Rome and Arabia
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Rome and Arabia
Rome Arabia Notes
brought fresh streams of water to the city
a semi-circular structure using no major support
a support sructure that uses blocks, cement, and a keystone
Arabian region today contains several nations including...
Yemen, Kuwait, and Saudi Arabia
Arabian peninsula bounded by the _________ to the east
Arabian pensulia bounded by ________ to the south
Arabain peninsula bounded by _________ to the west which almost completely separates Arabia from Africa
Arabia consists of mostly...
Arabia gets how much rain a year?
less than 10 inches
The deserts in Arabia consist of...
huge hills of sand and stone cliffs. some parts not dry and contain oasis
a group of people and animals traveling together
people of the desert
Wjat religion was born into Arabia?
What does Islam mean?
submit to the will of God
What is the most important book of Islam and is where all the teachings and stories have been written down?
How many Muslims are there in the world today?
Who became the prophet of Islam?
Where was Muhammad born at?
the city of Mecca
What contains Allah's teachings to Muhammad? (the Islamic bible)
The 1st basic duty for all Muslims:
belief in one God, Allah, and Muhammad the prophet
2nd basic duty for Muslims
pray to Allah 5 times a day while facing the city of Mecca
3rd basic duty of Muslim
give to those in need, especially the poor
4th basic duty for Muslisms
fast during the holy month of Ramaden
5th basic duty
must make one visit to Mecca in your lifetime, if you can afford it
journey for religion
people chosen to govern the land and religion of Islam
a place of worship where Muslims go for daily prayer
the Roman name for Judea
reunited Ris roman Empire under his rule in the East
capital of the new Roman Empire
the name by which the Eastern half of the Roman Empire became known