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What did Mohammed teach about the religion?
Islam was not just a religion it was the culture, and the civilization based on faith.
What was the jihad?
Holy Wars-striving in the way of the lord a practice which grew out of the bedouin traditions.
According to Islamic belief, what did Allah give mohammad?
final revelation submission to the will of Allah
What is the Koran?
Ethical guidebook, code of law, political theory and was derivd verbally from Gabriel-Mohammad's revelations, scribes
Muslim rule in India reserved most of the high posts in the central government and the provinces for what group of people?
Government officials, artisans, or merchants catering to the needs of the court.
The Indian sea route used by Romans to ship silk back to Rome expanded when and for what reason?
1st Century C.E., the patterns of the monsoon winds in the Indian Ocean
Major differences between China and late medieval Europe were that the Chinese made many technological advances such as the compass and block printing, but were less interested
In scientific inquiry
Of the 3 philosophies was competed in china which won?
Confucianism triumphed because it adhered to the Chinese social need to support the concepts of hard work and filial piety
In terms of its relation with neighboring powers, song what did they?
Met their ultimate demise at the hands of the Mongols.
As a result of tang rule what happened w Buddhist influence?
It helped produce a blossoming at the hands of the Mongols
The Sui dynasty completed what?
The new Grand Canal system connecting the yellow to the Yangtze River valleys
After the fall of the Han dynasty and before Sui dynasty what happened in china?
Chinese literature was stimulated by the invention of paper
What was the name of the Japanese military officials who were supposed to protect patrons and their property?
Way of the warrior's street code was called what name?
The strict code of the Japanese retainer was called bushido
The essence of the Shogunate system was that government power became centralized under the Shogun
while the emperor ruled in name only.
The medieval religious order noted for living among common people and administering to the poor?
The early medieval church in the west was what monk that developed a more organized monastic structure?
13th century the institusionalation of the english parliament what did it do? System of power shared by whom?
The 2 Knights and 2 burgessess
In the aftermath of the 4th crusade the former Byzantine Empire was what?
Latin Empire of Constantinople
The divine beauty of the sealing figures of the 16 chapels is reflection of the Neo-Platonism painted by
Another Japanese cultural contribution representing a fusion of Zen and aesthetics is the
_________ are subject to violent earthquakes because of the nearness to the Asian and Pacific tectonic plates.
The Japanese islands
The most effective expression of literature from the Tang to the Ming dynasties was in the form of
What are the two major geographic components of Southeast Asia?
A mainland region extending southward from the Chinese border down to the tip of the Malay peninsula and an extensive archipelago, most of which is part of present day Indonesia and the Philippines.
It could be said of the medieval Indian culture what were their most important artistic contributions?
Buddhist cave temples and monasteries
What factor served as the most significant and potent inhibitor of commercial development in medieval India was what?
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