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Buddhism and Jainism


1. 

Consider the following statements:
I. Buddha's original name was siddhartha
II. Buddha was against the practice of sacrifice and rituals.
III. Eight-fold path was put forth by him.
IV. Buddha advocated idol worship
of these statements

Answer : A. I,II and III are correct

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2. 

Buddha was enlightened under

Answer : C. Bodhi Tree (Pipal Tree)

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3. 

Buddhism was divided during the period of

Answer : C. Kanishka

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4. 

Consider the statements: Buddhism
I. Emphasizes the importance of "Four - Fold Truths".
II. Is based on the concept of ethical principles.
III. Illustrates the necessity of the caste system
IV. Was a missionary religion.
Of these statements :

Answer : A. I and II are correct

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5. 

Mahayana Buddhism came into existence during the reign of

Answer : D. Kanishka

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6. 

Why did Gautama Buddha renounce his home?

Answer : B. he was much affected by the miseries of life

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