Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Alex Talerico

Chapter 10

TermDefinition
Three holiest cities in Islam are _______, _________and_______ Mecca, medina, Jerusalem.
How does the husband divorce his wife? He says "I dismiss thee".
Why did Muhammad's teachings anger some people in Mecca? They feared people would abandon traditional gods.
Why was Hijra important? Muhammad was accepted as a political leader in Mecca
All Muslims must Carry out the 5 pillars of Islam
What do Muslims believe about Muhammad He was the last and greatest if the prophets
When did abu bakr? and who took his spot 634, Umar
What was true of the "rightly guided" caliphs They based their leadership on Qur'an and Muhammad's actions
Bedouin poets reflected on what? The spirit of desert life, composed eelbrating ideals as bravery, love generosity, and hospitality.
What encouraged Muslim leaders to support places of learning such as the house of wisdom? Muhammad's emphasis on study and scholarship
How did al-khwarizimi contribute to math and science? He developed the study of algerbra
What is Sunna? An Islamic model for living, based on the life and teachings of Muhammad
What is Allah? God (an Arabic word, used mainly Islam)
What is mosque? An Islamic place of worship
Cairo is what kind of capital? Fatmid
What is Fatimid? A member of a Muslim dynasty thAt traced its ancestry to Muhammad's daughter Fatima and that built an empire in North Africa, Arabia, and Syria in the 10th and 12th centuries.
What is a Sunni? The branch of Islam whose members acknowledge the first four caliphs as the rightful successors of Muhammad.
What is a Sufi A Muslim who seeks to achieve direct contact with god through mystical means
Created by: A-Rod