To what did the Abbasids devote their energies? Where was their capital?
Sculpture, Strategy, Papermaking; Beijing
Trade, Scholarship, Arts; Baghdad
War, Spartanism, Science; Mecca
Divination, Tranfiguration, Charms; Edinburgh
Until what year did the Abbasid Empire last?
What else is the Abbasid dynasty known for?
Bringing Arab influence into the Empire
Bringing Persian influence into the empire
Bringing Roman influence into the empire
Bringing Christian influence into the empire
Which of the following is TRUE about government during the Arab Empire?
Shia Muslims are 90 percent of the Muslim population today
religion and politics were not separate
Muslim leaders were called sultans
the Sunni/Shia split was caused by disagreements over the 5 Pillars
Non-Muslim people of conquered territories
had complete religious freedom
had to pay taxes
were banished from Muslim territory
gave up their property to the Empire
There are 5 questions to complete.