GEOGRAPHY
SILK ROAD
IOTN
CULTURAL DIFFUSION
BONUS

100

Peninsula that lies at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa
What is the Arabian Peninsula?

100

gold, silk, ivory, spices
What are luxury goods?

100

boats used to sail on the IOTN
What is dhow?

100

term for "global interaction"
What is globalization?

100

epidemic that was a negative consequence of globalization
What is the Black Black Death or Bubonic Plague?

200

the geographical feature that divides Africa into north and south
What is the Sahara Desert?

200

Italian merchant and author who traveled to China
Who is Marco Polo?

200

predictable and reliable seasonal winds for sailing the Indian Ocean
What are monsoon winds?

200

contact and spread of knowledge, ideas
What is cultural contact/cultural diffusion?

200

melting down of metals and iron ores is called____________
What is metallurgy?

300

the three bodies of water that surround the Arabian Peninsula
What are the Red Sea, Persian Gulf, Arabian Sea?

300

reason it's called the "Silk" Road
What is silk produced in China was traded all around the world?

300

two dangers when trading and traveling on the IOTN
What are natural disasters and piracy?

300

mosques located in Northern Africa show this specific type of cultural diffusion
What is spread of Islam?

300

Italian author who described the conflict between Mongolian Muslims and Italian Christians (name and occupation/job)
Who is Gabriele de Mussi and what is notary?

400

the topography of Central Asia mostly consists of _____________
What are mountains and deserts?

400

known for providing security on this network of land routes
What is Great Khan and the Mongol Army? (also accept Mongolian army)

400

two East-African city states that became wealthy from luxury goods (Hint: K______ and S_______)
What are Kilwa and Sofala?

400

Two authors who wrote about their travels to China ______________(from Italy) and _______________(from Morocco)
Who are Marco Polo and Ibn Batutta?

400

GEOGRAPHY! country in West Africa where Ms. Emelue is from and any of her favorite rappers (bonus point if you name a rapper or artist from that country)
What is Nigeria? Who is J. Cole/Kanye West/Kendrick Lamar? (artists from Nigeria are Wale, Jidenna, Wizkid)

500

In Africa, _____________ are found near areas that produce gold, while _____________ are found near areas that produce salt
What are rivers(or forests) and deserts?

500

two main types of transportation on this network of land routes
What is Bactrian camel and wagons?

500

tool for navigation that uses knowledge of astronomy (Hint: one of the Islamic contributions/achievements)
What is astrolabe?

500

Statue of an Italian merchant is located in a Chinese city. Name the merchant and city where the statue still stands today
What are Marco Polo and Quanzhou?

500

the three names for the time period/context of this unit (must name all three)
What is Middle Ages/Medieval Period/Post-Classical Period?