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MTEL History: Islam Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The holy month that is most clearly connected to the fourth pillar of Islam is _____.

Question 2 2. Which of these texts are believed to be the sayings of Muhammad?

Question 3 3. Which city remains the holiest city to all Muslims?

Question 4 4. Which of the following individuals was MOST likely to believe in Zoroastrianism in the time of Mohammed?

Question 5 5. How were the Sassanid and Byzantine Empires similar?

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Question 6 6. Sufism is the _____.

Question 7 7. Which tribe first welcomed Mohammed as a prophet?

Question 8 8. Which of these members of the Muslim Brotherhood was elected as President of Egypt in 2012?

Question 9 9. After the death of the Prophet Muhammad, Sunnis wanted to see what man become Caliph?

Question 10 10. The followers of Abu Bakr would come to be known as the _____ Muslims.

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Question 11 11. What is a Surah?

Question 12 12. Islam is a faith based on the teachings of _____.

Question 13 13. The Mutaween are _____.

Question 14 14. In which country was Wahhabism founded?

Question 15 15. Why did the Muslim Brotherhood gain popularity after 2003?

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Question 16 16. Your best friend is a Muslim who is setting out on a pilgrimage to the city of Mecca. This sort of religious pilgrimage is known as the _____; it is required of all devout and able-bodied Muslims as one the Five Pillars of Islam.

Question 17 17. After the death of the Prophet Muhammad, Shiites wanted which of the following to succeed him?

Question 18 18. Why is the Koran also referred to as the 'Well-Preserved Book'?

Question 19 19. Which of these texts are believed by Muslims to be the word of Allah revealed to Muhammad?

Question 20 20. Someone who converts to Islam must make the Shahada, which is the _____ that is the first pillar of Islam.

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Question 21 21. Which world faith was NOT practiced in the Middle East when Mohammed was born?

Question 22 22. How did the second caliphate differ from the third caliphate?

Question 23 23. The Semitic peoples of the Middle East claimed to be descendants of _____.

Question 24 24. How did the claim of Ali to become Mohammed's successor differ from that of Abu Bakr?

Question 25 25. Which major faith is based on the Laws of Moses?

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Question 26 26. Why do the minority Shiites mainly reside in Iran, Southern Iraq, and Southern Lebanon?

Question 27 27. The Sunni/Shiite divide occurred over _____

Question 28 28. The Abbasid family brought Islam to a 'Golden Age' but would ultimately be defeated at the hands of the _____.

Question 29 29. The leader of Islam is known as a _____.

Question 30 30. As a devout Muslim, you will face _____ as you say your daily prayers.

MTEL History: Islam Chapter Exam Instructions

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