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Whap
Dhows
Ayan
Wazir
Baghdad
Ship with lateen sails and raised deck at the stern used alon…
The wealthy landed elite that emerged under the Abbasids
Chief administrative official under the Abbasids
Ancient Islamic culture center on Tigris River capital of pre…
Dhows
Ship with lateen sails and raised deck at the stern used alon…
Ayan
The wealthy landed elite that emerged under the Abbasids
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World history Vocab. ch.7
Bedouin
Mecca
Umayyad
Qur'an
Nomads from the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on her…
Arabian Commercial center; Dominated by Quraysh; the home of…
Clan of the Quraysh that dominated Mecca: later an Islamic dy…
The word of God as revealed through Muhammad;made into the ho…
Bedouin
Nomads from the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on her…
Mecca
Arabian Commercial center; Dominated by Quraysh; the home of…
25 terms
Quiz Ap world
Battle of Siffin
Abu bakr
Mu' awiya
Uthman
Fought between Ali and Umayyad settled by negotiation. LED TO…
First caliph after death of Muhammad
Caliph of of Umayyad dynasty
Third caliph. Member of Umayyad clan. His death set off civil…
Battle of Siffin
Fought between Ali and Umayyad settled by negotiation. LED TO…
Abu bakr
First caliph after death of Muhammad
17 terms
Iraq
Capital
Pop
Former leader
2major rivers
Baghdad
33 million
Saddan hussein
Tigris and Euphrates
Capital
Baghdad
Pop
33 million
34 terms
KC3.1-Nomades-peroid 6
Novgorod
Timbuktu
Swahili city-state
Hangzhou
A city in the russian federation in europe
a town in central mali,w africa near the niger river
mogadishu,baraawa,mombasa (kenya)
a seaport in and the capital of zhejiang province in china on…
Novgorod
A city in the russian federation in europe
Timbuktu
a town in central mali,w africa near the niger river
9 terms
Grade 6 Social Studies Chapter 1: Places
Jericho
Catal Huyuk
Tigris river
Euphrates River
Oldest neolithic community in the west bank between Isreal an…
Early Neolithic community in the present day Turker
River in the Southeastern Turkey and Iraq that merges with th…
River in the Southwest Asia that joins the Tigris River near…
Jericho
Oldest neolithic community in the west bank between Isreal an…
Catal Huyuk
Early Neolithic community in the present day Turker
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Vocab for Middle East
Iran
Specialization
Cradle of civilization
Cultural diffusion
Tehran
to get money for what you are good at
sites where the first civilizations emerged (Mesopotamia, Nil…
when cultures merge
Iran
Tehran
Specialization
to get money for what you are good at
18 terms
Rise of Islam
Bedouin
Medina
Hijra
Umayyad
Nomads in Arabian peninsula; culture based on herding camels…
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Term used to describe Muhammad's flight to Medina; marks the…
Clan of Quraysh that dominated Mecca; later an Islamic dynasty
Bedouin
Nomads in Arabian peninsula; culture based on herding camels…
Medina
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
34 terms
Chapter 10 Extra Credit Note Cards
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Oasis
Wadis
a water way that flows in the center of Iran, Iraq, and the A…
rivers that flow across a low, flat plain in Iraq and join to…
is a wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where undergrou…
well dug into dry steam beds
Persian Gulf
a water way that flows in the center of Iran, Iraq, and the A…
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
rivers that flow across a low, flat plain in Iraq and join to…
26 terms
History Test 4 1-5
Famous tomb built for one of india's r…
Largest river in america
Longest river in the world
Second largest river in the world
Taj Mahal
Mississipi
Nile
Amazon
Famous tomb built for one of india's r…
Taj Mahal
Largest river in america
Mississipi
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The Middle East (Part II)
The ethnic _____ primarily inhabit nor…
Islamic holy book
Iraq was part of the _____ until the e…
The _____ Muslims form the majority of…
Kurds
Quran
Ottoman Empire
Shiite
The ethnic _____ primarily inhabit nor…
Kurds
Islamic holy book
Quran
34 terms
Extra credit for ch 18 History
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Oasis
Wadis
Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia surround it is sort of a semicircle
The Tigris and Euphrates rivers flow across a low, flat plain…
A wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where underground…
A dry streambed
Persian Gulf
Iran, Iraq and Saudi Arabia surround it is sort of a semicircle
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
The Tigris and Euphrates rivers flow across a low, flat plain…
28 terms
Chpt.18 Geo Study Guide, The Arabian Peninsula
What are the 8 countries of this region?
