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World Religion: Islam: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which world faith was NOT practiced in the Middle East when Mohammed was born?

Question 2 2. The leader of Islam is known as a _____.

Question 3 3. A follower of Islam is often referred to as a _____.

Question 4 4. Which of these texts are believed by Muslims to be the word of Allah revealed to Muhammad?

Question 5 5. Sufism is the _____.

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Question 6 6. In which country does Sharia form the basis of criminal law?

Question 7 7. The _____ and the _____ are considered sacred texts in Islam.

Question 8 8. Why do the minority Shiites mainly reside in Iran, Southern Iraq, and Southern Lebanon?

Question 9 9. What is a Surah?

Question 10 10. After the death of the Prophet Muhammad, Shiites wanted which of the following to succeed him?

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Question 11 11. The Abbasid family brought Islam to a 'Golden Age' but would ultimately be defeated at the hands of the _____.

Question 12 12. If you are a follower of Orthodox Islam, how would you most likely respond to someone from the Sufi or Bahai religious sects claiming that the two of you basically believe the same things?

Question 13 13. Suleiman conquered which of the following areas?

Question 14 14. Which of these sects was founded on the teachings of Mirza Ali Muhammad, who believed his teachings were equal to the Koran?

Question 15 15. Which city remains the holiest city to all Muslims?

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Question 16 16. Which of these texts are believed to be the sayings of Muhammad?

Question 17 17. How did Suleiman's desire to capture Vienna put him at risk?

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

Question 19 19. After the death of the Prophet Muhammad, Sunnis wanted to see what man become Caliph?

Question 20 20. How did Islam help Muslims advance their medical knowledge and practices?

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Question 21 21. How did the second caliphate differ from the third caliphate?

Question 22 22. Followers of Islam are called _____.

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements about Sharia is FALSE?

Question 24 24. As a devout Muslim, you will face _____ as you say your daily prayers.

Question 25 25. How did the rule of Suleiman differ from that of his father?

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Question 26 26. The followers of Abu Bakr would come to be known as the _____ Muslims.

Question 27 27. What was the Golden Age of Islam?

Question 28 28. Your friend Ata practices the Sufi religion. Which sacred texts of Islam would you expect him to use?

Question 29 29. Which of the following individuals was MOST likely to believe in Zoroastrianism in the time of Mohammed?

Question 30 30. The most significant Islamic contribution to the West was in_____.

World Religion: Islam: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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