Test #2- Second Quarter (7) (1)

Test #2- Second Quarter (7) (1) - In 1453, Constantinople...

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Dome of the Rock 1. Mosque constructed in Jerusalem A. Built where Solomon's Temple had been years earlier B. The Great Mosque of Kairouan in Tunisia 2. The minaret serves as the place from which one gives the call to prayer and 3. also serves as a military outlook The Cordoba Mosque 4. Center of education and philosophy A. Muslim Mosques have pillars of columns that create a forest of columns and 5. thus allow a Muslim worshiper to feel that he or she is alone with Allah
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Unformatted text preview: In 1453, Constantinople was conquered by the Ottoman Turks 6. Renamed to the present day name of Istanbul A. The Blue Mosque 7. Built between 1609-1616 A. Built near Hagia Sophia B. Samarkand is home to various mosques 8. There is a madrasa at Samarkand where Islamic students are educated A. Tamerlane (Timur) 9. His goal was to restore the Mongol Empire A. Capital of his domain was Samarkand B....
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course GENERAL 101 taught by Professor None during the Spring '12 term at Aurora University.

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