Ways of the World AP World History: Chapter 11
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Which of the following describes the role of pastoral societies played in world history before the Mongol Empire?
They created a series of nomadic empires and controlled major trade routes
A characteristic feature of pastoral societies was their
Which of the following describes pastoral societies' relationship with agricultural societies?
Pastoral societies sought food stuffs, manufactured goods, and luxury items from agricultural societies
In comparison to the Mongol conquest of Persia and China, Mongol rule in Russia
Was not accompanied by Mongol occupation
Which of the following was a long-term effect of the black death on European society?
The weakening of serfdom
Which of the following was an obstacle to the creation of large empires among Pastoralists?
Internal rivalry between clans
Like the Arabs and the Persians, the Turks between the 10th and 14th centuries
Converted to Islam and introduced the religion to the areas they conquered
Which of the following facilitated the creation of the Mongol Empire?
The territories the Mongols invaded were experiencing internal divisions
Which of the following describes the transformation of the Turkic people from the 10th to the 14th centuries?
They changed from polytheistic worshippers to followers and carriers of a monotheistic Islam
Which of the following resulted from Mongol rule over Russia?
The adoption by Russian princes of the Mongols' diplomatic rituals and the court practices
Which of the following was a way in which the Mongols contributed to the globalization of the Eurasian world?
In providing a secure environment for traders, they facilitated long-distance international commerce
Which region gained the most from the exchanges of ideas and technologies facilitated by the Mongol Empire?
Which of the following is an example of the Mongol rulers' policy toward people in the conquered territories?
Chinese and Muslim officials were allowed to hold advisory positions in government
Why was promoting international commerce important to the Mongols?
They wanted to extract wealth from civilizations by taxing trade
In what way were Europeans in the 16th century similar to the Mongols in 13th century?
Both were on the edge of the major established civilizations
Which of the following was a feature of Mongol rule?
Tolerance of all religions
The Mongol Empire play a significant role in world history because it
Brought together nomadic peoples of inner Eurasia and the agricultural civilizations of outer Eurasia
Which of the following is a reason Western Europe wasn't conquered by Mongols?
Western Europe lacked adequate pasture for Mongol herds
What is a jihad?
A wave of religiously based uprisings
what is the climate of the Asian steppes?
What two beliefs does Sikhism combine?
Hinduism and Islam
Did Mongols spread Islam in China?
No, but many Mongols became Muslims
Where the mongols so mobile?
The mongols road horses
What animals did the Masai focus on?
Were woman allowed to own property through the Qu'ran?
Xiongnu and Mongols focused on what animal?
Islam became quite popular in
Umayyad fell because of