Ch 26: MTEL Middle School Humanities: The Eastern Mediterranean

About This Chapter

Learn about the eastern Mediterranean in this chapter of the MTEL Middle School exam study guide. Prepare for your exam with these self-assessment quizzes and video lessons.

MTEL Middle School Humanities: Eastern Mediterranean - Chapter Summary

The lessons in this chapter cover the history of the eastern Mediterranean, including the Golden Age of Islam, culture of various societies and unrest and its impact. By the end of this chapter, you should be familiar with:

  • The Arab-Islamic Empire
  • The Umayyad dynasty
  • The Abbasid Caliphate's rise to power
  • The fall of the Abbasids & the rise of regional dynasties

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Eastern Mediterranean - Chapter Objectives

The Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure measure competency in various subjects, in compliance with state teacher licensing requirements. The MTEL Middle School Humanities exam covers literature and language; reading, rhetoric, and composition; history; and geography, government, and economics. The material covered in this Eastern Mediterranean chapter of the study guide is tested in the history section of the exam, which comprises about 25% of the entire test. The exam includes 100 multiple-choice questions and two open-response questions.

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