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The Spread of Islam & The Byzantine Empire Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a form of knowledge which the Byzantines did NOT preserve from Rome?

Question 2 2. Why was the Justinian Code important?

Question 3 3. Who was Anna Komnene?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an accurate assessment of the status of women during the Islamic period?

Question 5 5. Which of the following was NOT an innovation of Islamic farmers?

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Question 6 6. Which Caliphate limited egalitarianism?

Question 7 7. Why do the minority Shiites mainly reside in Iran, Southern Iraq, and Southern Lebanon?

Question 8 8. The Sunni/Shiite divide occurred over _____

Question 9 9. Why did Abu Bakr become the first Caliph after the death of Prophet Muhammad?

Question 10 10. What was the Apostate in Roman history after Constantine?

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Question 11 11. Why is the Justinian Code of Law still significant today?

Question 12 12. Which Roman emperor is responsible for the Apostate?

Question 13 13. How did the Byzantine nobility contribute to the decline of the Byzantine Empire?

Question 14 14. How did the Byzantine Empire secure its prosperity and military power early in its history?

Question 15 15. After 1453, Constantinople was renamed to _____.

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Question 16 16. Ibn Khaldun was a famous _____ .

Question 17 17. Ibn Sina was a famous _____.

Question 18 18. Which culture invented algebra?

Question 19 19. Which of these sacks did NOT happen during the Byzantine Empire?

Question 20 20. Which year marks the end of the Byzantine Empire?

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Question 21 21. Who of these figures was NOT a Byzantine Emperor?

Question 22 22. Which of the following individuals was MOST likely to believe in Zoroastrianism in the time of Mohammed?

Question 23 23. The Abbasid family brought Islam to a 'Golden Age' but would ultimately be defeated at the hands of the _____.

Question 24 24. How did the claim of Ali to become Mohammed's successor differ from that of Abu Bakr?

Question 25 25. Which of the following institutions did the Byzantines recreate in Constantinople to maintain their connection to Rome?

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Question 26 26. Why did non-Muslims have to pay a poll-tax?

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT true about Ali ibn Abi Talib?

Question 28 28. Which of the following Roman Emperors is referred to as The Great, and why?

Question 29 29. Who handed the empire a devastating defeat at Manzikert?

Question 30 30. Where did Arabic numerals come from?

The Spread of Islam & The Byzantine Empire Chapter Exam Instructions

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