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Which European country contains many examples of Islamic architecture?
Where would a minbar most likely be found?
The area in a mosque reserved for the ruler or his representatives is called the:
The 165 foot tall Malwiya minaret is in ____.
Where and why does calligraphy appear in Islamic art and architecture?
Briefly describe the 11th-century plan of the Great Mosque at Isfahan. How is this design unique?
How does the Great Mosque of Kairouan owe much to Greco-Roman and early Christian architecture?
Briefly describe the design of the Ardabil funerary carpet of Shaykh Safi al-Din. How is this design significant?
How does this image illustrate the typical characteristics of Islamic design?
How do each of these images illustrate intercultural influences?
How does this plan conform to Islamic tradition?
Compare these two images. How do they respond to their functions and reflect their respective periods?
Compare and contrast these two works and their contexts.
Attribute the images on the screen to a culture and give an approximate date. Give the reasons for your attributions, using complete sentences and referring to specific works discussed in class.
Muslims are called to pray from the ____.
The ____ was constructed following the introduction of Islam to Jerusalem.
The vault in the Hall of the Two Sisters at the Alhambra symbolizes ____.
The mihrab may reference the place where the Prophet Muhammad ____.
Who successfully opposed the Muslim advance into France in the 8th century?
Which of the following is built over the spot from which Muhammad is believed to have ascended to heaven?
The congregational mosque is also known as the ____ mosque.
What is the only thing Muslims require for prayer?
The orientation of all mosques, no matter period or country, must be oriented toward which city?
What are you unlikely to find in the decoration of a mosque?
The Great Mosque at CÃ³rdoba has a hypostyle prayer hall with horseshoe shaped arches adapted from ____.
In the 961, Caliph al-Hakam II undertook major renovations of the Great Mosque at CÃ³rdoba, including a mosaic pattern for the maqsura. Which of the following cities provided the mosaicists?
The vault in the Hall of the Two Sisters at the Alhambra uses ____.
The earliest preserved Korans date to the ____ century.
In what type of art will you find narrative images with human figures?
In basic design, the Dome of the Rock is a domed octagon and resembles which of the following churches?
The Court of the Lions is located in which of the following cities?
Maqsud of Kashan is thought to be the designer of which of the following?