The New Russia and Independent Republics: The World and Its People Chapter 15 Section 3
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This republic consists of Armenia, Georgia, and Azerbaijan
capital of Armenia
Armenia sits atop many of these cracks in the earth's crust.
a port city on the Caspian Sea that is the capital of Azerbaijan and an important center for oil production
Farmers in dry areas of Azerbaijan use irrigation to grow cotton and tobacco as these types of crops that are products grown for sale as exports
the capital and largest city of Georgia on the Kura river
the largest of the Central Asian republics
a dry, treeless plain located in the center of Kazakhstan
Like the Mongols, the Kazakhs were mostly these people who move from place to place with herds of animals
the capital of Uzbekistan
This is a fertile or green area in a desert watered by an underground spring. Most Uzbeks live in a fertile valley or one of these.
Most of Turkmenistan is part of this huge desert.
capital of Turkmenistan
This mountain range makes up most of Kyrgystan
height above sea level
Kyrgystan is this type of country that has two official languages
Ismail Samani Peak
This highest mountain in Central Asia is located in Tajikistan.
the capital of Tajikistan