ISL201 Islamic Studies Short questions for preparation of quiz and exams.

How many Sura are in Holy Quran?


How many Verses are in Holy Quran?


How many Raque are in Holy Quran?


How many letters are in Holy Quran?


How many words are in Holy Quran?


How many parts of Holy Quran?


How many time Besmillah Al-Rahmaan Al-Raheem is repeated?


How many Sura start with Besmillah Al-Rahmaan Al-Raheem?


How many time the word ‘Quran’ is repeated in Holy Quran ? 70.

Which is the longest Sura of Holy Quran ?


Which is the best drink mentioned in Holy Quran?


The best eatable thing mentioned in Holy Quran is?


Which is the shortest Sura of Holy Quran?


The longest verse of Holy Quran is in which Sura?

Al-Baqarah No.282

The most disliked thing by the God though Halal is?


Which letter is used for the most time in Holy Quran.?


Which letter is used for the last time in Holy Quran?


Which is the best night mentioned in Holy Quran?

Night of Qadr.

Which is the best month mentioned in Holy Quran?


Which is the biggest animal mentioned in Holy Quran?


Which is the smallest animal mentioned in Holy Quran?


Which Sura of Holy Quran is called the mother of Quran?

Sura Hamd

How many Sura start with Al-Hamdullelah?

Five _ Hamd, Inaam, Kahf, Saba & Fatr.

Which Sura has the same number of verses as the number of Sura of Holy Quran?

Taqveer, 114 verses.

How many Sura’s name is only one letter?

Three, Qaf, Sad & Noon.

How many sura are Makkahi and how many are Madni?

Macci 86, Madni 28.

Which sura is on the name of tribe of Holy Prophet?


Which sura is called the heart of Holy Quran?


In which sura the name of Allah is repeated five times?

Sura al-Haj.

Which sura are named Azaiam ?

Sajdah, Fusselat, Najum & Alaq.

Which sura is on the name of one Holy war ?

Sura Ahzaab.

Which sura is on the name of one metal ?

Sura Hadeed

33.Which sura does not starts with Bismellah ?

Sura Tauba.

Which sura is called ‘ Aroos-ul-Quran ?

Sura Rehman.

The name of how many sura are without Dot(nuqtay)?

 Hamd, Raad, Toor,Room, Masad.

In which sura Besmillah came twice?

Sura Naml.

How many sura start with the Initials ( Mukette’at )

29 Sura.

In which Sura the name of Allah is repeated in every verse ?

Sura Mujadala.

Which Sura are called Muzetain?

Falk & Nas.

Which Sura start with word ‘ Tabara Kallazi’ ‘

Mulk & Furkan

Which Sura was revealed twice ?

Sura Hamd.

Macci Sura were revealed in how many years ?

13 years

Madani Sura were revealed in how many years?

10 years.

Which Sura is related to Hazrat Ali?

Sura Adiat.

Which sura every verse ends with letter ‘Dal ‘?


Which Sura is revealed in respect of Ahllelbayet ?

Sura Dahr.

Which sura every verse ends with letter ‘ Ra ‘


In which sura the creation of human being is mentioned?

Sura Hijr V-26.

In which sura the regulations for prisoner of war is mentioned?

Sura Nesa

Which sura is having the laws about marriage?

Sura Nesa.

51. In which sura the story of the worship of cow of Bani Esra’iel is mentioned?

Sura Taha.

In which sura the law of inheritance is mentioned?

Sura Nesa.

In which sura the Hegira of Holy Prophet is mentioned?

Sura Infall.

In which Sura the 27 Attributes of God are mentioned ?

Sura Hadeed

Which word is the middle of the Quran?


Where in the Qur’an has Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam)
been named ‘Ahmed’?
Paara 28th, Surah Saff, Ayath 6th.

How many times has the name of Rasool-ullah (Sallallahu Alaihi
Wasallam) been mentioned in the Qur’an?
Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) – 4 times & Ahmed (Sallallahu
Alaihi Wasallam)-1 time.

