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  1. Byzantine Empire also known as...
    Eastern Roman Empire
  2. Constantinople- Capital of the ___________ Empire
    Byzantine
  3. Constantinople - where the East meets the West; ___________, strategic location
    Bosphorous
  4. Justinian-________ of Byzantine Empire
    Emperor
  5. Justinian- restored the Roman Empire but in the East; reorganized ___________ Law
    Roman
  6. Eastern __________ Religion- Byzantine Church
    Orthodox
  7. Hagia Sophia- Church of “__________”
    Holy Wisdom
  8. Icons-used by Orthodox church; somewhat __________
    Idolatrous
  9. Dome Structures- feature of the __________ Architecture
    Byzantine
  10. Byzantine Secret Weapon- _________
    Greek Fire
  11. Constantinople’s commercial rival- _________
    Venice
  12. 7th Century Threat to the Byzantine Empire- ________ Muslims
    Arab
  13. Battle of Manzikert- _______ Turks annihilate the Byzantine army in Asia Minor
    Seljuk
  14. Ottoman Turks- captured _________ in 1453; ended the __________ Empire
    (captured) Constantinople

    (ended) Byzantine (Empire)
  15. Russia- gets its name from the _______ “rus” meaning “rowers” or “seafarers”
    Slavic
  16. Slavs- Native early Russian people; largest _______ to settle there
    group
  17. Cyril and Methodius- Byzantine __________ who gave the _______ people their written language
    missionary brothers;

    Slavic Russian
  18. Varangians- Swedish _________ who settled and controlled early Russia/Slavs
    Norsemen
  19. Rurik- established first ruling dynasty in _________
    Russia
  20. Vladimir I- established the __________ Church as the Russian religion
    Eastern Orthodox
  21. _______ - center of early Russian culture and economic development
    Kiev
  22. Islam- “___________ to Allah”
    Submission
  23. Muslim- “____________ to Allah”
    Submitter

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