Reasons for war

In this lesson, we will focus on the reasons for war. We will explore greed, self-defence and retaliation as reasons for war and Christian and Islamic responses to reasons for war.

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Reasons for war

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Q1.Which of these terms is best defined by "a selfish desire for something"?

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Q2.Which of these terms is best defined by "deliberately harming someone/a group/a nation as a response to them harming you"?

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Q3.Which of these terms is best defined by "acting to prevent harm to yourself"?

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Q4.Which religions traditionally may accept that conflict may sometimes be necessary in order to defend yourself?

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Q5.Which religions would traditionally encourage retaliation?

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Q6.Which religions would traditionally accept greed as an acceptable motivation for war?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Reasons for war

Check you can recall the key content from the reasons for war lesson by completing this quiz

Q1.Which of these terms is best defined by "a selfish desire for something"?

1/6

Q2.Which of these terms is best defined by "deliberately harming someone/a group/a nation as a response to them harming you"?

2/6

Q3.Which of these terms is best defined by "acting to prevent harm to yourself"?

3/6

Q4.Which religions traditionally may accept that conflict may sometimes be necessary in order to defend yourself?

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Q5.Which religions would traditionally encourage retaliation?

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Q6.Which religions would traditionally accept greed as an acceptable motivation for war?

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