Tatyana Galarza and Eli Ekkert
- This religion started in the early seventh C.E. in the settled desert in the community of Mecca when Allah (the Hebrew word for god) sent the Quran to Mohammed.
- Many Indonesians convert to Islam between the 15th and 17th centuries.
- Mid-eighth century Islam expanded into the West( North Africa, Europe, and Central Asia.)
- Continued to grow in Sub Saharan Africa and south and southeast Asia.
- It expanded into areas controlled by the Byzantine Empire and Sassanian Empire
- The Islam religion view Christianity and Judaism as earlier versions of Islam