Persian Gulf
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Iraq, Iran, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and Uni…
It's in the middle of this region
Flows with the Euphrates across a low flat plain in Iraq
Flows with the Tigris river across a low flat plain in Iraq
What are the 8 countries of this region?
Iraq, Iran, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, and Uni…
Persian Gulf
It's in the middle of this region
112 terms
Semester II Area Studies (Set 1)
Cairo, Egypt
Cairo, Egypt
Alexandria, Egypt
Alexandria, Egypt
The three Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of…
The Sphinx, one of the Seven Wonders of the World
Second largest city in Egypt- 225 km. from Cairo
Economic, cultural and commercial center of Egypt
Cairo, Egypt
The three Great Pyramids of Giza, one of the Seven Wonders of…
Cairo, Egypt
The Sphinx, one of the Seven Wonders of the World
35 terms
Period 3 - Islamic World through 1450
Abbasid
Baghdad
viziers
Seljuk Turks
A dynasty that ruled much of the Muslim Empire from 750 to ab…
Abbasid moved the capital to here because it sits on the Tigr…
Ancient managers who used the managerial functions of plannin…
nomadic Turks from Asia who conquered Baghdad in 1055 and all…
Abbasid
A dynasty that ruled much of the Muslim Empire from 750 to ab…
Baghdad
Abbasid moved the capital to here because it sits on the Tigr…
39 terms
History
Bedouin
Shaykhs
Mecca
Medina
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Leaders of tribes and clans within Bedouin society; usually p…
Arabian commercial center;dominated by the Quraysh; The home…
Town northeast of Mecca; ask Muhammed to resolve its into int…
Bedouin
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Shaykhs
Leaders of tribes and clans within Bedouin society; usually p…
24 terms
Modern Middle East
Sunni
Shiite
jihad
Christians vs Muslims
85% of Islamic population
smaller number, stricter laws
Arabic word for holy war between two groups
Who, Crusades
Sunni
85% of Islamic population
Shiite
smaller number, stricter laws
28 terms
AP World History islamic terms
Bedouin
Shaykhs
Mecca
Medina
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Leaders of tribes and clans within bedouin society; usually p…
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
Town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Shaykhs
Leaders of tribes and clans within bedouin society; usually p…
23 terms
Western Civ: Famous Cities/Regions
Tyre and Sidon
Babylon
Jerusalem
Nineveh
ports of the Phoenicians that helped them become the greatest…
ancient city in Mesopotamia, the capital of Babylonia in the…
Capital of Israel; holy city for Christians and major pilgrim…
Assyria's capital along the Tigris River which contained one…
Tyre and Sidon
ports of the Phoenicians that helped them become the greatest…
Babylon
ancient city in Mesopotamia, the capital of Babylonia in the…
28 terms
Geography
Persian gulf
Eight countries
Tigris River
Euphrates River
The center of semi circle of countries
Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, ... United Arab Emirates, Iraq ... Iran,…
Flows across a low flat plain in Iraq
Flow across a low flat plain in Iraq
Persian gulf
The center of semi circle of countries
Eight countries
Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Oman, ... United Arab Emirates, Iraq ... Iran,…
86 terms
World Civ Chapter 9
where did islam begin
wht is the spreading of ideas and ways…
who did muslims learn paper making from
who did the muslims pass paper making…
arabian peninsula
cultural diffusion
chinese
europeans
where did islam begin
arabian peninsula
wht is the spreading of ideas and ways…
cultural diffusion
33 terms
Locating places and people
Jericho
Hammurabi
Hatsheput
Ramses II
Oldest neolithic community, in the west bank between Israel a…
Babylonian King
Egyptian pharaoh
Egyptian ruler
Jericho
Oldest neolithic community, in the west bank between Israel a…
