What are the five pillars of Islam?

In this lesson, we will be studying in detail the five main pillars of Islam; Shahadah, Salat, Zakat, Sawm and Hajj. These are considered by Muslims to be the most important practices of their religion.

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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.In which year did Mohammad die?

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Q2.In which language was the first Qur'an written in?

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Q3.Tick whether these statements about Islam's six main beliefs are true or false.
Muslims believe in more than one God.
Muslims believe in the existence of angels.
Muslims believe that the Holy books were revealed by God.
Muslims believe that Muhammad was the first prophet.
Muslims do not believe in the day of judgement.
Predestination is the belief that God has already decided what will happen to every person.

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Q4.Match the Pillar of Islam to the correct definition.
Shahada
Salat
Zakat
Sawm
Hajj

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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.In which year did Mohammad die?

1/4

Q2.In which language was the first Qur'an written in?

2/4

Q3.Tick whether these statements about Islam's six main beliefs are true or false.
Muslims believe in more than one God.
Muslims believe in the existence of angels.
Muslims believe that the Holy books were revealed by God.
Muslims believe that Muhammad was the first prophet.
Muslims do not believe in the day of judgement.
Predestination is the belief that God has already decided what will happen to every person.

3/4

Q4.Match the Pillar of Islam to the correct definition.
Shahada
Salat
Zakat
Sawm
Hajj

4/4

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What are the five pillars of Islam? - Quiz

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Q1.How many pillars of Islam are there?

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Q2.When reciting the Shahadah, Muslims declare their faith in...

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Q3.All Muslims pray towards

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Q4.In which of the following countries, where Islam is the majority or official religion, is Zakat obligatory?
Malaysia
Turkey
Egypt
Sudan
Saudi Arabia
Tunisia

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Q5.During Sawm, which groups of people do not have to fast during the month of Ramadan?
Healthy men
Pregnant women
The elderly
All wealthy people
The sick
Children

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Q6.During Tawaj, how many times do Muslims have to circle the Kaaba (House of God)?

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What are the five pillars of Islam? - Quiz

Well done for your hard work this lesson. This quiz will show you what you've learned.

Q1.How many pillars of Islam are there?

1/6

Q2.When reciting the Shahadah, Muslims declare their faith in...

2/6

Q3.All Muslims pray towards

3/6

Q4.In which of the following countries, where Islam is the majority or official religion, is Zakat obligatory?
Malaysia
Turkey
Egypt
Sudan
Saudi Arabia
Tunisia

4/6

Q5.During Sawm, which groups of people do not have to fast during the month of Ramadan?
Healthy men
Pregnant women
The elderly
All wealthy people
The sick
Children

5/6

Q6.During Tawaj, how many times do Muslims have to circle the Kaaba (House of God)?

6/6

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