Category: Brain Teasers


Which Verse?

Question: In which Surah is the name of Allah repeated in every verse?

Answer: Surat al-Mujaadilah.

Islamic Quiz?

Question: In which year was the verse of the hijaab revelaed?

Answer: In the fifth year after the Hijrah […]


Question: Who was the youngest person slain at the Battle of Badr?

Answer: ‘Umayr ibn Abi Waqqaas


Question: Who was the first person to build a prison in Islam?

Answer: Ali ibn Abi Talib, Radhiallahu anhu

Which Verse?

Question: What were (Pharaoh’s) Firawn’s dying words and in which verse can you find them?

Answer: Surat Yunus, verse 90

وَجَاوَزْنَا بِبَنِى إِسْرَءِيلَ الْبَحْرَ فَأَتْبَعَهُمْ فِرْعَوْنُ وَجُنُودُهُ بَغْيًا وَعَدْوًا حَتَّى إِذَآ أَدْرَكَهُ الْغَرَقُ قَالَ ءَامَنتُ أَنَّهُ لا إِلِـهَ إِلاَّ الَّذِى ءَامَنَتْ بِهِ بَنواْ إِسْرَءِيلَ وَأَنَاْ مِنَ الْمُسْلِمِينَ

And We brought the Children of Israel across the sea, and Pharaoh with his hosts pursued them in rebellion and transgression, till, when the (fate of) drowning overtook him, he exclaimed:I believe that there is no God save Him in whom the Children of Israel believe, and I am of those who surrender (unto Him).


Islamic Quiz

Question: Who was the second woman to accept Islam

Answer: Umm ul-Fadhil, Rawjah al-‘Abbas, Radhiallahu anha

Question: How many times is the Divine Name, ‘Allah’ mentioned in the Quran

Answer: The Divine name ‘Allah,’ has been mentioned1697 times in the Quran

Which Verse…?

Question: Which ayah does Ya’qoub, alayhis-salaam tell his son Yusuf, aleyhis-Salaam, not to tell his brothers about his dream?

Answer: Surat Yusuf, Verse5

لاَ تَقْصُصْ رُءْيَاكَ عَلَى إِخْوَتِكَ فَيَكِيدُواْ لَكَ كَيْدًا

(Relate not your vision to your brothers, lest they should arrange a plot against you.)

Islamic Quiz

Question: Who was the Sahabi that looked like Isa, aleyhis-Salaam?

Answer: Urwah bin Mas’ood al-Thaqafy, radhiallahu anhu.

Question: Who was the first person to observe the fast?

Answer: Aadam, aleyhi-Salaam (and) he used to fast 3 days from every month.


Question: What was the name of Nuh’s son, who drowned in the flood?

Answer: Kan’aan

Which verse…?

Question: In which Surah is the Name of Allah repeated in every verse?

Answer: Surat al-Mujaadilah

Islamic Quiz

Question: Which Sura ends with teh names of two Prophets?
Answer: Surat al-Ala. Allah says:

صحف إبراهيم وموسى

The Scriptures of Ibrahim and Musa.

Question: How many times is “Hamaan,” the minister of Pharaoh mentioned in the Holy Quran?
Answer: Hamaan is mentioned 6 times in the Quran

Question: Who was the companion whom the Prophet changed his name from AbdusShams to AbdulRahmaan?
Answer: Abu Hurairah AbdulRahman bin Sakhr al-Dawsy, Radhiallahu anhu.

Which Verse…?

Question: Which verses details when Ibraheem supplicated to Allah to show him how He ressurects the dead?

Answer: Surat al-Baqarah, 260

وَإِذْ قَالَ إِبْرَهِيمُ رَبِّ أَرِنِى كَيْفَ تُحْىِ الْمَوْتَى قَالَ أَوَلَمْ تُؤْمِن قَالَ بَلَى وَلَـكِن لِّيَطْمَئِنَّ قَلْبِى قَالَ فَخُذْ أَرْبَعَةً مِّنَ الطَّيْرِ فَصُرْهُنَّ إِلَيْكَ ثُمَّ اجْعَلْ عَلَى كُلِّ جَبَلٍ مِّنْهُنَّ جُزْءًا ثُمَّ ادْعُهُنَّ يَأْتِينَكَ سَعْيًا وَاعْلَمْ أَنَّ اللَّهَ عَزِيزٌ حَكِيمٌ

And (remember) when Ibrahim said, “My Lord! Show me how You give life to the dead.” He (Allah) said: “Do you not believe” He (Ibrahim) said: “Yes (I believe), but to be stronger in faith.” He said: “Take four birds, then cause them to incline towards you (then slaughter them, cut them into pieces), and then put a portion of them on every hill, and call them, they will come to you in haste. And know that Allah is All-Mighty, All-Wise.”

Islamic Quiz

Question: Who is the first person to be born after the Migration (Hijrah)?

Answer: Abdullah bin az-Zubair

Question: It is said that is it the fruit of the rich person, the food of the poor person, and the provision of the traveler. what is it?

Answer: The date

Question: What year was Eid ul-Fitr celebrated for the first time?

Answer: In the second year of Hijrah.