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People

Klans and tribes were very important

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Mecca

Trade center, Kaaba, people traveled on pilgrimag

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Kaaba

A building containing the statues of 360 deities

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Mohammed

Born in Mecca, experienced the night of power in 610 CE

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Mohammed's teachings

Only one God that almost worship

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What happened to Mohammed

He fled but eventually returned and defeated the Machens and one support

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Koran

Islamic holy book

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Mosque

Place of worship

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Believes about Christianity

Jesus was the prophet of God no God incarnate, he was not crucified God would not have one of his profits killed, Islam is a continuation of Judaism and Christianity

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Five pillars of Islam

There is no God but allah and Mohammed is his prophet, pray five times a day, charity or all means, fasting during the month of remodel on, pilgrimage to Mecca

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Caliph

Successor after Mohammed died spread Islam

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Division of Islam

Shi'a
Sunni

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Shi'a

caliphs must be a relative of Mohammed

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Sunni

Didn't have to be a relative of Muhammad to be caliph

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Capital

Pamascis

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Battle of tours

732 CE, Christians in France defeated the Muslim, stop the spread of Islam into Western Europe

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Abbasid empire

Took over Umayyad empire, move the capital to Baghdad, fought Christians during the Crusades

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Advances

House of wisdom, math, astronomy, worlds best Maps, medicine