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5 Matching questions

  1. Hijra
  2. Sunni Muslims
  3. What caused the split in the Muslim religion, name the two groups, and what each group believed?
  4. Saladin
  5. Sultan
  1. a Trip from Mecca to Medina that Muhammad took when he found out his life was in danger; marks the start of the Muslim calendar
  2. b It was over who should be the next ruler of Islam; the two groups are the Sunnis and the Shiites; the Sunnis believe anyone can rule as long as the follow the teachings of Muhammad; the Shiites believe only descendants of Muhammad can rule
  3. c Means "ruler"; title taken by the Seljuk Turks when they ruled the Muslim Empire
  4. d Muslims that accept the leaders of Islam, as long as the follow the rules of the religion
  5. e Leader of the Seljuk Turks who would sign a peace treaty to end the Crusades

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Arabic desert dwellers who were nomadic and moved from place to place in search of food
  2. The Holy book of the Muslims that contains the teachings of Muhammad
  3. They did not take the title of caliph because they were new to Islam and knew the Muslims would not have accepted them as "successors of the prophet" because Muslims support their faith so strongly and would have been insulted
  4. 1. Eat pork
    2. Gamble
    3. Drink Alcohol
    4. Worship Idols
  5. The Mongols attacked and weakened them to allow for the Ottoman Turks to move in and take over

5 True/False questions

  1. UlemaHoly city for the Muslims where the Kaaba was located and where Muhammad was born

          

  2. HajjiTrip from Mecca to Medina that Muhammad took when he found out his life was in danger; marks the start of the Muslim calendar

          

  3. What four things allowed the Muslims to easily conquer the people of India?1. Hindus had only one warrior caste to fight
    2. Hindu generals sabotaged each other to try and get the glory
    3. Hindu war elephants spooked in battle and trampled soldiers
    4. Hindu military tactics were out of date because of isolationism

          

  4. What 2 ideas were swapped between the Hindus and the Muslims?The Muslims adopted the Hindu practice of suttee (a woman committing suicide on her husband's dead body) and the Hindus adopted the Muslim practice of purdah (the seclusion of women)

          

  5. How did Islam unite the people of the Middle East and North Africa?The Muslims adopted the Hindu practice of suttee (a woman committing suicide on her husband's dead body) and the Hindus adopted the Muslim practice of purdah (the seclusion of women)