5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Suez Canal
- Tribal influences prevented a change in culture and economy.
- a ..., a ship canal in northeastern Egypt linking the Red Sea with the Mediterranean Sea
- b Why weren't the above colonies colonized?
- c a prime minister in a Muslim Kingdom or empire
- d ..., descendents of Spanish-born BUT born in Latin America; resented inferior social, political, economic status
- e ..., Kingdom developed among Fon or Aja peoples in 17th century; center at Abomey 70 miles from coast; under King Agaja expanded to control coastline and port of Whydah by 1727; accepted Western firearms and goods in return for African slaves.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- ..., An overland trade route connecting Asia and the Middle East. Many luxury items such as silk came from China to Middle East along with spices from India. Controlling it was Important to empires because they could control the flow of trade and enforce taxes. A source of tax for empires that controlled portions of it
- ..., the main house on a ranch or large estate
- ..., The last Imam for the Twelvers, believe that he disappeared but will return to save them
- ..., an American foreign policy opposing interference in the Western hemisphere from outside powers
5 True/False Questions
sikh → ..., an adherent of Sikhism
shah → ..., title for the former hereditary monarch of Iran
Ain Jalut → ..., battle of ain jalut 1260. was the turning point of mongolian empire of mo.
10 thousand mongol soldiers were attacked by 40 thousand muslim soldiers from egypt. egyptain army wins -> was the first defeat of mongols since gheghis khan.
this defeat convinced many that mongols can be beat. also a civil war breaks out between kubilai and ariqbuke. the two brothers fight it out to see who would rule. first time after genghis that a civil war broke out. kubilai wins. this only weakens the mongol rule...eventually they divided into 4 separate states. 1260- turning point for Mongols because of lost battle, civil war, and division of empire
Sudan → ..., a region of northern Africa south of the Sahara and Libyan deserts
Turkey → Which modern nation is still mostly Shiite Muslim?