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Ch 13: The Eastern Mediterranean: Tutoring Solution

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The Eastern Mediterranean chapter of this High School World History Tutoring Solution is a flexible and affordable path to learning about the Arab-Islamic and Byzantine empires. These simple and fun video lessons are each about five minutes long and they teach all of the topics involving the Eastern Mediterranean required in a typical high school world history course.

How it works:

  • Begin your assignment or other world history work.
  • Identify the Eastern Mediterranean concepts that you're stuck on.
  • Find fun videos on the topics you need to understand.
  • Press play, watch and learn!
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • As needed, submit a question to one of our instructors for personalized support.

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This chapter of our world history tutoring solution will benefit any student who is trying to learn about the Eastern Mediterranean and earn better grades. This resource can help students including those who:

  • Struggle with understanding Constantine's reign, Justinian's Code of Law, regional dynasties or any other topic concerning the Eastern Mediterranean
  • Have limited time for studying
  • Want a cost effective way to supplement their history learning
  • Prefer learning history visually
  • Find themselves failing or close to failing their Eastern Mediterranean unit
  • Cope with ADD or ADHD
  • Want to get ahead in world history
  • Don't have access to their history teacher outside of class

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  • Learn at Your Pace: You can pause and rewatch lessons as often as you'd like, until you master the material.

Learning Objectives

  • Examine the history of the Sasanid Empire.
  • Explain why the western half of the Roman Empire fell but the eastern half survived.
  • Discuss the life of Mohammed and the birth of Islam.
  • Explore the revelations contained in the Qur'an.
  • Describe the factors that led to the expansion of the Arab-Islamic Empire.
  • List the rulers of the Umayyad dynasty.
  • Discuss the rise and fall of the Abbasid Caliphate.

9 Lessons in Chapter 13: The Eastern Mediterranean: Tutoring Solution
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Justinian's Code of Law and Roman Emperors After Constantine

1. Justinian's Code of Law and Roman Emperors After Constantine

This lesson will highlight the emperors after Constantine. It will specifically explore the reign of Justinian and the famous Justinian code of law. It will also discuss the Apostate and the battle of Adrianople.

Mohammed and the Birth of Islam

2. Mohammed and the Birth of Islam

Out of the deserts of Arabia would come a man who would change the world. He was Mohammed, founder of the religion of Islam, and this lesson serves as a brief summary of his life and the founding of the religion of Islam.

Sasanid Empire: History, Society & Religion

3. Sasanid Empire: History, Society & Religion

This lesson explores the Sasanid Empire. In doing so, it highlights the reign of Khosro I, Zoroastrianism, and the social stratification within the empire.

Constantine & the Eastern Roman Empire

4. Constantine & the Eastern Roman Empire

This lesson will explain the reign of Constantine and his move to Constantinople. It will focus on the advantages of its location, its ties to Roman law, and its homogeneous Christian population.

The Qur'an and the Hadith: Islamic Revelation

5. The Qur'an and the Hadith: Islamic Revelation

This lesson will focus on the Koran and the Hadith as sacred texts of Islam. In doing so, it will highlight the Muslim monotheistic belief in Allah and the revelation of the Koran to Muhammad.

The Arab-Islamic Empire: Emergence, Establishment & Expansion

6. The Arab-Islamic Empire: Emergence, Establishment & Expansion

This lesson will trace the emergence of the Arab-Islamic Empire. It will focus on the Islamic faith, the rule of Abu Bakr, and the Golden Age of Islam under the Abbasid Dynasty.

The Umayyad Dynasty: Rulers & Warfare

7. The Umayyad Dynasty: Rulers & Warfare

This lesson explores Islam after the death of Mohammed. In doing this, it highlights the culture and conflicts of the Umayyad Dynasty and its ruling caliphs.

The Abbasid Caliphate's Rise to Power

8. The Abbasid Caliphate's Rise to Power

This lesson will explore the Abbasids and the Golden Age of Islam. In doing this, it will highlight the role of the caliph, viziers, and the growth of trade within the empire.

The Fall of the Abbasids & the Rise of Regional Dynasties

9. The Fall of the Abbasids & the Rise of Regional Dynasties

This lesson will explore the rise and fall of the Abbasid empire. It will explain how wealth, civil unrest, and slave revolt let to the fall of the Abbasids and the rise of regional dynasties.

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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