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African Kingdoms and Islam in Africa
Oral
Mansa Musa
inflation
hajj
Much of African history was preseved via _________ tradition…
He ruled Mali in West Africa and made a famous Hajj to Mecca
Mansa Musa gave away so much Gold in Alexanderia that he caus…
Since Mansa Musa made the ____ we know he was a relatively de…
Oral
Much of African history was preseved via _________ tradition…
Mansa Musa
He ruled Mali in West Africa and made a famous Hajj to Mecca
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Early Islamic and African History
Kaaba
Quran
Muslims
Hijrah
Central shrine in Makkah. Holds the black stone
Holy book of Islam. Written account of Muhammads revelations
those who practice Islam
The journey of Muhammad and his supporters to Madinah
Kaaba
Central shrine in Makkah. Holds the black stone
Quran
Holy book of Islam. Written account of Muhammads revelations
58 terms
Islam and African World History
ISLAM
Firdawsi
Omar Khayam
Harun Al Rashid
...
Persian, wrote in Arabic script, master picco was the "Shah N…
Scholar and astronomer, meditates on life, he was Iranian
5th caliph of the Abbasid Dynasty
ISLAM
...
Firdawsi
Persian, wrote in Arabic script, master picco was the "Shah N…
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HISTORY: Islam and African Kingdoms
True or False: Muhammad is monotheistic
What does it mean when you believe in…
What is the fastest growing religion i…
This person was born in 570 C.E. in Me…
true
monotheistic
Islam
Muhammad
True or False: Muhammad is monotheistic
true
What does it mean when you believe in…
monotheistic
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World History: Islam and Africa
Arabs
Allah
Kaaba
Mecca
Nomads. Organized into tribes for survival on the Arabian Pen…
Supreme God for Muslims
Central shrine in Mecca. Holds the black stone
Holy City of Islam. Where Muhammad was born
Arabs
Nomads. Organized into tribes for survival on the Arabian Pen…
Allah
Supreme God for Muslims
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History: Islam&African test
What is Islam?
What is Muslim?
What is the Muslims holy book called?
What are the two tribes of Abraham's G…
An Arabic meaning submission to the Will of Allah
Arabic word that means "one who submits to the Will of Allah"
Qur'an: God's Last Revelation
Abraham + Hagar= Ishmael (12 Arabian tribes)... Abraham+ Sarah=I…
What is Islam?
An Arabic meaning submission to the Will of Allah
What is Muslim?
Arabic word that means "one who submits to the Will of Allah"
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History Islamic and African Empires
Bantu
Axum
Eastern Coast City States
Swahili
Migration South to East
Christian empire; trade on Nile
Wealth through trade; invented Swahili
Arab and Bantu
Bantu
Migration South to East
Axum
Christian empire; trade on Nile
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Early Islamic and African History
Islam is the ______ largest global rel…
Islam is an Arabic word that means ___…
Islam is not a personal religion but a…
who and where are the Arabs
2nd
submission to the will of God
complete way of life
Semitic-speaking nomads who lived in the Arabian Peninsula
Islam is the ______ largest global rel…
2nd
Islam is an Arabic word that means ___…
submission to the will of God
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African History Islamic Religion
Aksum
King Lalibela
Zagwe Dynasty
King Ezana
A kingdom along the Red Sea today known as Ethiopia and Eritr…
Ethiopian king who had Christian churches carved downward int…
in 1150 this dynasty took the throne from the old Axumite kin…
Axumite ruler, invaded and conquered Kush around A.D. 350; bu…
Aksum
A kingdom along the Red Sea today known as Ethiopia and Eritr…
King Lalibela
Ethiopian king who had Christian churches carved downward int…
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Vocabulary; Islam and Early African History
Bedouin
Mecca
Kaaba
Hijra
a desert dwelling Arab nomad
a city in Western Saudi Arabia; Birthplace of Muhammad; most…
the most sacred temple of Islam, located at Mecca
Muhammad's journey from Mecca to Medina in 622, Islamic calen…
Bedouin
a desert dwelling Arab nomad
Mecca
a city in Western Saudi Arabia; Birthplace of Muhammad; most…
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World History-Islam and Africa
Mohammed
Timbuktu
Battle of Tours
caliph
the Arab prophet who founded Islam (570-632)
A trade city in Africa
European armies defeat Muslim armies and stop the spread of I…
A title that Muslims use for the highest leader of Islam
Mohammed
the Arab prophet who founded Islam (570-632)
Timbuktu
A trade city in Africa
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African Studies CH. 16 (Islam in Africa)
Islam in Africa 639 CE
The Sahel
Camel
Trans-Sahara Slave Trade
Islam will influence some of the most important regions in Af…
Gave the Arab access to gold- camels made this possible
Well suited for Africa/Sahara Desert... - many uses: travel, wat…
Arabs were the 1st people in Africa to start trading slaves "…
Islam in Africa 639 CE
Islam will influence some of the most important regions in Af…
The Sahel
Gave the Arab access to gold- camels made this possible
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WHAP Chapter 8: African Civilizations and Islam in Africa
What was Africa like before Islam?
