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May 30, 2017

Citizenship Resources for the Month of Ramadan
Citizenship and Civics Resources in English, Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, and more!

Ramadan is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is observed by all Muslims as a month of prayer and fasting to commemorate the first revelation of the Quran to the Prophet Muhammad. Ramadan 2017 began in the evening of Friday, May 26 and ends in the evening of Saturday, June 24, Peace!


A Citizenship Quiz for the Month of Ramadan

Fourteen questions that pairs a fact from Muslim-American History with a USCIS civics question.

This quiz is dedicated to Mohammed’s faithful daughters: Minire Karamanaga, Tasleem Khaldoon, Humaira Saleem, Munni Thankkar, and Kalsoom Bibi of Milpitas, CA. You are all (or soon will be) great American citizens!


1. Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia

2. because of high taxes

3. to make treaties

4. George Washington

5. Religion

6. Africans

7. freedom of worship (religion); the right to bear arms

8. No one is above the law.

9. Slavery

10. You can practice any religion, or not practice religion.

11. join a civic group;join a community group

12. Franklin Roosevelt

13. the Civil Rights movement

14. Ro Khanna (CA-17; check

For other possible responses, check the USCIS Civics Test page.

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