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1. Who is the founder of Islam? Mohammed 2. What does the word Islam mean? Submission, resignation, peace 3. Approximately how much of the world’s current population is Muslim? 1.2 billion Where does the religion rank in terms of followers with other religions of the world? 2 nd ( behind Christianity) 4. Where is the largest concentration of Muslims? Indian subcontinent 5. Which country has the largest Muslim population? Indonesia 6. What is the shahada? Islamic declaration of faith There is no god, but God, and Muhammed is the Messenger of God 7. Whom do the Muslims worship? God, or Allah not Muhammed Muhammed is a prophet 8. Approximately when was Muhammed born? And how old was he when he was called to be a prophet? c. 540 CE call to prophecy when he was about 40 9. Where can one find the revelations of Allah as received by Muhammad? Quran 10. Why was Muhammad not warmly received in his own city when he returned with his divine revelation? He preached against polytheism and the gods and idols that they worshipped there. 11. Why was Muhammad’s flight to Yathrib (Medina) or the hijirah so important to the future of Islam? He put his teachings put into communal practice
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