Name the Three important African Civil…
What is important about Mali?
What is important about Songhay?
- Africa was incredibly diverse, lots of the African Communit…
1. Mali... 2. Songhay... 3. Swahili
- began between Senegal and Niger River, Prosperity dependent…
- Muslim Rulers in 1370 began to direct the empire to dominat…
What was Africa like before Islam?
- Africa was incredibly diverse, lots of the African Communit…
Name the Three important African Civil…
1. Mali... 2. Songhay... 3. Swahili
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Unit 5 World History: Islamic and African Kingdoms
Islamic Trade Routes
Mecca
Muhammad
The House of Wisdom:
The trading routes... that went through Arabia, the land largely…
A city located in Western Arabia... that is holy to Muslims. Thi…
Born in Arabia, the man who claimed to... be the final prophet o…
combination library, academy, and translation center. Scholar…
Islamic Trade Routes
The trading routes... that went through Arabia, the land largely…
Mecca
A city located in Western Arabia... that is holy to Muslims. Thi…
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World history Islam and African K
Kaaba
Makkah
Khadijah
Madinah
Shrine housing Black Stone
Muhammad's original home and city housing Kabba
Wife of Muhammad who was previously a widow
Where Muhammad moved
Kaaba
Shrine housing Black Stone
Makkah
Muhammad's original home and city housing Kabba
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History: Islam and Africa
Abbasid Caliphate
Abu Bakr
al-Khwarizmi
al-Razi
Third caliphate, founded by Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib. In 566…
Father-in-law to Muhammad. Sunni's believe him to be the righ…
Islamic Scholar who studied Math and Astronomy.
Doctor who wrote about small pox and measles.
Abbasid Caliphate
Third caliphate, founded by Abbas ibn Abd al-Muttalib. In 566…
Abu Bakr
Father-in-law to Muhammad. Sunni's believe him to be the righ…
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word history islam and africa
muhammad
umayyad
abbasid
ottoman
created islam, accept and protect all people, conquered and u…
made arabs the highest class, conquest, taxes on non muslims
1001 nights, created all the hospitals,banking, ext,the golde…
conquered constinantinople, captured sons of their enemys, ha…
muhammad
created islam, accept and protect all people, conquered and u…
umayyad
made arabs the highest class, conquest, taxes on non muslims
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History Islam In Africa
Trans-saharan Trade
Mali
Mansa Musa
Songhai
Trade across west africa; includes gold and salt
A west African empire ruled by the Mande that became a major…
The first west African ruler to practice Islam devoutly
People who broke away from the empire of Mali and eventually…
Trans-saharan Trade
Trade across west africa; includes gold and salt
Mali
A west African empire ruled by the Mande that became a major…
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History Islam/West Africa
Islam
Mohammad
mosque
oasis
a religion that is based on monotheism worshipping Allah. it…
a prophet of Allah who transmitted God's message.was well kno…
a church or somewhere to worship.
a place on the desert suitable with living conditions.
