History 10:2

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History 10:2
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2011-11-22 03:05:25
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building a muslim empire
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  1. Muhammad's father-in-law and the first caliph in Islam
    Abu Bakr
  2. Title given to the successors of Muhammad
    caliph
  3. They believe that the true successors to the prophet are descendants of Fatima and Ali
    shiites
  4. They believe Muhammad's successor can be any pious male from the prophet's tribe
    sunnis
  5. This tradition sought communion with God through meditation, fasting, and rituals
    sufis
  6. After the death of Ali, this powerful Meccan dynasty of Sunni caliphs ruled till 750 AD
    Umayyad
  7. Abu-al-Abbas founded this dynasty which lasted until 1258 AD
    Abbasia
  8. The second Abbasid caliph chose this site in present-day Iraq, to be his new capital
    Baghdad
  9. Muezzins climb to the tops of these slender towers to call the faithful to prayer five times a day
    minarets
  10. In the Seljuk Turkish language, it means "ruler."
    sultan
  11. word order
    AbC SSS UAB MS

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