5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- The Crusades
- Five Pillars of Faith
- Scarcity of Water
- Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
- a An organized group of oil producing nations which established production quotas to control the price of oil.
- b This series of religious wars opened up trade between Europe and the Middle East, and also fostered tension between Muslims and Christians.
- c A major obstacle in the economic developement in the Middle East.
- d A political system in which fundamental Islamic laws govern the people and the lands. Iran is currently a theocracy.
- e These Islamic beliefs established guidelines for living.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Egyptian president who was assassinated for his role in the signing of the Camp David Peace Accords.
- Minority population in modern day Iraq who have sought self-rule.
- A strategic waterway connecting the Persian Gulf with the Gulf of Oman. Very vital for the world's supply of petroleum.
- A strategic waterway vital to trade, which connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea
- This conflict often led to tensions that contributed to terrorism in the region.
5 True/False questions
1967 Arab-Israeli Six Day War → This conflict often led to tensions that contributed to terrorism in the region.
Mustafa Kemal "Ataturk" → A major obstacle in the economic developement in the Middle East.
Mesopotamia → The First Century A.D. dispersion of the Jewish people from the lands of Palestine by the Roman Empire.
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.