Islam
a religion that is based on monotheism worshipping Allah. it…
Mohammad
a prophet of Allah who transmitted God's message.was well kno…
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Africa and Islam History Vocabulary
Bedouin
Ka'aba
Allah
Muhammad
Arab nomads who lived in the desert and organized into tribes…
A city where religious pilgrims who came to worship at an anc…
The concept belief in one God in Arabic known in the Arabian…
Borne around 570AD; An upcoming messenger who lived in the mi…
Bedouin
Arab nomads who lived in the desert and organized into tribes…
Ka'aba
A city where religious pilgrims who came to worship at an anc…
27 terms
Islam and africa: history
Nomads
Arabic concept of one god
founder of the Islamic religion
"submission to the wall of allah"
Bedouins
allah
Muhammad
Islam
Nomads
Bedouins
Arabic concept of one god
allah
52 terms
History islam and Africa test
Islam
Mosque
Minaret
Muezzin
The faith of the people the faith of the community of followe…
The name of the building where Muslims pray.
A tall building where the muezzin calls followers to pray fiv…
The person who calls from the minaret to notify people to pray
Islam
The faith of the people the faith of the community of followe…
Mosque
The name of the building where Muslims pray.
34 terms
World History Islam and Africa
a mosque
Ramadan
Mecca
5 pillars
A Muslim house of worship is known as a what?
During what month of the year do Muslims fast from sunup to s…
What is the holiest Muslim city?
What are the foundations of the Muslim faith known as?
a mosque
A Muslim house of worship is known as a what?
Ramadan
During what month of the year do Muslims fast from sunup to s…
77 terms
World History: Islam and Africa
Arabs
Location of Arabs
Allah
Makkah
Nomads who moved constantly because of their hostile enviornm…
Arabian peninsula
The supreme God of Islam
The Kaaba is located in Makkah which is located in the Arabia…
Arabs
Nomads who moved constantly because of their hostile enviornm…
Location of Arabs
Arabian peninsula
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World history Islam and African K
Kaaba
Makkah
Khadijah
Madinah
Shrine housing Black Stone
Muhammad's original home and city housing Kabba
Wife of Muhammad who was previously a widow
Where Muhammad moved
Kaaba
Shrine housing Black Stone
Makkah
Muhammad's original home and city housing Kabba
14 terms
World History: Islam & Africa
The trading area that was controlled b…
Who is Muhammad? Where was he born?
What are the 5 pillars of Islam? Name…
List some of the technological advance…
Science & Culture
Founder of Islam... City of Mecca
5 pillars are the main duties for Muslims ... Mosque
Gunpowder, paper money, magnetic compasses, paper, Grand Canal
The trading area that was controlled b…
Science & Culture
Who is Muhammad? Where was he born?
Founder of Islam... City of Mecca
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History Test: Islam and Africa
3 Main Islamic Beliefs
Islam Origins
Who inhabited the Arabian peninsula?
Ka'ba
Monotheistic... Allah... Torah, Bible and Qur'an are word of God
Abraham->Hagar->Ishmael->Nations
Bedouin
Sacred shrine with black stone (Arabian Peninsula)
3 Main Islamic Beliefs
Monotheistic... Allah... Torah, Bible and Qur'an are word of God
Islam Origins
Abraham->Hagar->Ishmael->Nations
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People; Islam and Early African History
Allah
Abu Bakr
Firdawsi
Omar Khayyam
The Muslim's God
Muhammad's father in law; first caliph
Persian; wrote in Persian using Arabic script; author of shah…
Famous in the Muslim world as a scholar and an astronomer, he…
Allah
The Muslim's God
Abu Bakr
Muhammad's father in law; first caliph
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Islam and Africa History Test
Where Axum is located
Axum retained what religion
(Swahili Coast) Three major trading ci…
(Swahili Coast) Migrations spread know…
Ethiopia
Christianity
Mogadishu, Mombaja, Kilwa
Farming and ironworking techniques
Where Axum is located
Ethiopia
Axum retained what religion
Christianity
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History Test Islam and Africa
Islam
Muslim
Birth place of Islam
Muhammad
- Means "submission to God" and is the name of the religion... -…
- means "one who submits" and is the name of the person who f…
Arabian peninsula
- early life... - Khadija is his wife; married her at about 25... -…
Islam
- Means "submission to God" and is the name of the religion... -…
Muslim
- means "one who submits" and is the name of the person who f…
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History Islamic and African Empires Vocab
Muhammad
Qur'an
Five Pillars of Islam
Sharia
This person was the Son of a wealthy merchant family. In 610,…
This is the holy book of Islam. Muslims believe it contains t…
These are five acts of worship required of all Muslims. The p…
is the body of Islamic law to regulate daily living. It is al…
Muhammad
This person was the Son of a wealthy merchant family. In 610,…
Qur'an
This is the holy book of Islam. Muslims believe it contains t…
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Africa and Islam history test
what caused the Bantu speaking people…
how did Aksums location and interactio…
how did Ezana's promise to rule justly…
List of Aksumite innovations
The farming technics used by Bantu speaking people cause them…
Oxime was located right in the center of trade in the middle…
when ezna attacked and concord Kush he also destroyed all vit…
written language, coins
what caused the Bantu speaking people…
The farming technics used by Bantu speaking people cause them…
how did Aksums location and interactio…
Oxime was located right in the center of trade in the middle…
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World History : Africa/ Islam
major trading and religoius center ... at…
shrine that housed idols. build around…
sacred place in mecca
worked as merchant ... awoke from sleep a…
mecca
Kaaba
meteo rite
muhammad the messenger
major trading and religoius center ... at…
mecca
shrine that housed idols. build around…
Kaaba
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World History Africa - Islam
What does Islam mean in Arabic?
Where did Islam originate?
What are the Five Pillars of Islam?
When did Islamic faith begin?
surrender
Mecca (Arabia)
Belief - to become Muslim you must recite a phrase... Prayer - p…
632 CE
What does Islam mean in Arabic?
surrender
Where did Islam originate?
Mecca (Arabia)
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Africa and Islam history test
homo sapiens
animism
age-sets
Kush/ Nubia
human species
the belief in a supernatural power that organizes and animate…
group of people around your age that you do most things with
East African kingdom once ruled by great civilization of Anci…
homo sapiens
human species
animism
the belief in a supernatural power that organizes and animate…
61 terms
Islam & Africa History Test
Who is Muhammed?
What is Mecca?
What is Medina?
What is the Quran? (Koran)
Muhammed is an Arab man whom Muslims honor as the prophet of…
Mecca is a bustling market town at the crossroads of several…
Medina is the City of the Prophet.
The Quran is the sacred text of Islam that teaches that God i…
Who is Muhammed?
Muhammed is an Arab man whom Muslims honor as the prophet of…
What is Mecca?
Mecca is a bustling market town at the crossroads of several…
14 terms
African American History: West Africa
West Africa
Paleoanthropologist
Hominids
Australopithecus
Huge/Diverse, 2nd largest continent in world, land of black p…
studies prehistoric humans and prehumans
humans that walk upright, first humans 5-10 million years ago
came around 3.4 million years ago, used stones
West Africa
Huge/Diverse, 2nd largest continent in world, land of black p…
Paleoanthropologist
studies prehistoric humans and prehumans
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AP World History: Ch. 9 African Civilizations and the Spread of Islam
Stateless Society (Segmentary)
Chief
Bantu
Kingdom of Kongo
African societies organized around kinship. A group of villag…
The head of the most prominent family who represented settlem…
300-600 ethnic groups in Africa who speak Bantu languages. Th…
Near modern day Angola, this emerged as the most highly centr…
Stateless Society (Segmentary)
African societies organized around kinship. A group of villag…
Chief
The head of the most prominent family who represented settlem…
39 terms
History Unit 8: Islam and Africa
The belief that ancestral spirits are…
Mansa Musa was obeying this pillar whe…
North Africans practiced this religion:
This metal helped extend the livable a…
Animism
5th Pillar
Islam
iron
The belief that ancestral spirits are…
Animism
Mansa Musa was obeying this pillar whe…
5th Pillar
28 terms
AP World History: Ch. 9 African Civilizations and the Spread of Islam
Stateless Society (Segmentary)
Chief
Bantu
Kingdom of Kongo
African societies organized around kinship. A group of villag…
The head of the most prominent family who represented settlem…
300-600 ethnic groups in Africa who speak Bantu languages. Th…
Near modern day Angola, this emerged as the most highly centr…
Stateless Society (Segmentary)
African societies organized around kinship. A group of villag…
Chief
The head of the most prominent family who represented settlem…
169 terms
AP World History Islam in Africa
late 600s
jihad
trade and war
trade
At what time did Islam spread into North Africa?
