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Dar-al Islam

Abode of Islam

2

"Seek knowledge, even as far as China "

Paper empire --> education and knowledge

3

Preserve, add to, pass on

Adaption and spreading of ideas

4

Islam, Arabic, cities

The golden age still lives on

5

Arabesque

An intricate design composed of curved lines

6

Calligraphy

The art of fine writing

7

Minarets

Slender towers of a mosque

8

Architecture

Geometric designs i.e. dome of the rock

9

Business: DINAR & SAKK

Dinar - coins
SAKK - check

Methods of banking

10

Learning: "the ink of a scholar is holier than the blood of the martyr"

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11

Algebra

Al-khwdrizimi - set standards

12

Medicine

Hospitals with set up, studied diseases

13

Astrolabe/Lateen sail

Device that used the stars to find direction

14

Pax Islamica

The Golden age of Islam