Same-sex marriage

In this lesson, we will continue our study of Relationships and Families by thinking about same-sex marriage. We will explore the development of the law in the UK regarding civil partnerships and same sex marriage and look at Christian and Islamic views on same sex marriage with reference to the purpose of marriage.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the penalty for homosexual sex in an Islamic State?

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Q2.Which denomination allows celibate homosexual relationships?

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Q3.Which of these denominations or branches of Christianity do NOT consider sex before marriage a sin?

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Q4.If found guilty of sex outside marriage in an Islamic state, how many lashes must one receive?

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Q5.Which of the following is NOT a reason divorce is discouraged in Islam?

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Q6.What branch of Christianity does NOT permit divorce?

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Q7.What are the two types of polygamy?

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Q8.What is the maximum number of wives a Muslim man may have?

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the penalty for homosexual sex in an Islamic State?

1/8

Q2.Which denomination allows celibate homosexual relationships?

2/8

Q3.Which of these denominations or branches of Christianity do NOT consider sex before marriage a sin?

3/8

Q4.If found guilty of sex outside marriage in an Islamic state, how many lashes must one receive?

4/8

Q5.Which of the following is NOT a reason divorce is discouraged in Islam?

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Q6.What branch of Christianity does NOT permit divorce?

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Q7.What are the two types of polygamy?

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Q8.What is the maximum number of wives a Muslim man may have?

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Same-Sex Marriage

This is a short quiz to test your knowledge and understanding from your lesson on Same-Sex Marriage.

Q1.What is same-sex marriage?

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Q2.When were homosexual acts first made illegal?

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Q3.When were civil partnerships first legally recognized?

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Q4.When was same-sex marriage first legally recognized?

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Q5.Which of the following is NOT an Islamic purpose for marriage?

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Q6.When were homosexual acts first legalised?

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Q7.Which of the following is the weakest argument against same-sex marriage?

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Q8.Why do humanists support same-sex marriage?

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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:

Same-Sex Marriage

This is a short quiz to test your knowledge and understanding from your lesson on Same-Sex Marriage.

Q1.What is same-sex marriage?

1/8

Q2.When were homosexual acts first made illegal?

2/8

Q3.When were civil partnerships first legally recognized?

3/8

Q4.When was same-sex marriage first legally recognized?

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Q5.Which of the following is NOT an Islamic purpose for marriage?

5/8

Q6.When were homosexual acts first legalised?

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Q7.Which of the following is the weakest argument against same-sex marriage?

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Q8.Why do humanists support same-sex marriage?

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Lesson summary: Same-sex marriage

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