Name the Prophet whose name is mentioned and discussed most in the
Moosa (Alahis-Salaam)

Who were the Kaatib-e-Wahi (copyists of the revelations) of the Qur’an?
Hazrat Abu Bakr (Radhiallahu Anhu), Hazrat Usman (Radhiallahu Anhu),
Hazrat Ali (Radhiallahu Anhu), Hazrat Zaid Bin Harith (Radhiallahu Anhu),
Hazrat Abdullah bin Masood (Radhiallahu Anhu) & Hazrat Ameer Muawia
(Radhiallahu Anhu).

Who was the first person who counted the Aayaath (verses) of the
Hazrat Ayesha (Radhiallahu Anha).

On whose advice did Abu Bakr (Radhiallahu Anhu) decide to compile the
Hazrat Omer Farooq (Radhiallahu Anhu).

On whose order was the Qur’an compiled completely in written form?
 Hazrat Abu Bakr (Radhiallahu Anhu).

Who confined the recitation of the Qur’an on the style of the Quraysh
 Hazrat Usman (Radhiallahu Anhu).

Out of the copies of the Qur’an compiled by Hazrat Usman (Radhiallahu Anhu), how many and where are they at present?
 Only 2 copies. One in Tashkent and the other in Istanbul.

Which is the first and the most ancient Mosque according to the

In Qur’an mankind is divided into two groups. Which are those two
 Believers and disbelievers.

Who is the man about whom, Allah has said in the Qur’an that his body is kept as an admonishing example for future generations to come?
 Fir’aun. (Pharaoh).

Besides the body of Pharaoh, what is that thing which is kept as an
admonishing example for future generations to come?
 Noah’s Ark.

After the wreckage of Prophet Noah’s Ark, which is its place of rest mentioned in the Qur’an?
Cave of Judi.

In the Qur’an the name of which companion of Prophet Muhammed(Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) is mentioned?
 Hazrat Zaid Bin Harith (Radhiallahu Anhu) (Surah – Al-Ahzab) Surah # 33, Ayat # 37.

Who is the relative of the Prophet Muhammed (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) whose name is mentioned in the Qur’an?A)

Abu Lahab (Surah Al-Masadd) Surah # 111, Para 30.

In the Qur’an there is a mention of a Prophet who has been called by his mother’s name. Who was he?
 Jesus Hazrat Isa (Alahis salaam) is mentioned as Ibn Maryam.

Which was the agreement that was titled as ‘Fath-hum-Mubeen’ without fighting a battle?
 Treaty of Hudaibiya (Sulhe Hudaibiya).

What are the different names used for Satan or Devil in the Qur’an?
 Iblees and Ash-Shaitaan.

Which category of creature does the Qur’an put ‘Iblees’ into?

What were those worships and prayers that were ordered by Allah to the Community of Bani Israel and which were continued for the Muslim Ummah also?
 Salaat (Prayers) and Zakaat. (Al-Baqarah:43)

In which Holy Book of Non-Muslims the Qur’an is mentioned repeatedly?
 In the Holy Book of Sikh Community-Granth Saheb.

In which year were the vowels inserted in the Qur’an?
 43 Hijri.

What is the scale or measure of one’s dignity according to the Qur’an?
 Taqwa. (Piety)

What according to the Qur’an is the root cause of the evil?

What are the two most important types or kinds of Aayaath (Verses) found in the Qur’an?
 Muhakkamaat and Mutashabihaath (Orders / Instructions and Examples
/ Instances – lessons).

How many years did it take for the complete revelation of the Qur’an?
 22 years, 5 months and 14 days.

What is the reason of keeping Surah-al-Fatihah in the beginning of the

 It is the door to the Qur’an.

Who was the only lady whose personal name is found in the Qur’an?
 Mariam (Alaihis-salaam).

In which Surah (Chapter) of the Qur’an do you find maximum instructions?
 Surah-al-Baqarah – Surah # 2.

In which Surah (Chapter) of the Qur’an Bismillah is repeated twice?
 Surah-al Naml – Surah # 27.

How many Surahs (Chapters) in the Qur’an have the titles named after different Prophets?
 6 Surahs (Chapters):
a) Surah-al-Yunus – Surah # 10.
b) Surah-al-Hood – Surah # 11.
c) Surah-al-Yusuf – Surah # 12.
d) Surah-al-Ibraheem – Surah # 14.
e) Surah-al-Muhammed – Surah # 47.
f) Surah-al-Nuh – Surah # 71.

