5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Arab-Israeli Wars
- Muslim Brotherhood
- Aswan High Dam
- Law of Return
- a It was built in 1956 to control the flooding of the Nile River. The dam gives Egyptian farmers a more dependable source of water for their crops. It also gives Egypt electrical power.
- b a series of wars between 1948 and 1973 that were fought between Israel and the Arab countries of Iraq, Syria, Egypt, Jordan, and Lebanon.
- c extremist Muslim group that insists Egypt be governed only by Islamic law
- d a collective farm or settlement owned by its members in modern Israel
- e 1950, says that Jews anywhere in the world can immigrate to Israel and become citizens
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Egyptian statesman who (as president of Egypt) negotiated a peace treaty with Menachem Begin (then prime minister of Israel) (1918-1981)
- Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries; international cartel that inflates price of oil by limiting supply; Venezuela, Saudi Arabia and UAE are prominent members
- Pilgrimage to Mecca
- Led a military coup in Egypt in 1952; ruled until 1970; established himself as a major Arab force in the Middle East.
- Ethnic group that lives in parts of Iraq and Turkey. They often suffer persecution in both countries, and are currently under the protection of the United Nations in Iraq.
5 True/False Questions
Zionism → a collective farm or settlement owned by its members in modern Israel
Palestine → Farmers in Egypt who live in villages and work on small plots of land that they rent from landowners
Secular → religious practices play a less important role in their lives.
Primary Product → Raw Material, good example is Oil.
Petrochemicals → Farmers in Egypt who live in villages and work on small plots of land that they rent from landowners