Islamic Studies MCQs

Islamic Studies MCQs (Set-I)

Islamic Studies MCQs (Set-I)
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Islamic Studies MCQs

Islamic Studies MCQs refer to multiple choice questions that test a person’s knowledge and understanding of various aspects of Islam. These questions can cover a wide range of topics, such as Islamic beliefs, practices, history, culture, and civilization. Islamic Studies MCQs are an essential part of Islamic education and are commonly used in schools, colleges, and universities. These MCQs are also widely used in competitive exams, job interviews, and other assessments that require an understanding of Islam. By testing a person’s knowledge of Islam through MCQs, educators and examiners can assess their level of understanding and provide valuable feedback for further improvement. This is particularly important for those seeking to deepen their knowledge and understanding of Islam and its teachings.

What are the five pillars of Islam?

(a) Belief in Allah, Angels, Prophets, Books, and Hereafter
(b) Shahadah, Salat, Zakat, Sawm, and Hajj
(c) Fajr, Zuhr, Asr, Maghrib, and Isha
(d) Fard, Wajib, Sunnah, Nafl, and Mustahabb
Answer: b

What was the name of the angel who came to Prophet Muhammad, Sall-Allahu alayhi wa sallam, in the Cave Hira?

(a) Angel Israel
(b) Angel Israfeel
(c) Angel Jibreel
(d) Angel Miqael
Answer: c

How long is the Day of Judgement:

(a) 1,000 years
(b) 10,000 years
(c) 50,000 years
(d) 70,000 years
Answer: c

What I the name of the fountain which each person of Paradise will drink before entering?

(a) Tasneem
(b) San-Sabeel
(c) Kawthar
(d) Zam Zam
Answer: c

How many sons did Hazrat Yaqoob, alayhi-salam, have?

(a) 4
(b) 11
(c) 12
(d) 13
Answer: c

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How many days are in a month of the Islamic calendar?

(a) 28, 29, 30, or 31
(b) 28, 29, or 30
(c) 29, 30, or 31
(d) 29 or 30
Answer: d

Hadith is:

(a) Averse from the Qur’an
(b) The first wife of the Prophet Muhammad
(c) A verified statement or saying of the Prophet Muhammad
(d) The name of an angel
Answer: c

How many Aayahs of Sajdah are there in the Holy Quran:

(a) 12
(b) 13
(c) 14
(d) 15
Answer: c

Islamic Studies MCQs (Set-I)

In which city is the zam-zam well?

(a) Jeddah
(b) Makkah
(c) Madinah
(d) Riyadh
Answer: b

What is the capital of Afghanistan?

(a) Dhaka
(b) Islamabad
(c) Kabul
(d) Tehran
Answer: c

What is the name of the first month of the Islamic calendar?

(a) Ramadan
(b) Zulhijjah
(c) Muharram
(d) Shawwal
Answer: c

Which word is mentioned most times in the Holy Quran?

(a) Rahmaan
(b) Rabb
(c) Allah
(d) Qull
Answer: c

Which Prophet’s name was specifically and specially chosen and given by Allah Subhanah Himself?

(a) Prophet Idris(a.s.)
(b) Prophet Shoaib (a.s.)
(c) Prophet Yunus (a.s.)
(d) Prophet Yahya (a.s.)
Answer: d

Islamic Studies MCQs (Set-I)

Which is the longest Surah in the Holy Quran?

(a) Surah Maidah
(b) Surah Nisaa
(c) Surah Ale-Imraan
(d) Surah Baqarah
Answer: d

Who will be thrown to the absolute lowest depths of the Hell Fire?

(a) The mushriks
(b) The Kaafirs
(c) The Hypocrites
(d) The People of Firaun
Answer: c

Which Prophet’s father, grand-father, and great-grand father were also Prophets?

(a) Prophet Yunus (a.s.)
(b) Prophet Yaqoob (a.s.)
(c) Prophet Yusuf (a.s.)
(d) Prophet Ismail (a.s)
Answer: c

In which Surah of the Quran there are two ‘Bismillah ar Rahmaan ar Raheem’

(a) Surah Nahl
(b) Surah Naml
(c) Surah Baqarah
(d) Surah Nisaa
Answer: b

Islamic Studies MCQs (Set-I)

Who is the woman who is mentioned by name in the Glorious Quran?

(a) Hadrat Aishah
(b) Hadrat Sarah
(c) Hadrat Maryam
(d) Hadrat Fatimah
Answer: c

Who is the only companion of the Messenger of Allah (saws) who is mentioned by name in the Glorious Quran?

(a) Hadrat Abu Bakr As-Siddiq
(b) Hadrat Umar ibn Al-Khattab
(c) Hadrat Ali ibn Abi Taalib
(d) Hadrat Zaid ibn Harith
Answer: d

What is the total number of Surahs in the Glorious Quran?

(a) 101
(b) 114
(c) 136
(d) 168
Answer: b

How many Surahs in the Quran start with ‘Bismillah ar-Rahmaan ar-Raheen’?

(a) 100
(b) 113
(c) 135
(d) 167
Answer: b

Which Prophet has been mentioned by his name the most times in the Glorious Quran?

(a) Prophet Adam
(b) Prophet Ibraheem
(c) Prophet Musa (d) Prophet Mohamed (saws)
Answer: c

How many times is Prophet Mohamed (saws) mentioned by his name ‘Muhammad’ in the Glorious Quran?

