Beginner's Quiz On Islam - Free Qur'an For A High Score

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Assalaamu 'alaikum. This quiz is meant both to test your knowledge of Islam and introduce you to the beliefs of Muslims. If you get a high score, you can have an English or Spanish translation of the Qur'an sent to you for free. If you have any further questions about Islam, check out: https://www. Youtube. Com/dawahaddict


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      An Arabic word meaning submission and surrender to the will of God.

    • B. 

      Not only a religion, but a complete way of life.

    • C. 

      To live in peace with the Creator, one's self, and with other people.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 2. 
    Which of the following is true?
    • A. 

      To be a Muslim, you have to be an Arab.


    • B. 

      Every Arab is a Muslim.

    • C. 

      Anyone of any nationality or ethnicity can become a Muslim by accepting Islam.

  • 3. 
    The name of the Final Revelation is the...
    • A. 

      Psalms

    • B. 

      Torah

    • C. 

      Quran

    • D. 

      Gospel

  • 4. 
    Which of the following is correct?
    • A. 

      Allah is the name for God in the Arabic language.

    • B. 

      Allah is not the same as God.

    • C. 

      Muslims worship two gods, namely Allah and God.

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Was a descendant of Prophet Ishmael, the first son of Prophet Abraham.

    • B. 

      Received divine revelations (the Quran) from Allah through the angel Gabriel (Jibrael in Arabic).

    • C. 

      Was born in 570 CE in Mecca, located in present-day Saudi Arabia.


    • D. 

      Is the last prophet of God.

    • E. 

      All of the above.

  • 6. 
    The first source of knowledge in Islam is...
    • A. 

      The Quran
(the literal Word of God).

    • B. 

      The Sunnah
(the teaching and example of Prophet Muhammad).

    • C. 

      The concensus of the Muslim community.

    • D. 

      Analogical reasoning.

  • 7. 
    The second source of knowledge in Islam is...
    • A. 

      The Quran
(the literal Word of God).

    • B. 

      The Sunnah
(the teaching and example of Prophet Muhammad).

    • C. 

      The concensus of the Muslim community.

    • D. 

      Analogical reasoning.

  • 8. 
    God is...
    • A. 

      Two in one.

    • B. 

      Three in one.

    • C. 

      One with no partners.

    • D. 

      The leader of many lesser gods.

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Blacks are superior to whites.

    • B. 

      Whites are superior to blacks.

    • C. 

      Arabs are superior to non-Arabs.

    • D. 

      Non-Arabs are superior to Arabs.

    • E. 

      An arab has no superiority over a non-Arab, nor has a non-Arab any superiority over an Arab, nor has a black man any superiority over a white man or a white man over a black man except by the criterion of taqwa (righteousness).

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      There is no difference between the basic message of Abraham, Moses, Jesus, and Muhammad.

    • B. 

      All Prophets of God were Muslims.

    • C. 

      Muhammad is the last Prophet of God, sent with guidance for all mankind until the Day of Judgment.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

    • E. 

      None of the above.

  • 11. 
    The basic beliefs of a Muslim include the Oneness of God, Prophethood, Revealed Books, Angels, The Day of Judgment and Life after Death, and Divine Destiny.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Islam believes in the concept of the "original sin."

    • B. 

      Every person is born free of any sin.

    • C. 

      Adam and Eve were sent down on earth as a punishment for their sin.

    • D. 

      Eve was responsible for Adam's downfall.

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Get baptized in holy water.

    • B. 

      Pay money.

    • C. 

      Simply believe and say openly that there is no god except for Allah (God in Arabic) and that Muhammad is his messenger.

  • 14. 
    Which of the following is true?
    • A. 

      Salah is the Arabic name for formal prayer.

    • B. 

      Every Muslim is expected to offer Salah five times daily.

    • C. 

      A and B.

  • 15. 
    Zakah is...
    • A. 

      The required annual charity of a small amount of one’s income.

    • B. 

      Only mandatory for those who can afford to pay.

    • C. 

      Given to the poor and needy.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 16. 
    During the holy month of Ramadan, Muslims...
    • A. 

      Do no eat or drink during the daylight hours.

    • B. 

      Increase in patience, humility, and self-discipline.

    • C. 

      Both of the above.

  • 17. 
    • A. 

      The pilgrimage to the holy city of Mecca that every Muslim is required to make at least once as long as physically and financially able.

    • B. 

      A popular soft drink in the Muslim world.

    • C. 

      An easy multiple choice test used to help non-Muslims understand Islam.

  • 18. 
    Which of the following statements about hijab is NOT true?
    • A. 

      Hijab is the headscarf worn by Muslim women.

    • B. 

      Hijab represents modesty, both externally and internally.

    • C. 

      Hijab allows a woman to be recognized for her personality rather than merely her appearance.

    • D. 

      Hijab is a boxing maneuver.

  • 19. 
    Muslims consider Jesus to be...
    • A. 

      A prophet and messenger sent by God

    • B. 

      The Messiah (chosen one of God)

    • C. 

      The child of Mary, the product of a miracle birth.

    • D. 

      The son of God or God Himself.

    • E. 

      A, B, and C.

  • 20. 
    • A. 

      Only to the children of Israel.

    • B. 

      Only to the Middle East.

    • C. 

      Only to people wearing sandals.

    • D. 

      Only to the upper class

    • E. 

      To all peoples in all time periods.