The Ottomans
The Safavids
The Mughals
True and False
Miscellaneous

100

The first Ottoman leader, began in Anatolia.
Who is Osman?

100

12 year old who captured most of Iran killed everyone who was Sunni Muslim
Who is Isma'il?

100

Expanded the Empire to its greatest size, and then lost it. Brought back the Jizya tax on non-Muslims.
Who is Aurangzeb?

100

The Ottoman Empire reached its greatest size and strength under Mehmed II
What is False

100

The year that the Ottomans captured Constantinople
What is 1453

200

He conquered Constantinople
Who is Mehmed II (The Conqueror)

200

Adopted the use of Artillery and expanded the empire to the Caucasus Mtns.
Who is Tahmasp?

200

In 1526 he defeated an army of 100,000 men with a force of 12, 000. Inherited Uzbekistan when he was 11
Who is Babur?

200

The Ottomans defeated the Safavids at the Battle of Chaldiran
What is True

200

Three cities taken by Selim the Grim
What are Mecca, Medina, and Cairo

300

Got his nickname by killing hundreds of thousands of his people
Who is Selim the Grim

300

Incompetent leader who led to the decline of the Safavid Empire
Who is Sufi?

300

Only cared about his wife and nice buildings. Built the Taj Mahal in her memory
Who is Shah Jahan

300

Timur the Lame lost to the Ottomans so he moved on to China
What is False

300

Slave warriors who were loyal only to the sultan.
Who were the Janissaries

400

This Central Asian warrior defeated the Ottomans and halted the spread of the empire
Who is Timur the Lame (Tamerlane)

400

Reformed both military and civilian life, rebuilt Esfahan, and allowed religious toleration
Who is Shah Abbas?

400

Allowed Hindus to practice freely. Culture flourished under him.
Who is Akbar

400

Jahangir built the Taj Mahal in memory of his wife Nur Jahan
What is False

400

The tax on Non Muslims
What is the Jizyah

500

Expanded the Ottoman Empire to its greatest size
Who is Suleyman the Magnificent (Lawgiver)

500

In 1736, this man spread the Safavid empire all the way to India
Who is Nadir Shah Afshar?

500

Empire was actually run by his wife Nur Jahan. Name meant Grasper of Power
Who is Jahangir?

500

The Sikhs were a peaceful, religious group that became a society of warriors
What is True

500

Migration, Religious freedom/conversion, War and Conquest, and Trade
What are the causes of cultural blending