Rise Of Islam

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The Rise Of Islam Quizzes & Trivia

Rise of Islam Matt DeNoble Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Where does Islam rank with other world religions in terms of size and age
  • 2. 
    What are the 5 pillars of islam
  • 3. 
    Where can the majority of Muslim countries be found today?
    • A. 


    • B. 

      Middle East

    • C. 


    • D. 

      South America

    • E. 


  • 4. 
    What is the name of the Muslim Holy Book
  • 5. 
    What country has the largest population of Muslims
  • 6. 
    How was Islam divided after Muhammad's death
  • 7. 
    What were the 3 major Muslim empires (gun powder kingdoms)
  • 8. 
    Is Islam a monotheistic, (One God)  or polytheistic religion (more than one God)
  • 9. 
    Who did the ottoman empire defeat to become the major world power
  • 10. 
    What is the significance and story surrounding the fall of constantiople in 1453
  • 11. 
    Why was the ottoman empire so strong
  • 12. 
    Who were the janissaries
  • 13. 
    What were the leders of the ottomans empire called
  • 14. 
    What was the importance of millets
  • 15. 
    What was a devshirme
  • 16. 
    How did the sultians gain the throne
  • 17. 
    How would the sultans keep the family members from overthroughing slutian
  • 18. 
    What kinds of rights did woman have
  • 19. 
    Why did the ottomans and the safavids hate one another?
  • 20. 
    What did the safavids call there leder
  • 21. 
    How were the safavids similer to the ottomans
  • 22. 
    How was the safavids different then the ottomans
  • 23. 
    Why did the safavids fall
  • 24. 
    What is the background of the three magor backgrounds in iraq
  • 25. 
    What happend to the kurds right after world war one
  • 26. 
    Why did the iranian revoluton of 1979 help make the U.S.allies durring the 1980's
  • 27. 
    Why did saddam hussein feel like he needed to be such a tyrant with his own people
  • 28. 
    What happended durring the iran iraq war from 1980-1988
  • 29. 
    What events helped to bring about the conditions for the persian gulf war of 1990-91
  • 30. 
    How were the shia and kurds treated during the persian gulf war.
  • 31. 
    Why is the sitation different today if the unitied states is helping to craet a democrate form of goverment