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1

Which religion threatened the Byzantine Empire Through the invasion of the turkish people

Islam

2

What is also known as desert herdsman

Bedouins

3

Muhammads sucessors who directed the affairs of Islam

Caliphs

4

Muhammads flight to Medinia is known as

Hegira

5

What war was named the holy war

Jihad

6

Who was the frist Caliph

Abu Bakr

7

Who established teh first ruling dynasty in Russia

Rurik

8

Who was known as the Bulgar Slayer

Basil II

9

Who was a Muslim Poet

Omar Kyhaan

10

To deprive an individual of the sacraments and excludimg them from the fellowship of the church

excommunication

11

Which army anniahlated the Byzantinearmy at the Battle of Manzikert

Seljuk Turks

12

Who were Swedish Norsem an who took political control of Russia

Varangians

13

What is Muslim architecture

mosque

14

What was the name for the uprising that Justinian crushed

Nika Revolt