Golden Age of Islam History Quiz

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Which architectural structure is considered one of the oldest palaces in the world?

Which architectural structure was originally built as the center of the newly founded Capital of Egypt?

In which city is The Great Mosque of Damascus located?

During which historical period was The Abbasid Palace established?

Which architectural structure showcases floral ornamentation inspired by the landscape of its city?

Which architectural structure is associated with Umayyad architecture?

What architectural feature did the Fatimids introduce or develop?

Where was the Mustansiriya Madrasah, a medieval-era scholarly complex, established?

Which geometric patterns were observed in the Madrasa of Mustansiriyeh?

Where is the Madrasa of al-Salih Najm al-Din Ayyub located?

What art form reached excellence during the Ayyubid period?

What script style was introduced by the Ayyubids?

What creates structure and is essential for creativity in design according to Prof. Maha Elhalaby's lecture?

Who explores the enormous richness of Islamic geometric design in the lecture titled 'Discovering Islamic Geometric Design'?

What did British art students study and draw according to the text?


Test your knowledge of the Golden Age of Islam in history, including Umayyad architecture and the Mosque of Amr ibn al-As. This quiz covers important historical and architectural aspects of the Golden Age of Islam.

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