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Assignment in brief
The Gunpowder Empires controlled much of Asia for several hundred years. For this project you will choose an Empire or Empires to analyze by creating an artifact from the following options:
Group Options (You may work with students from other sections of Cassetta World History)
1. Gunpowder Empires Newspaper (max of 4 students)
2. Gunpowder Empires Emperor Discussion (2 or 3 students)
Group or Solo (You may work with students from other sections of Cassetta World History)
3. Gunpowder Empires Infographic (1 or 2 students)
5. Annotated Timeline
Please see the option descriptions in Unit 3 of OneNote
Gunpowder Empires Ottoman Empire Safavid Empire Mughal Empire Turkey Persia India Iran Azerbaijan Suleiman I Selim II Babur Humayun Akbar Jahangir Taj Mahal Shah Ismail Shah Abbas I Shiism Sunniism
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