Ancient Islam

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Islam Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is to study about the life and geography of Ancient Islam and its community. It is all about its religion, land features, and life types.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Muhmmad is sometimes known as the "______________ one"
  • 2. 
    What was the government like in Ancient Islam prior to 600 BC?
    • A. 

      It was a monarchy type government

    • B. 

      There was no major government

    • C. 

      A tyrant ruled Islam

    • D. 

      The whole society was a democracy

  • 3. 
    What was each tribe lead by?
    • A. 

      A shaik

    • B. 

      A ruler

    • C. 

      An elder

    • D. 

      A master

  • 4. 
    Who were the Bedouins?
    • A. 

      Ruling group in the society

    • B. 

      Caravans of the desert

    • C. 

      Nomads of the desert

    • D. 

      Semi-nomads of the desert

  • 5. 
    What did Bedouins value the most?
    • A. 

      Strength and family background

    • B. 

      Wealth, courage, and battle skills

    • C. 

      Courage, battle skills, and strength

    • D. 

      Wealth and family background

  • 6. 
    What are two deep oral traditions?
    • A. 

      Singing and poetry

    • B. 

      Stories and poetry

    • C. 

      Stories and singing

    • D. 

      There was only one oral tradition

  • 7. 
    Which type of women were not allowed to remarry(check all that apply)?
    • A. 

      Widowed

    • B. 

      Unhappy

    • C. 

      Crippled

    • D. 

      Divorced

  • 8. 
    __________ could not inherit power
  • 9. 
    Bedouins were ____________.
  • 10. 
    Arabs called "______________" believed in only one major god.
  • 11. 
    ______________ was a place of worship in Makkah (Mecca) with idols of gods and goddesses.
  • 12. 
    In Makkah (Mecca), where the Ka'ba is located, by 500 CE, there were __________ different idols - even some Christian images.
  • 13. 
    The _______________ tribe thought that they were the most powerful tribe in Saudi Arabia and the owners of the Ka'ba. They insured the safe passage of pilgrims coming to Makkah (Mecca) to worship in the Ka'ba.
  • 14. 
    The Quraysh Tribe made a peace treaty with the ____________.
  • 15. 
    Muhammad was born in [1]_______ AD and died in [2]________ AD. (to answer, do the following: [1]answer to number one [2]answer to number two.) 
  • 16. 
    Poetry, to the Bedouins, was thought of as a way to _________ the tribes together.
  • 17. 
    _________ was the Arabic word for "cube"
  • 18. 
    In _____ AD, Muhammad's wife and uncle died. That year Muhammad went to settle disputes in Yathrib.
  • 19. 
    According to Muslims, physical prayer symbolizes ____________.
  • 20. 
    The town of Medinah used to be called something else. What was it called?
  • 21. 
    The ____________, a miracle, was the "words of God"
  • 22. 
    What are Muslims sometimes refferd to as?
  • 23. 
    Muhammad is a _______________, not a God. He just says the words of God. He is not God.
  • 24. 
    What was the message that Muhammad had to give to all his fellow Muslims?
  • 25. 
    What was the angel's name who met Muhammad in the cave?
  • 26. 
    [1]In which town did Muhammad meet the angel? [2]In what did he meet the angel? (answer like the following: [1]answer to number 1 [2]answer to number 2)
  • 27. 
    Muhammad was orpahned at the age of ___. Then, he went to live with his uncle.
  • 28. 
    When Muhammad was born, why was he given to the Bedouins?
  • 29. 
    Muhammad was a [1]___________ who got married to a wealthy [2]____________ at the age of 25. (answer like the following: [1]answer to #1 [2]answer to #2)
  • 30. 
    A peninsula between the Red Sea and the Persian Gulf in southwest Asia is the
  • 31. 
    A group of people traveling together for mutual protection, often with a pack of animals such as camerls is called a
  • 32. 
    A person who moves from place to place, often in search of water and vegetation is called a
  • 33. 
    Arab Nomands are called
  • 34. 
    Areaas where fresh water and vegetation is available in deserts are called
  • 35. 
    To buy and sell by trading goods or selling services rather than by money is called
  • 36. 
    To bring water to a dry place in order to grow crops is called
  • 37. 
    A flat strip of land on a hillside used for growing crops is called a
  • 38. 
    The first pillar is _______________and the english word is _______________answer like the following: [1]answer to the first question [2]answer to the second question
  • 39. 
    The third pillar is _______________and the english word is _______________answer like the following: [1]answer to the first question [2]answer to the second question
  • 40. 
    The fourth pillar is _______________and the english word is _______________answer like the following: [1]answer to the first question [2]answer to the second question
  • 41. 
    The fifth pillar is _______________and the english word is _______________answer like the following: [1]answer to the first question [2]answer to the second question