Hammurabi
Babylonian King
36 terms
APWH chapter 6 vocab
Karbala
Dhimmis
Bedoiun
Jizya
site of defeat and site of death of Alli
people of the book
nomadic travelors, rural areas, traders, fought a lot, tribes…
head tax (5 pillars)
Karbala
site of defeat and site of death of Alli
Dhimmis
people of the book
20 terms
Iraq
Mesopotamia
Official name
Population
Capital city
land between rivers
Republic of Iraq
28.2 million
Baghdad
Mesopotamia
land between rivers
Official name
Republic of Iraq
23 terms
Chapter 6 - Rise of Islam
Bedouin
Muhammed
Mecca
Medina
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Considered by Muslims to be the last messenger and prophet se…
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
Town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Muhammed
Considered by Muslims to be the last messenger and prophet se…
12 terms
History Exam 1
Megafauna
Domestication of Plants
Domestication of animals
Junks
Large or giant animals, for example wholly mammoth
Self-Pollinating annuals that store dry were the easiest to d…
Big, dumb, herbivore animals are the easiest to domesticate
Ancient Chinese sailing ship design that is still in use today
Megafauna
Large or giant animals, for example wholly mammoth
Domestication of Plants
Self-Pollinating annuals that store dry were the easiest to d…
29 terms
Unit 4: Middle East
Ottoman Empire
Mughal Empire
Safavid Empire
Sunni
Based in Turkey, united the Muslim world and rivaled the Mong…
Islamic Empire in India
Islamic Empire in Persia run by Shiites
Believed rulers needed to simply follow Muhammed's example
Ottoman Empire
Based in Turkey, united the Muslim world and rivaled the Mong…
Mughal Empire
Islamic Empire in India
17 terms
History: Islam Places
Arabian Peninsula
oasis
Byzantine & Sassanid (Persian) Empires
Mecca
crossroad between Asia, Africa, and Europe; center & starting…
small, fertile area in a desert that can support agriculture
empires to the north of the Arabian Peninsula; most northern…
city in western Arabia; birthplace of Muhammad; all Muslims t…
Arabian Peninsula
crossroad between Asia, Africa, and Europe; center & starting…
oasis
small, fertile area in a desert that can support agriculture
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Chapter 6- Rise of Islam
Bedouin
Muhammad
Mecca
Medina
Nomads in Arabian peninsula; culture based on herding camels…
First and only prophet of Islam; began the Islamic religion
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
Town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
Nomads in Arabian peninsula; culture based on herding camels…
Muhammad
First and only prophet of Islam; began the Islamic religion
96 terms
Gr 7 Soc Studies Ch 9 Muslims
By 750 CE, Muslims ruled what countries?
Scholars worked to translate ancient t…
what are some foods that the Arabic's…
what is adaptation
Spain, North Africa, the Middle East and much of central Asia
Greece, India, and Persia... into Arabic
sugar, rice and oranges
a change made to an existing object or way of doing things
By 750 CE, Muslims ruled what countries?
Spain, North Africa, the Middle East and much of central Asia
Scholars worked to translate ancient t…
Greece, India, and Persia... into Arabic
28 terms
Geography
Persian gulf
Tigris River
Red Sea
Eight countries of the middle east
An ocean that is the center of semi circle of countries
Flows across a low flat plain in Iraq, in the middle is Mesop…
A body of water located on the southwest edge that acts as th…
1. Saudi Arabia... 2. Yemen... 3. Oman... 4. United Arab Emirates ... 5.…
Persian gulf
An ocean that is the center of semi circle of countries
Tigris River
Flows across a low flat plain in Iraq, in the middle is Mesop…
85 terms
Unit 4
Ethnic group
Persian... Arab... Turkic... Jewish... Kurds
Riyadh
Abu Dhabi
A group of people who share a common history, culture or lang…
What are the 5 major ethnic groups in the middle East?
