Busy. Please wait.
Log in with Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password

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.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See 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.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
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

Vocabulary on Arabia

Vocab for Arabian Peninsula History

Nomad A person who moves from place to place rather than settling permanently
Oasis A fertile area in the midst of a desert
Clan A group of people related by blood or marriage
Allah God in the Islamic region
Monotheism A belief in one god
Pilgrimage A journey to a sacred place or shrine
Islam A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of Muhammad
Muslim A person who follows the religion of Islam, accepting Allah as the only god
Qur'an The Muslim holy book
Sunnah Muhammad's words and deeds, which serve as a guide for proper living
mosque A building for Muslim worship
caliph A ruler of the Muslim community
Shi'a A Muslim group that resisted the Umayyads' rule, believing that the caliph should be a relative of the prophet Muhammad
Sunni a member of the Muslim group that accepted the rule of the elected caliphs
Hijrah The move of muhammad and his followers to the city of Yathrib
Ka'aba The holiest shrine in Islam
Created by: Sara Roberts
Popular Social Studies sets




Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!
"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards