Quiz Time….General Islamic Knowledge

11 07 2009

1. The main purpose of fasting is described in the Qur’an is?

  • so that you may remember hunger
  • so that you may attain taqwa or God-consciousness
  • so that you get more healthy
  • so that you may get more wealth

2. What is the meaning of Al-Hadi as mentioned in the Quran

  • The Loving
  • The Merciful
  • The Guide
  • The Eternal

3. Who was the companion that was the first to be buried in Jannatul Baqi?

  • Uthman ibn Madh’uun (radiAllahu anhu)
  • Hamzah ibn Abdul-Mu’ttalib (radiAllahu anhu)
  • Bilal ibn Rabaah (radiAllahu anhu)
  • Uthman ibn Affan (radiAllahu anhu)

 4. Which Prophet was known as Khalilullah?

  • Ibrahim (Abraham)(alayhis salam)
  •  Yunus (Jonah) (alayhis salam)
  • Adam (alayhis salam)
  • none of the above

5. Which Prophet was swollowed by a whale?

  • Salih (alayhis salam)
  • Yahya (alayhis salam)
  • Hud (alayhis salam)
  • Yunus (Jonah) (alayhis salam)

6. To which country did the Muhammad (salAllahu alayhi wasalam) go for the first time on a trade journey, with his uncle?

  • Abyssinia
  • Iraq
  • Yemen
  • Syria

7. Which surah contains the longest ayah in The Holy Qur’an?

  • Surah ali’Imran
  • Surah Ikhlas
  • Surah Baqarah
  • Surah Ibrahim

8. What is the name of the prophet that was sent to the Thamud

  • Salih (alayhis salam)
  • Ibrahim (alayhis salam)
  • Hud (alayhis salam)
  • Isa (alayhis salam)

9. How long did Abu Bakr (radiAllahu anhu) rule as a Khalifah

  • 2 years and 3 months
  • 3 years and 9 months
  • 7 years and 4 months
  • 10 years and 4 months

10. Which important event, mentioned in the Quran occured one year before Hijrah in Makkah?

  • Battle of Badr
  • Treaty of Hudaiybah
  • Miraj
  • Hamza ibn AbdulMu’ttalib (radiAllahu anhu)’s death

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Quiz Time

22 04 2009

Test Your Knowledge Of Islam

Basic Quiz

Tawheed Quiz

Isra al Miraaj Quiz

Ebaadah Quiz

Usool at-Tafseer


 Islamic Quiz

1. In which city was Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) born?

* Mecca
* Riyadh
* Madina
* Jeddah


2. Prophet Muhammad’s (peace be upon him) father, Abdullah, died before he was born, but how old was Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) when his mother Aminah died?


* 2
* 6
* 8
* 9


3. How old was Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) when Angel Jibra’il (as) appeared to him, in a cave at Mount Hira in Mecca, with the first revelation of the Holy Quran?


* 11
* 21
* 23
* 40


4. The Islamic year is based on the 12 months of the lunar calendar, not the solar calendar. What is the name of the last month in the Islamic calendar?


* Rabi Al-awwal
* Ramadan
* Dhul Hijjah
* Muharram


5. Which Prophet was raised up by Allah (swt) and will return before the end of this world?


* Musa
* Ibrahim
* Adam
* Isa


6. Who was the first person to accept Islam?


* Aminah
* Khadija
* Aisha
* Fatimah


7. After Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) passed away, at the age of 63, four successors were appointed leaders of the Muslim Ummah who were known as caliphs. What are the names of the four caliphs of Islam?


* Abu Bakr, Umar, Hassan & Hussain
* Hassan, Hussain, Umar & Ali
* Abu Bakr, Umar, Uthman & Ali
* Abu Bakr, Umar, Ali & Hussain


8. Abu Bakr (ra) was the closest companion of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). Which of his daughters did the Prophet (peace be upon him) marry?


* Maria
* Asma
* Aisha
* Salma


9. Who was the first Muslim martyr?


* Safiyya
* Sumayyah
* Nusaybah
* Hafsah


10. How many Prophets are mentioned by name in the Holy Quran?


* 21
* 23
* 24
* 25


11. Who did Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) describe as the four most perfect Muslim women ever?


* Khadija, Maryam, Aasiyah & Fatimah
* Zainab, Ruqaiyya, Umm-e-Kulsoom & Fatimah
* Hawwa, Maryam, Hajar & Aminah
* Aminah, Khadija, Aisha & Fatimah


12. In Islam, who are known as the “People of the Book” (Ahlul Kitaab)?


* Christians
* Jews
* Jews and Christians
* Christians and Buddhists


13. What are the names of the two angels that will appear in our grave to ask us 3 questions?


* Israf’il and Izra’il
* Munkar and Nakeer
* Jibra’il and Mika’il
* Harut and Marut


14. The Holy Quran is made up of 114 Surahs (chapters), but which Surah is referred to as the heart of the Quran?


* Surah Muhammad
* Surah Ya Sin
* Surah Al Hajj
* Surah Al Maryam


15. Who will be the Queen of Jannah (Heaven)?


* Fatimah
* Hawwa
* Khadija
* Maryam


16. Which companion was chosen to speak on behalf of the Muslims at Abyssinia?


* Hamza
* Hassan
* Ja’far
* Bilal

17. In which year after the Hijrah was the Qiblah turned from the direction of Jerusalem to that of the Ka’bah in Mecca?

* 2 AH
* 3 AH
* 4 AH
* 6 AH


18. Who led the Quraish at the battle of Uhud?


* Abu Sufyan
* Umayyah
* Abu Jahl
* Abu Lahab


19. How long after the treaty of Hudaibiya did the conquest of Mecca take place?


* 1 year
* 2 years
* 3 years
* 5 years


20. Which verse of the Holy Quran confirms the Islamic Religion as the complete religion?


* Chapter 5 (Surah Al Maidah) Verse 3
* Chapter 19 (Surah Al Maryam) Verse 10
* Chapter 25 (Surah Al Furqan) Verse 2
* Chapter 72 (Surah Al Jinn) Verse 5


So How Did You Do? (Be Honest!!)

Under 5 correct: Oops! You really need to start learning the basics of Islam!
6-10 correct: You’re still weak on your basic knowledge. need to put more attention into learning about your religion.
11-13 correct: Not bad. More than half right but still loads of room for improvement.
14-17 correct: Well done. You know your basics and just need to go into deeper Islamic knowledge now.
18-20 correct: Fantastic! Alhamdulillah! You have a good basic knowledge of Islam.