Flashcards in Chapter Thirteen Deck (20):
The rainy and dry season in the Indian Ocean reflect the influence of?
Human migrations spread many useful plants and animals around the tropics by 1200 like?
Bananas yams and cocoa
The form of extensive agriculture that was used in subsaharan Africa?
To accommodate the uneven distribution of rainfall, South Indian farmers?
Constructed elaborate irrigation canals
The empires of Mali in west Africa and Delhi in Southern Asia both utilized?
The spread of Islam to lands south of the Sahara came about through?
A gradual and peaceful process
The Turkish invaders successfully invaded India due to?
The division of India into small states
The Delhi sultans controlled their empire in India by?
Terror and high taxes
Although the Delhi Sultanate had its problems It did provide?
A centralized political authority in India
The characteristic ship of the Arabian Sea?
The largest, most technologically advanced ship in the Indian Ocean was?
The different regional networks of the Indian Ocean trade were tied together by?
Because of the trade through the Strait of Malacca, Malacca became an important port and?
also became a meeting place for traders from around the Eurasian world
The cultural blending associated with the expansion and spread of Islam from 1200 to 1500 can be seen by seen by examining
The design of mosques
The role the mosque played in Islamic society?
They were centers of learning and promoted literacy
The spread of Islam between 1200 and 1500 encouraged?
Not a parallel spread of Christianity
The most profitable item traded from North Africa to Timbuktu, center of learning, was?
In India, Islamic invasion?
Destroyed the last strongholds of Buddhism
The prosperity of the Asian and African kingdoms from 1200 to 1500 was accompanied by?
Growth of slavery