He is the incharge of protection and rain

 Hazrat Meka’il (AS)

Taurat was revealed to

 HAzrat Musa (AS)

Hijat- ul – Wida took place in

632 A.D.

How many surahs start with the name of the prophets?


 Muhammad PBUH was born in?

A) 571 A.D.

What is the number of Rajab in the Islamic calendar?


He added second Azan for Friday prayer


The Holy prophet (PBUH) was died in

 11 A.H.

Kaleem Ullah was the tilte of the prophet


The importance of 27th of Rajb is due to

 Shab- e- Miraj

 Abu Bakar (RA) entrusted the work of compilation of the Holy Quran to

   Zaid bin Sabit(RA)

The first Wahi consisted of

 5 verses

According to the Islamic Law the share of wife in the property is

1/8 the full property.

  Meekat is the place where

Ahram is done

The literal meaning of Al Bary is


He introduced the jail system first time


The Shurte police system was introduced by


Namaz-e- kasoof is offered at the time of

solar eclipse

How many rukus are there in Holy Quran?


Which Sahabi died in the city of Damascus in 73 A.H.?

 Auf bin Malik (R.A)

Where is the tomb of Abu Ubaidah bin Jirrah?


He was the incharge of the keys of Kaba in the reign of the Holy Prophet (PBHU)

Usman Bin Talha(RA)

He is called as Sani Asnain hazrat

 Abu Bakar (RA)

Which Sahabi conquered Persia first of all?

Saad bin Abi waqas(RA)

The number of Muhajireen at the time of Mwakhat was


Through whose efforts Abbu Sufiyan accepted the Islam?

Abbas (RA)

To which Sahabi keys of Jerusalam were handed over first of all?

 Umar Farooq(RA)

 He held the office of Chief Qazi in the period of Abu bakr (RA)

Ali (RA)

117) Ali (RA) conqured the fort of Khyber in the Hijra year of

7 A.H

How many Brothers Ali (RA) had


He had the title of Saif ullah


When was the fasting made compulsory

2 A.H

The Holy prophet (PBUH) stayed in the cave of Saur for

 3 days and 3 nights

He is called Zun’ noon


The number of Ghazwat in which Holy Prophet (PBUH) took part in is


The name of the last wife of Holy Prophet (PBUH) is


How many months after the death of Holy Prophet(PBUH) Fatima(RA) died

 6 months

The teeth of Holy Prophet (PBUH) were martyred in

Ghazwa Uhad

The first Islamic non Arab war was

Battle of Mauta

The number of muslims on the eve of conquest of Makkah was


The number of martyred of Uhad was


The largest Muslim army was in

the battle of Tabuk (30,000)

Which of the following was a mystic

Dara Shikhoh

He was the first commander of Islamic Army/

Hamza (R.A)

The holy Quran was first translated in


He translated the Holy Quran First time in Urdu

Shah Rafi- ud- din

Who was the first to perform the Hajj

Ibrahim (AS)

When was the Hajj made compulsory

9 A.H

Who named Holy prophet (PBUH) Muhammad?

His Grand father

When did the Prophrt (PBUH) offered his first Eid prayer

2 A.H

The Holy Prophet (PBUH) took his first trade journey at the age of


What was the age of Prophet (PBUH) when his mother died?


Who gave the last bath to the Holy Prophet (PBUH)


The name of the son of Holy Prophet (PBUH) born to Hazrat Qabtia (RA) was

Ibrahim (RA)

Ibrahim (AS) has been recorded in the Holy Quran at

68 places.

Give the number of daughters of holy Prophet(PBUH)


In which yaer Muhammad (PBUH) announced the Nabuwwat

610 A.D

Which year is called the year of Hijrat

622 A.D

Which Prophet discovered Hajr e Aswad

Ismail (A.S)

Who was thrown into the fire by Namrud ?

Ibrahim (A.S)

When was Zakat made an obligation for Muslims

2 A.H

Wine was declared Haram in

8th Hijra

How many languages could Idrees (A.S) understand?


The first fruit tree to grow on earth was

Date palm

Who was the first to propose AZAN to call for prayers for the first time? 


