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Which best describes the role of Constantinople in the Byzantine Empire? Constantinople was a main trading center. Constantinople was a secondary trading center. Constantinople was a Greek trading center. Constantinople was a Roman trading center.

Samantha Barber

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Brandon Scott on February 7, 2018

Constantinople was the chief center of trade.Constantinople sat between Europe and Asia, which is geographically perfect to become a center of trade. Constantinople became a city of wealth and center of trade Byzantine. Due to its privileged location, the city was a target of military siege, in particular, by the Ottoman Empire. Finally, the city was taken by the Ottoman Empire and it was changed in the name of Istanbul.

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