“Be in this world as if you were a stranger or a wayfarer.”
~ Prophet Muhammad
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Cite achievements in medicine, science, mathematics and geography by the Islamic civilization dominated most of the Mediterranean after the decline of the Roman Empire. These achievements were introduced into Western Europe as a result of the Muslim conquests, Crusades and trade, influencing the European Renaissance.
Describe how geographic factors promote or impede the movement of people, products and ideas.
Explain how trade routes connecting Africa, Europe and Asia fostered the spread of technology and major world religions.