(a) 0
(b) 4
(c) 8
Answer: b

Which Prophet of Allah was the custodian/caretaker of Hadrat Maryam?

(a) Prophet Ibraheem
(b) Prophet Yahya
(c) Prophet Zackariyyah
(d) Prophet Isa
Answer: c

Which Surah is believed to be the last complete Surah to be revealed?

(a) Surah Al-Fateha
(b) Surah Al-Ikhlaas
(c) Surah An-Naas
(d) Surah An-Nasr
Answer: d

What is the name of the Guardian Angel of Hell-Fire as mentioned in the Glorious Quran?

(a) Angel Jibrael
(b) Angel Mikaeel
(c) Angel Maalik
(d) Angel Israfeel
Answer: c

How many Angels will carry the Throne of Allah Subhanah on the Day of Judgment?

(a) 8
(b) 100
(c) 700
(d) 999
Answer: a

Which sin has been singled out as the absolutely unforgivable sin by Allah Subhanah in the Glorious Quran?

(a) Disobedience to parents
(b) Murder
(c) Adultery
(d) Shirk
Answer: d

Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.W) had the daughters:

(a) 3
(b) 4
(c) 5
(d) 6

Answer: b

Which of Abu-Bakr (R.A)’s daughter did the Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.W) marry?

(a) Ayesha Siddiqa (R.A)
(b) Asma (R.A)
(c) None
Answer: a

What were Hazrat Abu-Bakr (r,a)’s father and mother names?

(a) Usman and Salma
(b) Rabah and Hamasah
(c) None of the above
Answer: a

On which day did Hazrat Usman-e-Ghani (R.A) depart from this world?

(a) Friday, 18 Dhul-Hijjah
(b) 1st Muharram
(c) 17, Shaban
Answer: a

Who is the Grand Mother of Hazrat Ja’far Sadiq (R.A)?

(a) Salma (R.A)
(b) Granddaughter of Hazrat Abu-Bakr Siddiq (R.A); Asma
(c) Hazrat Fatimah (R.A)
Answer: b

Who is the Grand Father of Hazrat Ja’far Sadiq (R.A)?

(a) Hazrat Ali-ul-Murtaza (R.A)
(b) Hazrat Ja’far Tayyar (R.A)
(c) Hazrat Zain-ul-Aabideen (R.A)
34 c

How many times does “BISMILLA HIR-REHMA NIR-RAHEEM” appear in the Quran?

(a) 125 times
(b) 120 times
(c) 114 times
Answer: c

How many years did it take for the Quran been fully revealed?

(a) 22 years and 5 months
(b) 30 years and 7 months
(c) 33 years and 6 months
Answer: a

Which Surah’s recitation gives the reward of reading the Quran 1/3 times?

(a) Surah Ikhlas
(b) Surah Naas
(c) Surah Fatiha
Answer: a

How many Sajdahs are there in the Quran?

(a) 22
(b) 14
(c) 36
(d) 49
Answer: b

How many times does the word ALLAH appear in the Quran?

(a) 2584
(b) 2000
(c) 2500
(d) 2609
Answer: a

How many Siparahs in the Quran start with new Surahs?

(a) 10
(b) 8
(c) 6
(d) 16
Answer: b

According to Hadith (Tirimzi), whose status is the greatest among human beings after the Prophets?

(a) Hazrat Umar-e-Farooq (R.A)
(b) Hazrat Bilal (R.A)
(c) Hazrat Abu-Bakr (R.A)
(d) Hazrat Ali-ul-Murtaza (R.A)
Answer: c

In which Surah “BISMILLA HIR-REHMA NIR-RAHEEM” appeared twice?

(a) Surah Taubah
(b) Surah Fatiha
(c) Surah Naml
Answer: c

Which is the longest Surah in the Quran?

(a) Surah Baqarah
(b) Surah Yousuf
(c) Surah Yaseen
Answer: a

How many parts are there in the Quran?

(a) Five
(b) Six
(c) Seven
Answer: c

Which Parah has the most verses?

(a) Fourteenth
(b) Thirtieth
(c) Twelfth
Answer: b

How many Rukus are there in the Quran?

(a) 211
(b) 558
(c) 458
Answer: b

How many Surahs in the Quran consist of 3 verses?

(a) 2
(b) 3
(c) 4
Answer: b

How many times the word “Muhammad” appeared in the Quran?

(a) 3
(b) 2
(c) 4
Answer: c

Islamic Studies MCQs (Set-I)

Which Surah has the reputation of women being mentioned the most?

(a) Surah Al-Adhar
(b) Surah Yasin
(c) Surah Nisa
Answer: c

Who was the first women to memorize the Quran?

(a) Hazrat Khadija (R.A)
(b) Hazrat Hafsah bint-e-Umar (R.A)
(c) Hazarat Ayesha (R.A)
Answer: b

In the revelation of Surahs, which was the first Surah been revealed?

(a) Surah Yasin
(b) Surah Alaq
(c) Surah Al-Insaan
Answer: b

In the revelation of Surahs, which was the last Surah been revealed?

(a) Surah Al-Nasr
(b) Surah Suaad
(c) Surah Alaq
Answer: a


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