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1. What three civilizations arose after the fall of the Roman Empire?
2. What were the geographic advantages of Constantinople?
3. Who was the greatest leader of the Byzantine Empire? What was one of his greatest accomplishments? What were the Byzantine contributions to civilization?
4. Why was the city of Constantinople rich and what is it called now?
5. What is the Islamic name for God? What do followers of Islam believe about Muhammed? What is the holy city of Islam? In what modern country is Mecca? In what book are the laws of the Islamic faith written? What were the Islamic contributions to civilization?