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Question [CLICK ON ANY CHOICE TO KNOW THE RIGHT ANSWER]
Confucius believed that ____ would help society run better and people be more content.
A
Individuality
B
Caste System
C
Meditation
D
Rules/Laws
Explanation: 

Detailed explanation-1: -Based on his study of the Five Classics, Confucius believed that the people would naturally follow and support the virtuous ruler without the need for harsh laws and punishments.

Detailed explanation-2: -Confucius believed that all people‚Äďand the society they live in-benefit from a lifetime of learning and a moral outlook. Confucius was a Chinese philosopher, politician, and teacher whose message of knowledge, benevolence, loyalty, and virtue were the main guiding philosophy of China for thousands of years.

Detailed explanation-3: -In traditional China it was assumed by adherents of all schools of thought that government would be monarchical and that the state had its model in the family. The ruler was understood to be at once the Son of Heaven, and the father of the people, ruling under the Mandate of Heaven.

Detailed explanation-4: -Confucius taught people how to behave in their private life as well as the rules of good government based on love, justice, respect, wisdom and sincerity. Confucius strongly believed that a ruler could not bring prosperity to his people by making laws alone, he had to set a good example too.

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