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1

Explain two Muslim beliefs about the origin of the universe

- One belief is the creationist belief.
- Another is the metaphorical belief.

2

Outline three Muslim beliefs about why human life is holy.

- One belief as to why human life is holy is because it has been given to us by Allah.
- Another is that they have been gifted free will.

3

Explain two ways life is shown as special in the Quran.

- "Our Lord, you have not created all this without purpose".
- Human life should reflect the uniqueness of Allah.

4

Outline three Muslim beliefs about the origins of human life.

- Creationist Muslims believe Adam was the first man.
- Evolutionist Muslims say that humans evolved from a simpler form.
- Muslims believe that Allah created everything.

5

Explain two reasons why most Muslims oppose Abortion.

- They believe that life is sacred.
- They base their approach on the sanctity of life.

6

Explain two ways a Muslim might argue for life after death.

- "On that day he will call them".
- They do not believe in reincarnation.

7

Outline three arguments against life after death.

- There is not enough evidence for it.
- Religion is a tool for scandal control.
- "There is only our life in this world".

8

Outline three Muslim beliefs about animal experimentation.

- Muslims believe they are God's trustees on Earth.
- They are taught to show care towards animals.
- Stewardship.