Test Your Knowledge

1) Using “Islamics” and “Mohammedans” are correct and acceptable ways to refer to Muslims.

True
False

2) The country with the largest population of Muslims is Saudi Arabia.
True
False

3) The majority of American Muslims are of Arab descent.
True
False

4) A Gallup poll revealed that most Muslims condemn the attacks of September 11th and other extremist acts of violence.
True
False

5) Muhammad is the focus of Muslim worship because he wrote the Qu’ran.
True
False

6) While Jews and Christians worship the God of Abraham, Muslims worship a different god
named “Allah.”
True
False

7) Muslims reject Moses, Jesus and Mary as religious figures; they believe Muhammad is the only important religious figure.
True
False

8) Muslims believe in angels, the Second Coming of Christ and the Day of Judgment.
True
False

9) Islam teaches that women should not be educated or property owners.
True
False

10) Most Muslims polled by Gallup value and aspire towards democratic principles.

True
False

 

Watch: A Land Called Paradise  

 

Learn & Engage  

20000dialogues.org
Watch a PBS film, Host a dialogue Make Peace Happen.

linktv.org
Watch other films that counter the negative Muslim stereotype in the main media

islamicspain.tv
Gain a rich understanding of when Jews, Christians and Muslims coexisted in harmony in history and about the Muslim contributions in the arts, sciences and our everyday life today

gallup.com
Get the facts at the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies is a nonpartisan research center dedicated to providing data-driven analysis, advice, and education on the views of Muslim populations around the world.

saudiaramcoworld.com
Subscribe to a Saudi Aramco World's Free Magazine to broaden knowledge of the cultures, history and geography of the Arab and Muslim worlds and their connection to the West.
washingtonpost.com
What the Islamists and Islamophobes Don't Want You to Know, By Alex Kronemer.
upf.tv
What a Billion Muslims Really Think.

 

   

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