Chapter 8 The Muslim Empires 1450-1800

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Chapter 8 The Muslim Empires 1450-1800

Three Muslim empires, each untied by the Islamic religion and its ruling dynasty, reached the height of their power at different times between 1450 and 1800. As discussed they were the Ottoman Empire, Mogul empire and Safavid Empire. Take up the quiz below and see how much you understood of Chapter 8 on the Muslim empires 1450-1800.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     
    • A. 

      The Topkapi Palace

    • B. 

      The Fortress of Gwalior in India

  • 2. 
    A soldier in the elite guard of the Ottoman Turks
    • A. 

      Ulema

    • B. 

      Pasha

    • C. 

      Janissary

  • 3. 
    An appointed official in the Ottoman Empire who collected taxes, maintained law and order, andwas directly responsible to the sultan's court 
    • A. 

      Vizer

    • B. 

      Sultan

    • C. 

      Pasha

  • 4. 
    "sacred place," the private domain of an Ottoman sultan, where he and his wives resided
    • A. 

      Harem

    • B. 

      Ulema

    • C. 

      Palace

  • 5. 
    The Ottoman sultan's chief minister, who led the meetings of the imperial council
    • A. 

      Sultan

    • B. 

      Grand vizier

    • C. 

      Pasha

  • 6. 
    A group of religious advisers to the Ottoman sultan; this group administered the legal system and schools for educating Muslims
    • A. 

      Ulema

    • B. 

      Priest

    • C. 

      Sinan

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Sultan Selim I

    • B. 

      Mehmet II

    • C. 

      Sinan

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      Sinan

    • B. 

      Mehmet

    • C. 

      Selim I

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Selim I

    • B. 

      Sinan

    • C. 

      Mehmet II

  • 10. 
    • A. 

      Dardanelles

    • B. 

      Sea of Marmara

    • C. 

      Bosporus

    • D. 

      Anatolian Peninsula

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Makkah

    • B. 

      Sea of Marmara

    • C. 

      Bosporus

  • 12. 
    • A. 

      Balkans

    • B. 

      Sea of Mamara

    • C. 

      Dardanelles

  • 13. 
    • A. 

      Sea of Marmara

    • B. 

      Makkah

    • C. 

      Byzantime

  • 14. 
    • A. 

      Makkah

    • B. 

      Bosporus

    • C. 

      Anatolian

  • 15. 
    How did the problems in the Ottoman Empire may have begun  during the reign of Suleyman the Magnificent.
    • A. 

      Empire lose some of its territory and internal problems in the 1699

    • B. 

      Women wanted the right to vote

    • C. 

      Slaves got their freedom

  • 16. 
    Where did the the Ottomans built a large empire  in beginning in the fourteenth century?
    • A. 

      Western Asia, North Africa, and parts of Europe.

    • B. 

      Eastern Asia, South Africa and no parts of Europe

  • 17. 
    Who came into power in Persia and Central Asia, while the Moguls unified India in the sixteenth century?
    • A. 

      Gurion came to power in Persia and Central Asia, while the Moguls unified India.

    • B. 

      Ying-Hsing came to power in Persia and Central Asia, while the Moguls unified India.

    • C. 

      Buddha came to power in Persia and Central Asia, while the Moguls unified India.

    • D. 

      Safavids came to power in Persia and Central Asia, while the Moguls unified India.

  • 18. 
    At the Battle of _____________ in 1526, the Ottoman Turks defeated the Hungarians.
    • A. 

      Dardanelles

    • B. 

      Belgrade

    • C. 

      Mohacs

    • D. 

      Lepanto

  • 19. 
    The private domain of the sultan and his wives were known as the
    • A. 

      Ulema

    • B. 

      Grand vizer

    • C. 

      Pasha

    • D. 

      Harem

  • 20. 
    ________________ were converted to Islam and trained as foot soldiers or administrators to serve the sultan.
    • A. 

      Pashas

    • B. 

      Ulemas

    • C. 

      Janisssaries

    • D. 

      Sultans

  • 21. 
    Under the leadership of ______________, the Ottoman defeated the Byzantine Empire.
    • A. 

      Mehmet II

    • B. 

      Selim I

    • C. 

      Osman

    • D. 

      Sinan

  • 22. 
    The Ottoman Turks used _________ to beat the Byzantine Empire.
    • A. 

      Crossbow

    • B. 

      Pashas

    • C. 

      Battleships

    • D. 

      Cannons

  • 23. 
    An empire formed by ouside conquerors who unified  the regions  that they conquered throughtheir mastery of fireworks
    • A. 

      Pasha

    • B. 

      Harem

    • C. 

      Conqueriors

    • D. 

      Gunpowder empire

  • 24. 
    In the 4th century, the Ottoman Tusks expanded the
    • A. 

      Balkans

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Africa

    • D. 

      Japan

  • 25. 
    Ottoman rulers clam the title of ___________ and began to build a strong  military  by developing an elite  guard  called janissaries.
    • A. 

      Ulema

    • B. 

      Grand vizer

    • C. 

      Sultan