5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- A Muezzin
- Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
- Arab-Israeli Conflict
- Strait of Hormuz
- Camp David Peace Accords
- a An individual who calls Muslims to pray five times a day.
- b A strategic waterway connecting the Persian Gulf with the Gulf of Oman. Very vital for the world's supply of petroleum.
- c The peace agreement between the nation of Egypt and Israel in 1979 acknowledging Israel's sovereignty.
- d An organized group of oil producing nations which established production quotas to control the price of oil.
- e This conflict often led to tensions that contributed to terrorism in the region.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The Islamic leader who established an Islamic fundamentalist government in Iran in 1979.
- The First Century A.D. dispersion of the Jewish people from the lands of Palestine by the Roman Empire.
- The development of farming that brought about the establishment of permanent settlements.
- This holy book greatly influenced the Jewish religion and culture.
- These Islamic beliefs established guidelines for living.
5 True/False questions
Theocracy → A political system in which fundamental Islamic laws govern the people and the lands. Iran is currently a theocracy.
David Ben-Gurion, Golda Meir, and Menachem Begin → A belief that the laws of Islam should guide the people of the Middle East. This provides the greatest threat to stability in parts of the Middle East.
Islamic Fundamentalism → This series of religious wars opened up trade between Europe and the Middle East, and also fostered tension between Muslims and Christians.
Gamal Nasser → This man seized the Suez Canal from the British in order to gain control of the nation of Egypt's vital resources.
1967 Arab-Israeli Six Day War → Israel acquired the lands of the Golan Heights, West Bank, and Gaza Strip.