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Self Test on Knowledge Associated With Worldview Theme #8

Respond to each of the 10 multiple choice questions below by typing the number 1 to 5 of the answer you wish to select in the response box. When finished, click "process your responses".

1. A word whose definition might include both the words "rational" and "faith" is 1) religion    2) theology    3) deism    

4) consciousness    5) introspection

2. For many people, the phrase “soul searching” links together the words "soul", "consciousness" and 

1) paternalism    2) omniscience    3) transcendence

4) introspection    5) vital spark

3. The phrase "not interfere with the workings of the universe" might be part of the definition or description of which item below?

1) a moralistic God     2) miracles         3) deism    

4) an omnipotent God    5) a personal God

4.  Which of the following words is linked to conceiving of God as the Almighty Father ? 

1) Intelligent Design    2) grace   3) anthropomorphism

4) Gaia          5) paternalism

5.  Which of the following associations is wrong?

1) Intelligent Design / directed by natural selection

2) grace / gift              3) dark night of soul / faith is tested

4) praying / seeking guidance

5) "Gaia Hypothesis" /  God as a Goddess

6.  All of the following words or phrases might be used to describe someone for whom the Monotheism worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview except which ? 

1) believes in one God    2) believes in literal interpretation    3) vital spark

4) God as Creator    5) God energizes life 

7.  The phrase "will of God" might be featured in describing which religion or type of religion? 

1) Christianity    2) Islam    3) Judaism    

4) process theology    5) panentheism

8. Which of the following beliefs or behaviors would you not expect someone for whom the Belief in a Personal God worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview ? 

1) in  theism      2) God conceived of anthropomorphically   

3) praying    4) in monotheism      5)  in deism

9. Which of the following words or phrases is linked to God as "a participant in an ongoing creative process"?   

1) pandeism          2) polytheism  

3) grace                4) process theology 

5) creation ex nilhilo

10. Which of the following associations is wrong?

1) oldest of great monotheistic religions / Judaism    

2) one's conscience / to some, the voice of God

3) dualism of substance / historical and metaphorical

4)  God exists within / immanence

5) creation ex nilhilo / "out of nothing"


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