reflect
o Can suffer or experience happiness
o Has a continuity of cause and effect
EX: Past experiences can have an affect on your
Also known as Hinayana (Little Raft)
However, the name Theravada (the way of the elders) is preferred
Theravada Buddhists see themselves as teaching the Buddhas original
A monastic tradition
o The way to t
1. Why study religion?
i. Personal: Helps understand other people, especially those
whom we have little or no contact.
ii. Helps understand ourselves:
1. Deepen our own spiritual or self-knowledge by studying
what the grea
a. What opinions do you already have?
b. Are you religious?
c. Do you think there is only one true religion?
d. Who is God to you?
e. What does religion mean to you?
a. Do you have negative thoughts of peop
1. Read D2L article
2. The Torah
3. The Creation Stories (Genesis 1-3)
a. TWO stories of creation written about 400 years apart.
b. P Story
i. priestly story
ii. 500 BC
iii. Genesis 1:1- Genesis 2:4
iv. Day one- light
3.) To end Dukkha, end Tanha (3)
This cycle can come to an end.
Liberation is indeed possible.
o We can change ourselves
o We can change how we respond to the world.
We can find peace in the midst of a world caught up.
1. Made vs had made
a. First of all, do not ignore 2:4-7
b. Given some translations, it looks like 2:8 and 2:19 use a past tense,
had made/had planted, whereas other translations seem to show
God making plants and animals after Adam.
Dr. Stephanie Wheatley
Rel 1103 Section 002
December 6, 2013
I decided to write my paper over three religions that challenged me the most throughout
the semester. Hinduism, Islam, and Buddhism were the three religions that
Dr. Stephanie Wheatley
Rel 1103 Sec 001
December 1, 2013
Paradise Now Movie Review
The movie was filmed around two childhood friends named Said and Khaled and is about
their journey together through their last few days before they take par
Religions Of Mankind
Everything Zen: Chan, Zazen, Koan, Satori, and Shaolin Temple.
Zazen: Seeded meditation. Goal is to direct all of your awareness to one simple biological
Koan: Question puzzles or riddles. Questions that a zen mas