9.2 Persian And Arabic Literature Exam

36 Questions | Total Attempts: 349

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Literature Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of literature have we been studying ?
  • 2. 
    What is the role of fate in Persian and Arabic literature?
  • 3. 
    What are  the names of the two major religions of this literature? Write which type of religion each one is?
  • 4. 
    Which religion came first?
  • 5. 
    What is the name of the founder of Islam?
  • 6. 
    Briefly tell the story of how Islam was founded
  • 7. 
    What is the name of the holy book of Islam?
  • 8. 
    What is the Islamic perspective of other religious texts? (Torah, New Testament, etc)
  • 9. 
    What is the name of a leader in an Islamic nation?
  • 10. 
    What were the two major languages spoken in this literature?
  • 11. 
    Answer, why is understanding the context of literature important?
  • 12. 
    What type of literature was most prevalent among Arabic people?
  • 13. 
    What type of literature was most prevalent among Persian people?
  • 14. 
    What is Sufism?
  • 15. 
    What is the Rubaiyat
  • 16. 
    List two things that make a rubai poem a true rubai poem
  • 17. 
    Who is Sadi
  • 18. 
    Who is Hafiz
  • 19. 
    Who is Omar Khayyam?
  • 20. 
    What is The Shah-nama
  • 21. 
    Who are the three main characters in The Shah-nama
  • 22. 
    Fill in the blank________ is huge in Persian and Arabic literature
  • 23. 
    Describe what fate is in your own words
  • 24. 
    Define inference
  • 25. 
    You cook an egg sandwich, put it on a plate, and walk out of the room as your sister walks in. When you reenter the room, the sandwich is gone and crumbs are left. Your sister is sitting on the couch wiping her mouth. Draw an inference about what happened to your egg sandwich
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