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The Middle East

Extra Credit:
Web Site Assignment

Directions: Respond to the following items on a separate piece of paper. Each item is worth one point unless otherwise indicated (44 points total):

ISLAM

An Intro to Islam
www.iad.org/intro/intro.html

Muslim Contributions to Science

Definition

Knowledge

Main Pillars

List the definition of each of the following pillars of Islam:

Other Religions

Peace

  • What greeting do Muslims exchange when meeting each other?

  • Explain the concepts of Muslim self-defense and Jihad:

    Relevance

    Sources

  • What does the term "Sunnah" mean in Islam?

    Tolerance

    Women

    Islamic Vocabulary
    www.sim.org/islam/vocab.html

    Write the Islamic word for each of the definitions listed below:

    Arabic Language


    2002 Have a question about the assignment? E-mail Mr. Charon or go to the top of this page.