_____________ – Muhammad dies. Islam spreads across Southwest Asia and North Africa.
_____________ – Muhammad leave Mecca for Medina. Marks the beginning of Islamic calendar.
_____________ – Angel appears and tells Muhammad to spread the word of God.
_____________ – Muhammad begins to spread his message.
_____________ – Muhammad is born.
How long has Islam been in existence? Show your work. ____________________________________________________
How long did Muhammad live? Show your work. _______________________________________________
Part 2: Map (1 point each)
Draw 5 conclusions about Islamic Expansion based on the map.
Part 3: Basic Knowledge (1 point each)
Match the word to its meaning.
Quran or Koran___________________________________________________________
Part 4: Split of Islam (1 point each)
Read the text (on the separate sheet of paper) and answer the following questions.
What is the main idea of the text? __________________________________________________________________________________________________
What are the differences between the two main groups?
What are the two leaders that are elected by the different groups? ____________________ and _________________
What does the map say about Sunnis and Shiites in the Middle East? __________________________________________________________________________________________________