Skip to main content
Humanities LibreTexts

4.7.2: Check Your Understanding Questions

  • Page ID
    236537
  • \( \newcommand{\vecs}[1]{\overset { \scriptstyle \rightharpoonup} {\mathbf{#1}} } \) \( \newcommand{\vecd}[1]{\overset{-\!-\!\rightharpoonup}{\vphantom{a}\smash {#1}}} \)\(\newcommand{\id}{\mathrm{id}}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \( \newcommand{\kernel}{\mathrm{null}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\range}{\mathrm{range}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\RealPart}{\mathrm{Re}}\) \( \newcommand{\ImaginaryPart}{\mathrm{Im}}\) \( \newcommand{\Argument}{\mathrm{Arg}}\) \( \newcommand{\norm}[1]{\| #1 \|}\) \( \newcommand{\inner}[2]{\langle #1, #2 \rangle}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \(\newcommand{\id}{\mathrm{id}}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\) \( \newcommand{\kernel}{\mathrm{null}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\range}{\mathrm{range}\,}\) \( \newcommand{\RealPart}{\mathrm{Re}}\) \( \newcommand{\ImaginaryPart}{\mathrm{Im}}\) \( \newcommand{\Argument}{\mathrm{Arg}}\) \( \newcommand{\norm}[1]{\| #1 \|}\) \( \newcommand{\inner}[2]{\langle #1, #2 \rangle}\) \( \newcommand{\Span}{\mathrm{span}}\)\(\newcommand{\AA}{\unicode[.8,0]{x212B}}\)

    -ny9bj0-0 hwsygj page-content" tabindex="0">

    Check Your Understanding Questions

    1 .
    Into what parts of the world did Muslim traders venture? What were the main trade routes they used?
    2 .
    How did trade routes facilitate the spread of Islam into new areas?
    3 .
    How did scientific discoveries and the development of new technologies facilitate the spread of Islamic empires and communities?
    4 .
    How was ethnic and religious diversity treated in the Ottoman Empire?
    5 .
    In Europe, Suleiman was known as the Magnificent, but in the empire, he was commonly known as the Lawgiver. Why might a poor Ottoman subject have considered Suleiman’s legal reforms a more important legacy?
    6 .
    With what other empires and peoples did the Safavid’s goals of territorial expansion bring them into conflict?
    7 .
    How was the role of trade reflected in the way the Safavid Empire was run?

    This page titled 4.7.2: Check Your Understanding Questions is shared under a CC BY 4.0 license and was authored, remixed, and/or curated by OpenStax.

    • Was this article helpful?