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The Emergence of Islam (12:00)

Key Ideas

As this video progresses, key ideas will be introduced to invoke discussion.

Key Ideas

Think about the following questions as you watch the video

  1. 00:50 According to the Islamic faith, who received messages from God?
  2. 01:25 What are the five pillars of Islam?
  3. 04:16 What are Hadith?
  4. 05:18 How far did Islam expand in the first century after the death of the Prophet? How was this expansion achieved?
  5. 07:29 How did Islam spread from 750 to 1700?
  6. 09:46 What do most historians agree on about early Islam?
  7. 10:06 What are important sources of Islamic history for Muslims?