5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
- Camp David Peace Accords
- 1967 Arab-Israeli Six Day War
- Scarcity of Water
- Neolithic Revolution
- a The peace agreement between the nation of Egypt and Israel in 1979 acknowledging Israel's sovereignty.
- b The development of farming that brought about the establishment of permanent settlements.
- c Israel acquired the lands of the Golan Heights, West Bank, and Gaza Strip.
- d An organized group of oil producing nations which established production quotas to control the price of oil.
- e A major obstacle in the economic developement in the Middle East.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Minority population in modern day Iraq who have sought self-rule.
- This holy book greatly influenced the Jewish religion and culture.
- The First Century A.D. dispersion of the Jewish people from the lands of Palestine by the Roman Empire.
- Egyptian president who was assassinated for his role in the signing of the Camp David Peace Accords.
- This man seized the Suez Canal from the British in order to gain control of the nation of Egypt's vital resources.
5 True/False questions
Islamic Fundamentalism → 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.
Balfour Declaration → The English support of a Jewish homeland in the region of Palestine during World War I.
A Muezzin → An individual who calls Muslims to pray five times a day.
The Suez Canal → This series of religious wars opened up trade between Europe and the Middle East, and also fostered tension between Muslims and Christians.
David Ben-Gurion, Golda Meir, and Menachem Begin → Leaders of the modern state of Israel.