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Hudson Taylor
"Father of Faith Missions"
Mao Tsetung
Leader of Chinese Communist
Adoniram Judson
"Father of American Missions"
Ethiopian eunuch
First known African Christian
David Livingstone
Greatest - Missionary explorer to Africa
Khama
Righteous Batswana chief
Mary Slessor
"Queen of the Cannibals"
Hatshepsut
Only woman Pharaoh of ancient Egypt
Anwar Sadat
First Egyptian leader to make peace with Israel
Nelson Mandela
First black president of South Africa
Jerusalem
Capital of Israel
Damascus
Capital of Syria
Baghdad
Capital of Iraq
Ankara
Capital of Turkey
New Delhi
Capital of India
Beijing
Capital of China
Seoul
South Korea
Tokyo
Capital of Japan
Taipei
Capital of Taiwan
Bangkok
Capital of Thailand
Cairo
Capital of Egypt
Khartoum
Capital of Sudan
Kinshasa
Capital of Democratic Republic of the Congo
Addis Ababa
Capital of Ethiopia
Nairobi
Capital of Kenya
Dar es Salaam
Capital of Tanzania
Cape Town
Capital of South Africa
Sumerians
Writing and inventing the wheel
Canaanites
No great accomplishments
Phoenicians
The alphabet
Babylonians
Hanging Gardens
Hittites
Early empire builders
Lydians
Coins
The coming of Jesus Christ
The event that divides time into B.C. and A.D.
evolution
The false idea that man began as an animal
cuneiform
Sumerian wedge-shaped writing is called __________
Abraham
The man that God called out of Ur and promised the land of Canaan
Arabic
Language spoken in the Middle East today
Islam, Judaism, Christianity
What 3 religions began in the Middle East?
oil
Middle east's most important natural resource today?
Iran
Country that was once called Persia
Indus River
Which river did the Indian civilization begin?
reincarnation
The belief that when a person dies his soul is reborn in some other newborn man or animal?
Sudan
Largest country in Africa
Tanzania
Serengeti National Park is located in _______________
Sudd
World's largest swamp
Pygmies
The short descendants of the original inhabitants of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Ethiopia and Liberia
2 African countries that were never colonies of Europe
Cairo
Largest city in Africa
Lake Victoria
The world's second largest freshwater lake
Strait of Gibraltar
The body of water connecting the Mediterranean Sea to the Atlantic Ocean is the _________________________
Suez Canal
Waterway separating Africa and Asia
Aswan High Dam
The structure built to control flooding of the Nile
Rosetta Stone
The key to understanding hieroglyphics
shadoof
Egyptian device for irrigating crops
Japan
"Land of the Rising Sun"
Indonesia
Once called "Spice Islands"
Timbuktu
Famous center of learning in Africa
no, has plenty of its own
Does Africa need natural resources?
Madagascar
Fourth largest island in the world
Mediterranean Sea
The Barbary coast is located on what sea?
Mt. Kilimanjaro
Africa's highest Mountain
Rockies (Mountains)
North America
Appalachians Mountains
North America
Andes Mountains
South America
Alps (Mountains)
Europe
Caucasus Mountains
Europe
Atlas Mountains
Africa
Urals Mountains
Between Europe and Asia
Himalayas Mountains
Asia (above India)
Great Dividing Range
Australia
McKinley
Alaska
Mont Blanc
Italy
Matterhorn
Europe
Elbrus
Kilimanjaro
Africa
Everest
Above India
Fujiyama
Tokyo
Study Mountains and Mountain Ranges on page 314-315
Study Mountains and Mountain Ranges on page 314-315
Study Africa Countries and Mountains on page 317
Study Africa Countries and Mountains on page 317
Study Far East Countries on page 312
Study Far East Countries on page 312
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