5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Scarcity of Water
- Gamal Nasser
- Neolithic Revolution
- Ayatollah Khomeini
- A Muezzin
- a This man seized the Suez Canal from the British in order to gain control of the nation of Egypt's vital resources.
- b The Islamic leader who established an Islamic fundamentalist government in Iran in 1979.
- c The development of farming that brought about the establishment of permanent settlements.
- d A major obstacle in the economic developement in the Middle East.
- e An individual who calls Muslims to pray five times a day.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Israel acquired the lands of the Golan Heights, West Bank, and Gaza Strip.
- This series of religious wars opened up trade between Europe and the Middle East, and also fostered tension between Muslims and Christians.
- Minority population in modern day Iraq who have sought self-rule.
- This 1979 revolution resulted in the establishment of an Islamic State.
- A strategic waterway vital to trade, which connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea
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 → Leaders of the modern state of Israel.
Golden Age of Moslem Culture → Developed the foundations of modern science and math
Torah → This holy book greatly influenced the Jewish religion and culture.
Strait of Hormuz → A strategic waterway connecting the Persian Gulf with the Gulf of Oman. Very vital for the world's supply of petroleum.