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SSWH5:

The student will trace the origins and expansion of the Islamic World between 600 CE and 1300 CE.

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a. Explain the origins of Islam and the growth of the Islamic Empire.

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b. Identify the Muslim trade routes to India, China, Europe, and Africa and assess the economic impact of this trade.

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c. Explain the reasons for the split between Sunni and Shia Muslims.

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d. Identify the contributions of Islamic scholars in medicine (Ibn Sina) and geography (Ibn Battuta).

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e. Describe the impact of the Crusades on both the Islamic World and Europe.

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f. Analyze the relationship between Judaism, Christianity, and Islam.

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