the act used to bring Islam to Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria…
the act used to bring Islam to West Africa
the act used to bring Islam to East Africa (the Zenj Coast)
late 600s
At what time did Islam spread into North Africa?
jihad
the act used to bring Islam to Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Algeria…
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WORLD HISTORY- Chapter 9- The Islamic World and Africa
Islam
Arabian Peninsula
Mohammed
Koran
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
Peninsula on Western Asia or Northeastern Africa that is sepa…
570-632. Born in Mecca, died in Medina; founder of Islam. Reg…
Holy book of Islam.
Islam
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
Arabian Peninsula
Peninsula on Western Asia or Northeastern Africa that is sepa…
7 terms
World History test: Islam African Society and Crusades
Five major rivers:
Three major Eastern African kingdoms:…
Three Major Western African Kingdoms:
Bantu Kingdom
Nile, Congo, Niger, Zimbabwe, Orange
Nubia, Kush, Axum
Mali, Ghana, Songhai
Nomadic African tribe that migrated because of overpopulation…
Five major rivers:
Nile, Congo, Niger, Zimbabwe, Orange
Three major Eastern African kingdoms:…
Nubia, Kush, Axum
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WORLD HISTORY CH 9 The Islamic World and Africa
Islam
Arabian Peninsula
Mohammed
Quran (Koran)
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
This is the name for the landmass that was traditionally home…
570-632. Born in Mecca, died in Medina. Founder of Islam. Reg…
the sacred text of Islam. Muslims believe it records the word…
Islam
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Mohammed whi…
Arabian Peninsula
This is the name for the landmass that was traditionally home…
37 terms
BASIS History 6 | Islam and Africa
Muhammad's Vision
Beginning of Muslim Calendar
Crusades
Muhammad's Life
610 ce. Is what laid foundation for new era
began 622 ad
1095 to 1291
born 570 died 632
Muhammad's Vision
610 ce. Is what laid foundation for new era
Beginning of Muslim Calendar
began 622 ad
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World History: Asia, Africa, Islam
Allah
Jihad
Hijra
Islamci Holy Book
supreme god of Islam
"sturggle in the way of god"
the journey of Muhammad and his followers to Madinah
Quaran
Allah
supreme god of Islam
Jihad
"sturggle in the way of god"
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History: Africa and Islam 15.2
Ghana
Mali
Sundiata
Mansa Musa
A kingdom built ln the trade of gold and salt.
An empire similar to Ghana.
First great leader of Mali.
Descendant of Sundiata.
Ghana
A kingdom built ln the trade of gold and salt.
Mali
An empire similar to Ghana.
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World history Africa and Islam vocabulary
Animism
Migration
Push pull factors
Bantu speaking people
The belief that spirits are present in animals objects plants…
The act of moving from one place to settle in another
Conditions that draw people to another location pole cause pe…
The speakers of the related group of languages who beginning…
Animism
The belief that spirits are present in animals objects plants…
Migration
The act of moving from one place to settle in another
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History Vocab Byzantine, Islam, and Africa
Nomad
Tribe
Idol
Pilgrimage
A member of a group that has no fixed home ans moves from pla…
Any system of social orginization made up of villages, bands,…
An object depicting a religious figure
A journey to a sacred place or shrine
Nomad
A member of a group that has no fixed home ans moves from pla…
Tribe
Any system of social orginization made up of villages, bands,…
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Islam and africa History (exam 3)
Muhammad
There was a plot to assassinate him
The Muslim era dates from the Hegira
Mecca was diverse
The prophet of this religion.
enemies he made with the traders of mecca.
Arabic for 'emigration', meaning Muhammad's departure from Me…
culturally, so it was hard to convert people. Medina, where h…
Muhammad
The prophet of this religion.
There was a plot to assassinate him
enemies he made with the traders of mecca.
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