5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- The Suez Canal
- Arab-Israeli Conflict
- Camp David Peace Accords
- Anwar Sadat
- a This conflict often led to tensions that contributed to terrorism in the region.
- b The peace agreement between the nation of Egypt and Israel in 1979 acknowledging Israel's sovereignty.
- c An ancient kingdom that developed along the Tigris and Euphrates river valley.
- d A strategic waterway vital to trade, which connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea
- e Egyptian president who was assassinated for his role in the signing of the Camp David Peace Accords.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The development of farming that brought about the establishment of permanent settlements.
- This series of religious wars opened up trade between Europe and the Middle East, and also fostered tension between Muslims and Christians.
- 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.
- A political system in which fundamental Islamic laws govern the people and the lands. Iran is currently a theocracy.
- These Islamic beliefs established guidelines for living.
5 True/False Questions
Balfour Declaration → The English support of a Jewish homeland in the region of Palestine during World War I.
Gamal Nasser → This man seized the Suez Canal from the British in order to gain control of the nation of Egypt's vital resources.
A Muezzin → Minority population in modern day Iraq who have sought self-rule.
Ayatollah Khomeini → The Islamic leader who established an Islamic fundamentalist government in Iran in 1979.
Iranian Revolution → This 1979 revolution resulted in the establishment of an Islamic State.