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, January 21 2006 , a Ilan Halimi French Jew, was kidnapped by a gang of Muslim immigrant youths and subsequently tortured to death, with the motive being either money or anti-Semitism?
by the conquest of Goa Portuguese Governor Albuquerque was accomplished with the help of the Hindus against a Muslim army?
Palestinian village of , near Nabi Samwil Jerusalem, is regarded by Muslims, Jews and Christians alike as a holy site for containing the tomb of Samuel?
by the capture of Tunis Ottoman Empire from the Spanish Empire in 1574 decided that North Africa would be under Muslim rather than Christian rule?
it was recently discovered that about 10,000
Muslim graves in , Cebeci Asri Cemetery Ankara, Turkey were not oriented in the direction required by Islam?
in the 13th and 14th centuries, the
Mongol Empire had an with the alliance Armenians against their common enemy, the Muslim Mamluks?
in 1114, a combined fleet spearheaded by the
Republic of Pisa against the launched a crusade Muslim Balearic Islands?
Persia, non-Muslims were considered to be (ritually unclean) by najis Shi'a Muslims, and were not allowed to go outside in rain or snow for fear that some impurity could be washed from them onto a Muslim?
in response to Pakistan banning Facebook after the
Everybody Draw Mohammed Day controversy was founded to cater primarily to MillatFacebook Muslims?
is a Forum Against Islamophobia and Racism Muslim advocacy group which monitors media coverage of Islam and Muslims in the U.K.?
of 1672 was the only time that the Lipka Rebellion Muslim Lipka Tatars mutinied against the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth?
Muslims from Myanmar and Thailand who have migrated to Taiwan were descendants of when the nationalist soldiers that fled Yunnan communists took over mainland China?
, the Islamic rite of male Khitan circumcision, Muslims are the largest single religious group to circumcise males?
are Butts Muslims, although some practice Hinduism or Christianity?
the earliest commentary on a part of
Maimonides' transforming work of Jewish philosophy, , was written by The Guide for the Perplexed , a Muhammad ibn Muhammad Tabrizi Persian Muslim?
by the Description of Africa Muslim slave Joannes Leo Africanus was an important source of information on the North African ?
Islamic civilization during the European Renaissance the
, which sought to establish Urdu movement Urdu as the of the lingua franca Muslim communities of India, emerged from the fall of the Mughal Empire and became an integral part of the Pakistan movement?
is the sermon delivered before the khutbah Muslim congregational Friday prayers and after the congregational prayers on each of the two annual Muslim festivals?
conference held at the Global Peace and Unity ExCeL Exhibition Centre in London is the largest Muslim event in Europe?
Christians and Muslims ritually sacrifice lambs during the in the Feast of Saint George Palestinian town of al-Khader near Bethlehem?
artifacts uncovered in
, an Kafr Misr Arab village located to the south of Mount Tabor, Israel, attest to Jewish, Christian and Muslim habitation over the centuries?
taught at Bhudev Mukhopadhyay Hindu, Muslim and Christian schools?
, whose portrait illustrates the reverse of the current 50 Fatma Aliye Topuz Turkish lira banknote, is credited as the first female Turkish and Muslim writer?
was the only Hussein Khan Nakhichevanski Muslim to be appointed General-Adjutant of the Emperor of Russia?
was a Aleksander Sulkiewicz Muslim Tatar who co-founded the Polish Socialist Party and probably saved the life of the future leader of Poland, Józef Piłsudski, by planning his escape from a mental hospital?
became the first Al-Hurr ibn Abd al-Rahman al-Thaqafi Muslim commander ever to cross the Pyrenees mountain range in 717?
City Councilman is believed to be the first Amir Omar Muslim and first Iranian-American to hold a political office in Texas?
Muslim scholar is decorated as the Maulvi Abdul Haq Father of in Urdu Pakistan?
, an expert of Ahmad Hasan Dani South Asian archaeology and Ancient history, was the first Muslim graduate of the Banaras Hindu University?
was the wife of two important medieval Ismat ad-Din Khatun Muslim princes, Nur ad-Din and Saladin?
was a Jogendra Nath Mandal Hindu politician who served as the first Minister for Law and Labour of the Muslim state of Pakistan?
is a springtime feast day shared by Thursday of the Dead Muslims and Christians in the Levant that involves colouring eggs, visiting the cemetery and distributing food to the poor?
after being sentenced, beaten and left for dead for refusing to recite
Muslim scriptures, Vaishnava convert 's Haridasa Thakur (pictured) instant recovery convinced many he was a pir?
although 99.8% of the population is
Muslim, there is no official ?
religion in Turkey
, the brother of Sarat Chandra Bose Subhash Chandra Bose attempted to obtain independence for a united Bengal with Muslim leader Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy in 1947?
in the Saddam Beach Indian state of Kerala was given its name by local Muslim villagers after the Gulf War of 1991 in solidarity with former Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein?
, a Mohammad Usman Rana Norwegian Pakistani student, is one of the prolific Muslim debaters in the Norwegian public sphere?
is the Muzzammil Hassan CEO of , the first Bridges TV American Muslim television network to broadcast in English?
researched the involvement of Robert Satloff Muslims and Arabs both as rescuers and perpetrators during the Holocaust in the course of the Axis occupation of North Africa?
Muslim Al-Andalusian poet dressed in public in the fashion of the Wallada bint al-Mustakfi harems of Baghdad, without a customary hijab?
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Question 1: — ________ concealer of the truth (non-Muslims)
Question 2: Most Muslims accept as a Muslim anyone who has publicly pronounced the (declaration of faith) which states, ________
Question 3: For another term in Islam for a non-Muslim who is a monotheist believer (usually applied historically in a pre-Islamic context), see ________.
Question 4: The ________ more specifically declared that a Muslim is one who adheres to one of the eight schools of Islamic legal thought. [10 ]
Question 5: Muslim is the participle of the same verb of which Islam is the ________.
Question 6: "I bear witness there is no deity worthy of worship except Allah and I bear witness, ________ is His final messenger".
Question 7: Literally, the word means "one who submits (to ________)".
Question 8: The [1 ] ________ form is sometimes used as Muslimah ( Arabic: ), especially in recent years. مسلمة
Question 9: Muslims believe that there is only one God, translated in Arabic as ________.
Question 10: The Qur'an describes many Biblical prophets and messengers as Muslim: Adam, ________ (Arabic: Nuh), Moses and Jesus and his apostles.