Islam and the Islamic Empire

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according to islam, much of Muhammad's message came to him from conversions with?

the Angel Gabriel

the "peoples of the Book" were more favored under Islamic rule than other non-Muslims.

Christians and jews

the flight of Muhammad from Mecca, and the beginning of the muslim calendar:

Hijra

According to Islam, the rules for righteous living included

prayer 10 daily

Generally non-Muslims found Islamic rule to be

tolerant and flexible

one of the Abbasid's first acts was the transfer of the muslim capital from were to were

Damascus to Baghdad

a major disagreement arose between shi'ite and sunni muslims over the question of

which caliphs held rightful authority

islamic studies in sciences began with muslim scholars' recovery of what

ancient greek sources

the first rulers after the death of mohammed were known as

the rightly guided caliphs

the main language of the islamic civilization is

Arabic

in 1055, Baghdad was captured by who

seljuk Turks

the Kaaba was

a stone building filled with idols

part of the muslim faith was jihad (aka)

the struggle to defend faith

in general, islamic invaders

tolerated other religions

what didn't occurr during the umayyad dynasty

Muslims conquered Greece

the Umayyad dynasty was replaced by the

Annasids

one of the five pillars of islam, the hajja is

a pilgrimage to mecca

According to islamic belief, muhammad is

the prophet of allah

for muslims, obeying allah's will means

the five pillars of islam

resentment against Umayyad rule grew because

non-arab muslims didn't like the way local administrators favored arabs.

y are there no representations of the prophet muhammad adoringin mosques?

The hadith warns against any attempt to imitate god by creating pictures of living beings

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