First heaven

Give the name of the first revealed book


Give the number of Ghazwas


Ushr is an Arabic word what does it mean

1/10 th

Who introduced the Hijra year


In which year A.H. usury was declared prohibited

9 A.H

When was the command for Tayummam revealed

4 A.H

Given the number of angels of the Hell

19 angels

When did the Prophet (PBUH) set out for conquest of Makkah

630 A.D

Give the number of the times the Holy Prophet(PBHU) performee Umrah


The person who first of all verified the Holy Prophet (PBUH) was

Varqa bin Naufal

The Eldest son of Holy Prophet(PBUH) was?


In which country that mountain is located on which the Noah’s Ark stopped?


Which bird was sent by Noah(A.S)


Give he length of Noah(AS) Ark

400 yard

How long Ayub (AS) suffered from illness

18 years

He migrated first time for the sake of Allah


HE was given the title of the ” speaker of the Prophets”


He wept too much over the destruction of his nation that he got blinded


Which prophet had to commit a murder at the age of 30


At the time of Bait ul Makdas destruction all the copies of Taurat were destroyed. He re assembled Taurat?

Uzair (A.S)

Sulaiman(A.S) founded the famous following mosque

Al- Aqsa

Who was a carpenter?


Eesa (As) was the cousin of 
Yahya (AS)

Atiq was the title of
Abu Bakar (RA)

He founded the title of Ameer ul Mommineen for the first time

Umar Farooq (RA)

Which Prophet would ride a donkey?

Uzair (AS)

Who added the words (last line of Azan) into the fajr prayer?

Umar (RA)

It is the third source of Islamic Fiqa?


Yousaf(A.S) and Yaqub (AS) met each other after a period of? 
40 years

He is called as Najeeb Ullah


The tragic incident of Karbala took place in Moharram

61 A.H

Which two of the Prophets prayed to God to become the Ummati of the Last prophet (PBUH)

Eesa (AS) and Musa (AS)

How many times kalma Tayyaba is mentioned in the Holy Quran?


How many times the commandment for establishing prayer has been repeated in the Holy Quran?


The Holy Prophet (PBUH) offered his first Jumma prayer in the year

1 A.H

The following prayer is offered with bachside of hands upward?

It’s only one prayer in which (S.A.W) upward his hands. Otherwise no any prove, to raise hand in any prayer.

 Namaz-e-Istasqa(means barish ki igtmae dua.)

Wuzu for namaz has

4 Farz

The command for ablution is present in

Surah Al- Nisa

The permission for Tayummam was granted in

4 A.H

NIsab for irrigated produce is


The following Caliph fought against those who refused to pay Zakat

Abu Bakr Siddique(RA)

“Zakat is treasure of Islam” who said this

The Holy Prophet (PBUH)

The day of sacrifice during Hajj is called

Yum e Nehr

The number of duties during Hajj is


Which two prayers are offered together at Muzdalifa on 9th Zil Hajj

Maghrib and Isha

Tawaf of Wida or Ziarat is

Departing Tawaf

In which Sura of Quran Hajj has been commanded

Al- Imran

The first Hajj was performd by

Adam(AS) and  Hwaa (AS)

After the first revelation it took 6 months in the second Revelation

Al Mudassar is the 2nd revealed Surah.

What is the 3rd one

Al Muzammil

He was the first writer of Wahi

 Khalid bin Saeed(RA)

Number of Ghazwwas described in the Quran


Who was the first commentator of the Quran?

Abdulah ibn Abbas(RA)

The shortest verse of the Quran is


Which city of Italy is mentioned in the holy Quran?


The number of Surahs in last para


How many Siparas of the Holy Quran are starting with Bismillah


Which Surah is called called Surah Widah

Al Nasr

Fath Mobeen stands for

Sulah Hudaibiah

Yom ul Furqan has been used for 
Yom ul Badr

The following Spaceship placed the copy of the Holy Quran on the moon

Appolo 15

Shah Wali Ullah wrote the following commentary

Mawahb ur Rehman

He suggested Usman(RA) after the Battle of Yamama to assemble the Muslims on one Qirt

Hazeefa bin Aleeman(RA)

Mention the Surah in which Ghare Sor is mentioned

Al Tauba
















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