Ch 5: Islamic Sects

About This Chapter

In this chapter, you'll review short lessons that examine several Islamic sects. You can use these helpful religious lessons to study for upcoming exams, complete class/homework assignments, bring up your grades or catch up in class.

Islamic Sects - Chapter Summary

If you're looking for an overview of different Islamic sects, take a look at this comprehensive world religion chapter. Taught by expert religion instructors, the chapter provides essential information about Babism, Wahhabism, Shia Islam, Sunni Islam and the Ahmadiyya. The chapter comes with plenty of self-assessment quizzes to reinforce your understanding of these particular sects. Use any computer or mobile device to study, and submit questions to our instructors if you need any extra help with the material. Studying this chapter can help you:

  • Interpret facts related to the founder and beliefs of Babism
  • Evaluate the histories, sects, symbols and beliefs of Shia Islam and Sunni Islam
  • Summarize the history of Wahhabism
  • Assess the history and beliefs of the Ahmadiyya

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