Ancient Civilizations Chapter 12 Lesson 2

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Ancient Civilizations Chapter 12 Lesson 2 - Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Those people associated with the Ottoman Empire were predominantely Muslim.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What christian city had been the capital of the Byzantium Empire for over 1000 years before being defeated by the Ottoman Empire?
  • 3. 
    Which Muslim ruler is credited for accomplishing the conquering of Constantinople?
    • A. 

      Sharia

    • B. 

      Mehmet IV

    • C. 

      Suleiman

    • D. 

      Mehmet II

  • 4. 
    In what modern day country did the Ottoman Empire originate in?
  • 5. 
    How many continents did the massive Ottoman Empire spread across?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 6. 
    What accomplishment does the textbook say we owe to Suleiman?
    • A. 

      Empire became the smallest during his reign

    • B. 

      Became a dynamic military during his reign

    • C. 

      Became the wealthiest during his reign

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    Western Europeans gave Suleiman the nickname "the Magnificent".
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What nickname was given to Suleiman by fellow Muslims?
  • 9. 
    Daily life inside the Ottoman Empire was broken into 3 different types of classes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Which of the following reasons did not lead to the decline of the Ottoman Empire?
    • A. 

      Increased competition from old competitors

    • B. 

      Rise of plague and disease

    • C. 

      Trade and supplies increasing in the Americas

    • D. 

      Decrease in military interest

  • 11. 
    What new name was the city of Constantinople given in 1930? 
  • 12. 
    Istanbul today is one of a handful major cities located on two continents.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    What mosque still existing today is known as Koca Sinan's most significant creation?
  • 14. 
    A madrasa is equivalent to college.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Which of the following areas of expertise did not usually apply to those who attended a madrasa?
    • A. 

      Astronomy

    • B. 

      Medicine

    • C. 

      Geography

    • D. 

      Literature

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