Flashcards in 4th Nine Weeks Study Guide Deck (30)
Islam was introduced by whom?
A journey to a sacred place is know as a what?
Geographers call Arabia a _______________ because it links Africa, Asia, and Europe.
The central teachings of _______ is that Allah is the only God and Muhammad is his prophet
Córdoba and ____________ were similar in that the were both centers in learning and culture.
The Niger River allowed many people to live in
The belief that animals, trees, natural objects, and bodies of water have spirits
Most Famous ruler of Mali
Men and woman in west African society were loyal to their
Extended families and age sets
People needed what in their diets making it very valuable.
Who took power away from local chiefs and religious leaders to gain more power.
What became a popular religion in Japan?
Starting in 1192 the shogun ruled what for about 700 years
The kamikaze was the Japanese name given to the storm that defeated who?
Who believed the family order should be father, mother, older then younger brother
The main duty of the ________ warrior was to defend his daimyo and property
Since most of Japan was mountainous and hard to farm, most Japanese lived on what kind of land?
Raised roads across water or wet ground are called what?
Cortes conquered who
Pizzaro conquered who
The best description of _______ society is the lower class farmed and the upper class led religious ceremonies.
The ________ brought diseases like smallpox that helped conquer the Aztecs
The _____ road system was important because it connected all parts of the empire
Scandinavia is Europe's largest _________
________ try to convert others to a particular religion
Communities of _______ were called monasteries
A ______ was a small farmer who did not own land
Because of his accomplishments ________ wanted to gain great power in Europe
People on peninsulas became _________ and __________.
Seafarmers and traders