Review Of Islam

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Review Of Islam

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who was the God's final prophet, according to Islam?
    • A. 

      Abraham.

    • B. 

      Jesus.

    • C. 

      Moses.

    • D. 

      Muhammad.

  • 2. 
    What is the English translation of the Arabic word "Allah"?
    • A. 

      "God."

    • B. 

      "Holy One."

    • C. 

      "Prophet."

    • D. 

      "Submission."

  • 3. 
    The Arabic word "islam" literally means what?
    • A. 

      "Prayer."

    • B. 

      "Struggle."

    • C. 

      "Submission."

    • D. 

      "Worship."

  • 4. 
    English-speaking Muslims sometimes write "(pbuh)" after Muhammad's name. This stands for what?
    • A. 

      "Peace be upon him."

    • B. 

      "Peaceful, blessed, unique, holy."

    • C. 

      "Praises be unto him."

    • D. 

      "Prophet, bring us holiness."

  • 5. 
    Muhammad was born in what city?
    • A. 

      Bethlehem.

    • B. 

      Jerusalem.

    • C. 

      Mecca.

    • D. 

      Medina.

  • 6. 
    The Qur'an was written in what language?
    • A. 

      Arabic.

    • B. 

      Hebrew.

    • C. 

      Latin.

    • D. 

      Persian.

  • 7. 
    According to Islam, who revealed the Qur'an to Prophet Muhammad?
    • A. 

      Abraham.

    • B. 

      Angel Gabriel.

    • C. 

      Khadija.

    • D. 

      The Holy Spirit.

  • 8. 
    The city of Mecca is located in what country?
    • A. 

      Iraq.

    • B. 

      Israel.

    • C. 

      Saudi Arabia.

    • D. 

      The United Arab Emirates

  • 9. 
    The Arabic word "ka'ba" means what?
    • A. 

      "Center."

    • B. 

      "Cube."

    • C. 

      "Surrender."

    • D. 

      "Temple."

  • 10. 
    Salat is performed facing what direction?
    • A. 

      East.

    • B. 

      The qiblah.

    • C. 

      Toward Jerusalem.

    • D. 

      West.

  • 11. 
    Muslims believe that the Kaaba was built by whom?
    • A. 

      Abraham and Ishmael.

    • B. 

      Jesus.

    • C. 

      God.

    • D. 

      Moses.

  • 12. 
    What is the term for the leader of salah?
    • A. 

      Hijabi.

    • B. 

      Imam.

    • C. 

      Masjid.

    • D. 

      Quraysh.

  • 13. 
    Which of the following is true of Jesus, according to Islam?
    • A. 

      Jesus did not exist.

    • B. 

      Jesus was a prophet.

    • C. 

      Jesus was crucified.

    • D. 

      Jesus was divine.

  • 14. 
    According to Muslim tradition, when was Muhammad born?
    • A. 

      1570 B.C.E.

    • B. 

      570 B.C.E.

    • C. 

      570 C.E.

    • D. 

      1570 C.E.

  • 15. 
    At the time of Muhammad's birth, how was the Kaaba being used?
    • A. 

      It contained hundreds of idols.

    • B. 

      It was a courthouse.

    • C. 

      It was a synagogue.

    • D. 

      It was the home of the leader of the Quraysh.

  • 16. 
    Which of the following is true of Muhammad's first wife?
    • A. 

      She had eleven other husbands.

    • B. 

      She never became a Muslim.

    • C. 

      She was a poor teenager when she married Muhammad.

    • D. 

      She was the first convert to Islam.

  • 17. 
    What is the "Night of Power"?
    • A. 

      The night of Muhammad's birth.

    • B. 

      The night of the first revelation of verses of the Qur'an.

    • C. 

      When Muhammad and his followers migrated from Mecca to Medina.

    • D. 

      When Muhammad flew from Mecca to Jerusalem and then met with God in heaven.

  • 18. 
    What is the Arabic term for the migration of Muhammad and the early Muslims from Mecca to Medina?
    • A. 

      Halal.

    • B. 

      Hajj.

    • C. 

      Hijab.

    • D. 

      Hijra.

  • 19. 
    The first year of the Islamic calendar is the year of what event?
    • A. 

      Muhammad's birth.

    • B. 

      Muhammad's removal of the idols from the Ka'ba.

    • C. 

      The first revelation of verses of the Qur'an to Muhammad.

    • D. 

      The Hijra.

  • 20. 
    The Arabic word "jihad" literally means what?
    • A. 

      "Prayer."

    • B. 

      "Striving."

    • C. 

      "Submission."

    • D. 

      "Violence."

  • 21. 
    What is the shahadah?
    • A. 

      The alms tax that is a pillar of Islam.

    • B. 

      The fast during the month of Ramadan.

    • C. 

      The leader of salat.

    • D. 

      The Muslim profession of faith.

  • 22. 
    To convert to Islam, one needs to do what?
    • A. 

      Memorize all the words to "Ramadan Is Here."

    • B. 

      Go on the Hajj if one is physically and financially able to do so.

    • C. 

      Profess one's faith that Muhammad is the Son of God.

    • D. 

      Recite the shahadah with sincerity in the presence of a Muslim.

  • 23. 
    What is salah?
    • A. 

      A dish commonly available from halal food trucks.

    • B. 

      Fasting in Ramadan.

    • C. 

      Ritual prayer.

    • D. 

      The Muslim alms tax used to assist the poor.

  • 24. 
    What is the Arabic term for the niche in the wall of a mosque that indicates the direction of the Ka'ba?
    • A. 

      Masjid.

    • B. 

      Mihrab.

    • C. 

      Minaret.

    • D. 

      Niqab.

  • 25. 
    What is the term for the direction of the Ka'ba?
    • A. 

      Ihram.

    • B. 

      Imam.

    • C. 

      Qiblah.

    • D. 

      Shahadah.