You have new items in your feed. Click to view.
Question and answer
Question not found
Ask a question
Not a good answer? Get an answer now. (Free)
New answers
Rating

There are no new answers.

Comments

There are no comments.

Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
How did the Abbasid dynasty of the Islamic Golden Age differ from the earlier Umayyad dynasty?
Weegy: 2 dbello Teacher High School - 12th Grade Editor, Debater, Expert, Educator, Churchill The Islamic Empire between 632-750 AD was full of internal conflict, [ and as a result separated into two different sects: the Sunn'i (Umayyad) and the Shi'ite (Abbasid) The Sunn'i continued to follow the teachings of the early caliphs (the Prophet Muhammads' successors) the Shi'ite followed Muhammad's son-in-law, Ali. The Umayyad Caliphs were responsible for several military conquests and thus converting the conquered to Islam. The Abbasids overthrew them in 749 and moved the capital to Baghdad. They were also responsible for spliting and sharing power between the Arabs religious goals, the Persians administrative authority, and the Turks' military might. In addition, There were advances in medicine, science, mathematics, and philosophy under the Abbasids. Here are some bullet points to get you started in your assignment. The Abbasid Caliphate - ruled from 750-1258 and then from 1261-1517. The breif interruption was due to the Mongol sack of their capital city of Baghdad. - founded by the decendents of Muhammad's uncle. - seized power by overthrowing the Umayyad empire. - capital city was Baghdad for most of their rule. - sought to accept non-muslims into their societies. Accepted Persian support and influence into their court. - stressed value of knowledge. Oversaw the golden age of Islamic culture in literature, art, architecture, technology and science. - embraced Sunni Islamic practices. The Umayyad Caliphate - established after the death of Muhammad by a powerful family from Mecca. Ruled only from 661-750. - capital city was Damascus - had a social structure where Arab Muslims were at the top and everyone else was below. They tried to keep non-Arab muslim influences out of their court. - stressed military conquest rather than aquisition of knowledge. ] User: How did the Abbasid dynasty of the Islamic Golden Age differ from the earlier Umayyad ... (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Asked 6/27/2013 11:00:28 AM
0 Answers/Comments
27,204,953 questions answered
Popular Conversations
In 594 B.C. ______ was chosen as an Athenian statesman with ...
Weegy: In 594 B.C., Solon was chosen as an Athenian statesman with reformation powers. User: ______ were ...
3/22/2017 1:13:29 AM| 2 Answers
Correct the sentence by selecting the proper pronoun usage. The coach ...
Weegy: We girls and He is the correct pronoun usage. Source : Just asked a professional.
3/22/2017 9:23:57 AM| 2 Answers
What did the United States do in response to Japan's invasion of ...
Weegy: The capital of Japan is TOKYO. User: What did the United States do in response to Japan's invasion of ...
3/22/2017 10:29:18 AM| 2 Answers
integrity base
Weegy: Integrity is the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; moral uprightness. User: what ...
3/22/2017 3:47:32 PM| 2 Answers
If a person living in one state sues a person living in another state ...
Weegy: If a person living in one state sues a person living in another state for a sum exceeding $75,000, they can ...
3/22/2017 4:35:33 PM| 2 Answers
When was the Constitution made?
Weegy: A constitution is a set of fundamental principles or established precedents according to which a state or other ...
3/22/2017 6:16:13 PM| 2 Answers
The surface a drawing is created on is called the ...
Weegy: The surface a drawing is created on is called the media.
3/23/2017 6:34:42 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
Points 531 [Total 632] Ratings 0 Comments 531 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 477 [Total 477] Ratings 0 Comments 477 Invitations 0 Offline
S
P
P
L
P
Points 219 [Total 1537] Ratings 1 Comments 209 Invitations 0 Offline
S
R
Points 205 [Total 305] Ratings 1 Comments 145 Invitations 5 Offline
S
P
P
L
P
P
Points 151 [Total 1603] Ratings 1 Comments 141 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 30 [Total 40] Ratings 3 Comments 0 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 14 [Total 14] Ratings 1 Comments 4 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 13 [Total 13] Ratings 1 Comments 3 Invitations 0 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
S
Points 10 [Total 10] Ratings 0 Comments 0 Invitations 1 Offline
* Excludes moderators and previous
winners (Include)
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | © Purple Inc.