The capital of Saudi Arabia.
The largest emirate in the United Arab emirates
Ethnic group
A group of people who share a common history, culture or lang…
Persian... Arab... Turkic... Jewish... Kurds
What are the 5 major ethnic groups in the middle East?
Middle East History - Part 2
Oil
Persian Gulf War
Iraq
2001
The U.S.'s main economic interest in Southwest Asia.
Iraq invaded Kuwait and international forces joined to help K…
Saddam Hussein ruled this country.
The year terrorists attacked the World Trade Center in New Yo…
Oil
The U.S.'s main economic interest in Southwest Asia.
Persian Gulf War
Iraq invaded Kuwait and international forces joined to help K…
23 terms
AP World History Chapter 6 Vocab
Bedouin
Muhammed
Mecca
Medina
Nomadic peoples of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture on ca…
Arab founder of Islam
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; home of…
Town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
Nomadic peoples of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture on ca…
Muhammed
Arab founder of Islam
39 terms
AP world chap.6 vocab
Bedouin
Shaykhs
Mecca
Medina
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
leaders of tribes and clans within Bedouin society; usually p…
Arabian commercial center; dominated by the Quraysh; the home…
town northeast of Mecca; asked Muhammad to resolve its interg…
Bedouin
Nomads of the Arabian Peninsula with a culture based on herdi…
Shaykhs
leaders of tribes and clans within Bedouin society; usually p…
28 terms
Ge0 19
What are the 8 countries of the region
In the center of the semicircle of the…
Flows across low, flat plain in Iraq... L…
Flows across a low, flat plain in Iraq…
Saudi Arabia ... United Aran Emirates ... Yemen ... Oman... Iraq ... Qatar…
Persian Gulf
Tigris River
Euphrates River
What are the 8 countries of the region
Saudi Arabia ... United Aran Emirates ... Yemen ... Oman... Iraq ... Qatar…
In the center of the semicircle of the…
Persian Gulf
29 terms
Geog
Kemal attaturk
Istanbul
Damascus
Lebanon and Syria
Father of the turks who won control of turkey in 1923 conside…
Largest city in all of the Middle East
Syria's capital and largest city claims to be the oldest cont…
Which two countries both remained under French control until…
Kemal attaturk
Father of the turks who won control of turkey in 1923 conside…
Istanbul
Largest city in all of the Middle East
45 terms
Fertile Cresent
fertile
city-state
irrigation
kingship
producing or capable of producing plrntiful vegetation or crops
a city with its surrounding territory forms an independent st…
supply of water to land or crops to help growth, typically by…
the state or position of being a king
fertile
producing or capable of producing plrntiful vegetation or crops
city-state
a city with its surrounding territory forms an independent st…
37 terms
The Arabian peninsula
Saudi Arabia
Shai
Sunni
Saudi laws for women
The largest country on the Arabian peninsula
Muslims believe that the the true interpretation of Islamic t…
Muslims believe in the ability of the majority of the communi…
A woman can not appear in public without her husband or a mal…
Saudi Arabia
The largest country on the Arabian peninsula
Shai
Muslims believe that the the true interpretation of Islamic t…
14 terms
Mesopotamia Notes
Mesopotamia
Fertile Crescent
Sumerians
Ziggurats
land between the rivers... name given by Greeks ... ancient area of…
agricultural rich land watered by the Tigris and Euphrates ri…
series of people who successfully dominated the region ... wande…
giant pyramid like temples ... 6 or 7 stories, different colors
Mesopotamia
land between the rivers... name given by Greeks ... ancient area of…
Fertile Crescent
agricultural rich land watered by the Tigris and Euphrates ri…
46 terms
Midterm 1- Geography
Mecca
Yathrib
Medina
Damascus
City in western Arabia; birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad, a…
A city Muhammad and his followers visited after death threats…
City in western Arabia to which the Prophet Muhammad and his…
