What was the sultan forced to do when the janissary force grew too large?
kill its members
Constantinople was later renamed
chief official of a sultan
The Ottomans were defeated at the _________Gulf in 1571 CE.
The Bosporus and the Dardanelles are separated by the
Sea of Marmara
Ottoman religious, legal, and educational advisers
The Ottoman advance into Europe was halted at ______________, where the Ottoman soldiers were defeated in 1529.
The ___________ was the residence of the sultan's wives.
ottoman leader with supreme authority
how was islamic law applied to defining the legal position of women in the ottoman empire
Islamic law was more tolerant in defining the legal position of women
ottoman expansion in the early fourteenth century eventually led to their control over
the bosporus and the dardanelles
recruited from the local christian population in balkans the janissaries were
converted to Islam and trained as foot soldiers or administrators to serve the sultan
during the meetings of the imperial council the sultan
sat behind a screen and privately indicated his desires to the grand vizier
which of the following statements about women in the ottoman empire is not true
women were not allowed to own and inherit property
the hereditary nature of the position of sultan
led to struggles over succession between the sons of the sultan
Ottoman art included
distinctive woven rugs
empires formed by outside conquerors who unified the regions they conquered
the ottoman did not introduce ___________ to europe
Shah Abbas did not ________________.
refuse to trade silk with Europe
The Shiites believed that the shah was
a direct successor of Muhammad.
The ______________ took control of Persia at the beginning of the sixteenth century.
Two outstanding products of the Persians were woven silk and _______________.
After the death of ____________, the Safavid dynasty gradually lost its vigor.
Pressure to conform to traditional religious beliefs, or religious ___________, increased under the Safavids.
what was significant about the battle of chaldiran
The Ottomans use of artillery was a decisive tactical advantage
the ottoman empire preferred to
administer their lands through local rulers and pashas
what did the ottoman and safavid armies meet in the year 1514
islamic group to which the safavids belonged
safavids reached their high point under this leader
famous painter of the Safavid Era
trade goods in the safavid empire were carried on a road system that was
fairly safe and enhanced with rest stops
conformity to traditional religious beliefs
which group of religious scholars and educators within the ottoman empire was charged with the task of administering the legal system and ensuring that Islamic law was adhered to
memorial to Shah Jahan's wife
founder of Mogul dynasty in India
combined Persian-Indian motifs style of painting
In India the practice of __________ required a widow to be cremated along with her husband
akbar did not include _______ festivals when he combined religious festivals in india
safavid shahs did all of the following except
follow Roman laws
babur's forces entered india through the
sir robert clive was commissioned to fight any force that threatened
the East India Company
underground prison used in 1756
Black Hole of Calcutta
site where sir robert clive's army defeated mogul force
which three peoples inhabited the area invaded by ottoman forces between 1514-1638
Georgian, Azeris, and Kurds
established the Mongul dynasty
expanded his empire to rule almost all of india
what mogul school of painting combined persian with indian motifs
During the Ming Dynasty, Zheng He's exploration voyages took him through Southeast Asia all the way to __________.
active Christian missionaries in China
Manchu dress customs included the braiding of hair into a queue.
The overthrow of the Ming dynasty allowed
Manchus to seize power and establish the Qing dynasty
What does the passage mean by stating that Emperor Kangxi punish offenders "with marvelous impartiality?"
He punishes all the same, without consideration of the offenders.
leader of exploration and trading voyages
Manchu fighting units
the emperor kangxi was generally
tolerant of Christian missionaries
in order to identify rebels who opposed manchu rule the government
Ordered all Chinese males to shave their foreheads and braid their hair inti a pigtail called a queue
ruling dynasty from 1644 until 1911
who led the ming dynasty's naval voyages of exploration
separate manchu military units which became the chief qing fighting force
which of the following statements about china's first contact with the west is not true
the chinese were not impressed with European tools
which areas paid tribute to qing china
Southeast Asia, Nepal, Bhutan, and Korea
the british successes in india were achieved through the military genus of
Sir Robert Clive
Which city was a British trading fort
___________ rulers completed the restoration of central authority, which was begun by Nobunaga and Hideyoshi.
The first European traders to arrive in Japan were from _________
Why did Tokagawa Ieyasa ban Europeans from Japan?
Many Europeans were converting Japanese citizens to Christianity.
The powerful daimyo of Edo took control of Japan and assumed the title of ______________ in 1603.
all of the following contributed to the downfall of the ming dynasty except
European political ideas
which of the following was the second highest class within japanese class system
the japanese warrior class consisted of all of the following except
which city was both a british and french trading fort
how does the author of this passage view peasants
______________ began with nobunaga and hideyoshi and was restored by tokugawa rulers
central government authority
the __________ remained in power during the entire tokugawa era in japan
Yi dynasty of Korea
which rulers completed the restoration of central authority in japan in the early 1600
crops grown for sale