Interesting Facts On World Religions! Trivia Quiz

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Interesting Facts On World Religions! Trivia Quiz

What do you know about world religion? Do you agree you could pass this quiz? Studying theology will allow you to uncover the history, culture, and texts of the major human religions, examine a wide array of different beliefs or systems and investigate the moral and social impact of religion in our society. Take this quiz and discover more about world religions.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A follower of Islam is called a __________________________.
    • A. 

      Brahman

    • B. 

      Missionary

    • C. 

      Muslim

    • D. 

      Hindi

  • 2. 
    The founder of Islam is  ___________________.
    • A. 

      Siddhartha Gautama

    • B. 

      Abraham

    • C. 

      Jesus

    • D. 

      Muhammad

  • 3. 
    The belief in one god is called ________________
    • A. 

      Monotheism

    • B. 

      Polytheism

    • C. 

      Religion

  • 4. 
    The sacred text (holy book) of the Christians is the _______________.
    • A. 

      Qu'ran or Koran

    • B. 

      Bible

    • C. 

      The Vedas

    • D. 

      The Torah

  • 5. 
    The founder of Buddhism is ______________________
    • A. 

      Siddhartha Gautama

    • B. 

      Jesus

    • C. 

      Muhammad

    • D. 

      Abraham

  • 6. 
    Some of the sacred texts of the Hindus include __________________
    • A. 

      The Torah and the Hebrew Bible

    • B. 

      The Qu'ran and the teachings Abraham

    • C. 

      The Vedas, Maharbharata, and the Upanishads

  • 7. 
    The sacred text (holy book) for followers of Islam is _______________
    • A. 

      Bible

    • B. 

      The Vedas

    • C. 

      Qu'ran or Koran

    • D. 

      The Torah

  • 8. 
    This man was the founder of Judaism.
    • A. 

      Solomon

    • B. 

      Abraham

    • C. 

      Jesus

    • D. 

      Mohammad

  • 9. 
    Which is NOT one of the Five Pillars of Faith associated with Islam?
    • A. 

      Give to charity

    • B. 

      Pray 5 x's per day

    • C. 

      Travel to Mecca at least once in your lifetime

    • D. 

      Become a missionary in a foreign land

  • 10. 
    The Five Pillars of Faith which include praying five times a day and making a pilgrimage to what holy city? Muslims also face this city when they pray.
    • A. 

      Mecca

    • B. 

      Jerusalem

    • C. 

      Istanbul

    • D. 

      Beijing

  • 11. 
    All three major monotheistic religions developed in this region.
    • A. 

      Europe

    • B. 

      North America

    • C. 

      Middle East or Southwest Asia

    • D. 

      China

  • 12. 
    Hinduism and Buddhism both developed in this area.
    • A. 

      Middle East

    • B. 

      Europe

    • C. 

      India

    • D. 

      Italy

  • 13. 
    Judaism, Christianity, and Islam all ____________________________.
    • A. 

      Believe in many divine Gods

    • B. 

      Worship only one God

    • C. 

      Follow the teachings of the Qu'ran

    • D. 

      Believe Jesus was the son of God

  • 14. 
    The Torah is the sacred writing (holy book) for which religion?
    • A. 

      Judaism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 15. 
    The belief that the soul never dies but is continually reborn or reincarnated is associated with which religion?
    • A. 

      Islam

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Judaism

    • D. 

      Hinduism and Buddhism

  • 16. 
    Following the Eightfold Path and the Four Noble Truths to achieve enlightenment is associated with which religion?
    • A. 

      Buddhism

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Christianity

  • 17. 
    This religion can be divided into Catholic, Protestant, and Orthodox sects.
    • A. 

      Judaism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 18. 
    The Star of David, honors King David who ruled the kingdom of Israel from 1000-962 BC. This is associated with which religion?
    • A. 

      Judaism

    • B. 

      Christianity

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Hinduism

  • 19. 
    The following symbol represents what religion?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Judaism

  • 20. 
    Diwali, the festival of Lights is important to which religion?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Judaism

    • C. 

      Hinduism

  • 21. 
    The "Om" symbol represents the religion of _________________.
    • A. 

      Buddhism

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Judaism

  • 22. 
    Ramadan is the holy month of fasting for which religion?
    • A. 

      Christianity

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

  • 23. 
    The Western Wailing Wall is located in Jerusalem, Israel  and is an important place of prayer, mostly for people of the __________________ faith. 
    • A. 

      Jewish

    • B. 

      Hindu

    • C. 

      Buddhist

    • D. 

      Muslim

  • 24. 
    This religion believes that the main god and creator, Brahman, takes the form of three deities. There are hundreds of other gods in this religion. What religion is this?
    • A. 

      Judaism

    • B. 

      Hinduism

    • C. 

      Islam

    • D. 

      Buddhism

  • 25. 
    The cross and the wheel of Dharma are a symbol for what two faiths, respectively?
    • A. 

      Hinduism and Islam

    • B. 

      Christianity and Islam

    • C. 

      Christianity and Buddhism

    • D. 

      Judaism and Hinduism

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