How did Sikhism begin?

In this lesson we will be learning all about how the religion of Sikhism began with its founder Guru Nanak.

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Quiz:

How did Sikhism begin?

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Q1.Sikhism is an Abrahamic religion.

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Q2.Which religion was Nanak born into?

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Q3.How many days did Nanak disappear for after entering the river?

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Q4.Which word describes a free meal, where everyone is welcome?

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Q5.Which sort of people are usually considered 'brahmin', at the top of the caste system?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

How did Sikhism begin?

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Q1.Sikhism is an Abrahamic religion.

1/5

Q2.Which religion was Nanak born into?

2/5

Q3.How many days did Nanak disappear for after entering the river?

3/5

Q4.Which word describes a free meal, where everyone is welcome?

4/5

Q5.Which sort of people are usually considered 'brahmin', at the top of the caste system?

5/5

Lesson summary: How did Sikhism begin?

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