9th English Unit-7 Questions Answers

Unit No 7 “Sultan Ahmed Masjid” 9th English Unit-7 Questions Answers

From Book Exercise:

Q .1 Why Sultan Ahmed Masjid is also known as Blue Masjid?
ANS It is also known as blue mosque because of the blue tiles that embellish its interior.

Q.2 Who was appointed as the architect of the Masjid?
ANS The Royal architect Sedefhar Mehmat Aga, was appointed as the architect of the Masjid.

Q.3 Why was a heavy iron chain hung at the entrance of the court?
ANS It was put there so that the Sultan had to lower his head every time he entered in the court
to ensure humility.

Q.4 How does the interior of the Masjid look?
ANS. The interior is decorated with blue tiles along with hand-made ceramic tiles that looks very beautiful .

Q.5 Why do you think Madrassah and hospice was part of Mosque?
ANS. Madrassah was for religious education while hospice was for the needy people.

Q.6 Who constructed Mosque Sophia?
ANS It was constructed by an “Ottoman Caliph”.

Lesson No-8 Questions Answers

From Lesson:

Q .1 Who started the construction of the Blue Masjid?
Ans Sultan Ahmad an Ottoman caliph started the construction of the Blue Masjid.

Q.2 In whose reign was the construction of the Blue Masjid completed?
Ans It was completed in the reign of Mustafa-I.

Q.3 For what purpose does a heavy iron chain hang there?
Ans It was put there so that the Sultan had to lower his head every time he entered in the court
to ensure humility.

Q.4 Where is the royal room situated?
Ans The royal room is situated at the south east corner of the masjid.

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