Ancient Islamic cultural center; capital of present-day Syria
Mecca
City in western Arabia; birthplace of the Prophet Muhammad, a…
Yathrib
A city Muhammad and his followers visited after death threats…
34 terms
Chapter 18 Geography
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates
Oasis
Wadis
A place where most of the oil is located
Two rivers in Iraq
A wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where underground…
Dry streambeds that are good places for wells
Persian Gulf
A place where most of the oil is located
Tigris and Euphrates
Two rivers in Iraq
24 terms
Social Studies Chapter 10: Ancient Arabia
Oasis
Caravan
Arabia
Persian Gulf
A well-watered area in a desert
A group of people or animals traveling together for safety, e…
A large peninsula in southwestern Asia
A body of water east of the Arabian peninsula that separates…
Oasis
A well-watered area in a desert
Caravan
A group of people or animals traveling together for safety, e…
25 terms
Social Studies Chapter 10: Ancient Arabia
Oasis
Caravan
Arabia
Persian Gulf
A well-watered area in a desert
A group of people or animals traveling together for safety, e…
A large peninsula in southwestern Asia
A body of water east of the Arabian peninsula that separates…
Oasis
A well-watered area in a desert
Caravan
A group of people or animals traveling together for safety, e…
34 terms
ch 18 note cards (extra cred)
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates river
oasis
wadis
it is the body of water that the countries of the arabian pen…
the rivers that flow through a low flat plain in iraq
a wet fertile area in a desert that occurs when water bubbles…
wells dug into dry streambeds
Persian Gulf
it is the body of water that the countries of the arabian pen…
Tigris and Euphrates river
the rivers that flow through a low flat plain in iraq
23 terms
Western Civ: Famous Cities/Regions
Tyre and Sidon
Babylon
Jerusalem
Nineveh
ports of the Phoenicians that helped them become the greatest…
ancient city in Mesopotamia, the capital of Babylonia in the…
Capital of Israel; holy city for Christians and major pilgrim…
Assyria's capital along the Tigris River which contained one…
Tyre and Sidon
ports of the Phoenicians that helped them become the greatest…
Babylon
ancient city in Mesopotamia, the capital of Babylonia in the…
74 terms
Middle East: Isreal, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Saudi Arabia, Turkey
Galilee Mnts
Dead Sea
Negev Desert
drip irrigation
Mountains in Israel within Golan Heights
What body of water is between Israel and Jordan
what covers 1/2 of Israel
what is used in the desert for farming
Galilee Mnts
Mountains in Israel within Golan Heights
Dead Sea
What body of water is between Israel and Jordan
121 terms
Rosolino History Midterm
CHAPTER 5 &9
Late Roman Empire
Diocletian
Constantine
...
the territories ruled by ancient Rome. At its height under Tr…
(245-313) Emperor of Rome who was responsible for dividing Ro…
-272-337 CE... -Continued and expanded the reforms of Diocletian…
CHAPTER 5 &9
...
Late Roman Empire
the territories ruled by ancient Rome. At its height under Tr…
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Chapter 18 Extra Credit Note Cards By: Saad
Persian Gulf
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
Oasis
Wadis
A Mediterranean sea in Western Asia
Rivers that join together before they reach the Persian Gulf
A wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where underground…
Dry Steambeds
Persian Gulf
A Mediterranean sea in Western Asia
Tigris & Euphrates Rivers
Rivers that join together before they reach the Persian Gulf
34 terms
Geo 18 flashcards
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Oasis
Wadis
Mediterraniean Sea In
Rivers that flow through into Mesopotamia (modern day Iraq)
A wet fertile area in a desert that forms where underground w…
A well that comes from dry steam beds
Persian Gulf
Mediterraniean Sea In
Tigris and Euphrates Rivers
Rivers that flow through into Mesopotamia (modern day Iraq)
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