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Chapter 17 Southwest Asia & the Indian Ocean
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Ottoman Empire: Islamic state founded by Osman in Northwest Anatolia in 1300. After the fall of the Byzantine Empire, the Ottoman Empire was based at Istanbul from 1453 to 1922
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The Ottoman Empire at Its Height, 1566 Middle East, North Africa, Eastern Europe
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#1 What factors were responsible for the expansion of the Ottoman Empire, beginning around 1300? Explain your answer in detail.
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Factors : Shrewdness of Ottoman Founder Osman Control of the link between Europe & Asia at Istanbul Turkish horsemen & new technologies
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Cavalrymen : Armed with bows Benefited from the land grant system, which gave them control Dispensed justice, raised taxes
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Janissaries : Infantry, originally of slave origin Armed with firearms
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#2 Explain the economic & military crisis that inspired the decline of the Ottoman Empire.
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At the heart of the crisis : Growing world economy New military technology
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Safavid Empire (1502-1722) Iranian Kingdom Established by Ismail Safavi Declared Iran a Shi’ite State
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