AP World Ch 8 Quiz

15 Questions | Total Attempts: 51

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the main prophet of Islam?
    • A. 

      Jesus

    • B. 

      Abraham

    • C. 

      Moses

    • D. 

      Muhammad

  • 2. 
    The most sacred Muslim Pilgrim Shrine is......
    • A. 

      Ka'ba

    • B. 

      Abi Talib

    • C. 

      Najaf

    • D. 

      Agra

  • 3. 
    Sharia is the listing of all sacred Muslim sites
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Baghdad is the Birthplace of Muhammad.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The city where Muhammed fled to, escaping persecution from local leaders was.....
    • A. 

      Mecca

    • B. 

      Medina

    • C. 

      Riyadh

    • D. 

      Umma

  • 6. 
    The community of all Muslims is termed Umma
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    The most basic list of Muslim religious laws or guidelines is called
    • A. 

      The Five Commandments

    • B. 

      The Torah

    • C. 

      The Five Pillars of Islam

    • D. 

      Quran

  • 8. 
    By 640 CE, Arab armies had conquered an empire reaching as far west as Spain
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The Muslim Caliphate  that is described as having the most significant spiritual , intellectual and artistic activity is the.......
    • A. 

      Umayyad

    • B. 

      Abu Bakr

    • C. 

      Kharijhite

    • D. 

      Abbasid

  • 10. 
    The Shari'a is the law of Islam
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What were the Muslim  mystic brotherhoods of the 12th and 13th centuries called?
    • A. 

      Shi'ite

    • B. 

      Sufi

    • C. 

      Madrasas

    • D. 

      Ulama

  • 12. 
    Muslim women generally fared better legally under Islamic law than did Christian and Jewish women under their own law codes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Who were NOT supposed to be slaves under Islamic law and tradition
    • A. 

      Women

    • B. 

      Prisoners of war

    • C. 

      Peasants

    • D. 

      Other Muslims

  • 14. 
    The next Caliph after Muhammad was Ali
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    What are the 2 major divisions of Islam?
    • A. 

      Agra,Malawi

    • B. 

      Shi'ite,Sunni

    • C. 

      Sufi,Sunni

    • D. 

      Shi'ite,Sufi

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