The Moorish Spain Quiz
The Iberian Peninsula is known for its Visigoths and invasion by the Moors. 10 Questions.
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The Spanish occupation by the Moors began in 711 AD, when an African army, under who's leadership invaded the Iberian Peninsula?
Tariq Ibn Ziyad
Amadou Toumani Toure
The African army crossed which body of water to invade the ''Andalus'' lands on the Iberian Peninsula?
Strait of Gibraltar
Ria de Betanzos
The Moors attacked the Iberian Peninsula's ''Andalus'' region, under who's control?
The Iberian Peninsula, under the Moors 800 year control had introduced new scientific techniques in Europe, which one of these inventions are not Moorish?
Theory of the Speed of Sound
At its height, the capital city of Moorish Spain, was the most modern city in Europe, it included raised paved sidewalks for pedestrians and 900 public baths, what was this place?
According to the proverb, ''A poor Moor would go without bread rather than ''what''''?
The Spanish language has been greatly affected by Arabic, of which over 4000 words are of Arabic origin, Spanish words beginning with ''what'' are of Arabic origin?
What did the Moors introduce to Europe, they had also introduced Arabic numerals, replacing the Roman system?
The Moors had introduced many crops into the Iberian Peninsula, these included oranges, sugar cane, dates and rice, which one of these were not introduced by the Moors?
The Moors ruled and occupied Lisbon, known as Lashbuna, until the 12th century, when they were defeated and driven out by Reconquista force, under who's command?
King Alfonso Henriques
King Phillip I
King Amadeo I
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