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Chapter 9 - The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
fossil water
monarchy
shah
Tehran
water underground that is not being replaced by rainfall
a government ruled directly by a a king or queen, the head of…
a Persian title that means "king"
capital of Iran
fossil water
water underground that is not being replaced by rainfall
monarchy
a government ruled directly by a a king or queen, the head of…
16 terms
Chapter 9: The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and IranArab
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Region of the world that has the largest sand desert in the w…
This body of water separates the Arabian peninsula from the m…
River that flows across a low, flat plain in Iraq and joins t…
River that flows across a low, flat plain in Iraq and joins t…
Arabian Peninsula
Region of the world that has the largest sand desert in the w…
Persian Gulf
This body of water separates the Arabian peninsula from the m…
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Chapter 9 Section 4 Iran
What type of government is Iran in gen…
When did the Persian Empire begin to r…
What was Persia a great center of?
Who conquered the Persian Empire?
Islamic republic
500s BC
art and learning
several Muslim empires
What type of government is Iran in gen…
Islamic republic
When did the Persian Empire begin to r…
500s BC
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Chapter 9: Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates
Mesopotamia
Region that has the largest sand desert in the world and dese…
A shallow arm of the Arabian Sea between Iran and the Arabian…
Two rivers that flow across a low, flat plain in Iraq, known…
the land between the Tigris and Euphrates
Arabian Peninsula
Region that has the largest sand desert in the world and dese…
Persian Gulf
A shallow arm of the Arabian Sea between Iran and the Arabian…
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Chapter 9 - Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
the largest sand desert in the world
Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.
Empty Quarter.
Iraq.
Which of the following is found on the Arabian Peninsula?
The Persian Gulf War began after
The name of the Rub' al-Khali desert in Saudi Arabia means
The world's first civilization was located in present-day
the largest sand desert in the world
Which of the following is found on the Arabian Peninsula?
Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.
The Persian Gulf War began after
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Chapter 9------ The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
Tigris River
Euphrates River
Crossroads of 3 continents; mainly desert; borders Mediterran…
This body of water separates the Arabian peninsula from the m…
one of the most important rivers of Southwest Asia; it suppor…
a river of southwest Asia, which supported several ancient ci…
Arabian Peninsula
Crossroads of 3 continents; mainly desert; borders Mediterran…
Persian Gulf
This body of water separates the Arabian peninsula from the m…
chapter 9 Arabian Peninsula, Iraq & Iran Saud
The main physical features of the Arab…
Arabian Gulf
Tirgis and Euphrates Rivers
Rub'al-Khali and An Nafud
sand desert
in the center of the semicircle formed by the Arabian Peninsu…
flow through Iraq and join together before they reach the Per…
two deserts located in Saudi Arabia, among the driest places…
The main physical features of the Arab…
sand desert
Arabian Gulf
in the center of the semicircle formed by the Arabian Peninsu…
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Chapter 9 The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and Iran Flashcards
Iran
Worlds largest sand desert
Tehran
Desert plain and mountains
mostly covered with plateaus and mountains and directly east…
is found on the Arabian Peninsula
is the capital of Iran
make up most of the physical features of the Arabian Peninsula
Iran
mostly covered with plateaus and mountains and directly east…
Worlds largest sand desert
is found on the Arabian Peninsula
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Arabian Peninsula, Iraq & Iran (Chapter 9)
Theocracy
Shah
Baghdad
Fossil water
A government ruled by religious leaders
A king
Capital of Iraq
Water that is not being replaced by rainfall
Theocracy
A government ruled by religious leaders
Shah
A king
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Chapter 9: Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
Tigris and Euphrates
Mesopotamia
Region that has the largest sand desert in the world and dese…
A shallow arm of the Arabian Sea between Iran and the Arabian…
Two rivers that flow across a low, flat plain in Iraq, known…
the land between the Tigris and Euphrates
Arabian Peninsula
Region that has the largest sand desert in the world and dese…
Persian Gulf
A shallow arm of the Arabian Sea between Iran and the Arabian…
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Chapter 9 Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran Flashcards
Un inspectors were in Iraq to
Women are restricted in Saudi Arabia b…
Kurds
Region's Climate
Make sure that Suddam had destroyed weapons of mass destruction
to drive cars
Iraq's second largest ethnic group
Days are hot and nights are cold
Un inspectors were in Iraq to
Make sure that Suddam had destroyed weapons of mass destruction
Women are restricted in Saudi Arabia b…
to drive cars
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Chapter 9 The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Arabian Peninsula
oasis
wadis
fossil water
the largest sand desert in the world.
a wet, fertile, area in a desert that forms where underground…
wells dug into dry streambeds
water that is not being replaced by rainfall.
Arabian Peninsula
the largest sand desert in the world.
oasis
a wet, fertile, area in a desert that forms where underground…
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chapter 9 Arabian Peninsula, Iraq & Iran Saud
The main physical features of the Arab…
Arabian Gulf
Tirgis and Euphrates Rivers
Rub'al-Khali and An Nafud
sand desert
in the center of the semicircle formed by the Arabian Peninsu…
flow through Iraq and join together before they reach the Per…
two deserts located in Saudi Arabia, among the driest places…
The main physical features of the Arab…
sand desert
Arabian Gulf
in the center of the semicircle formed by the Arabian Peninsu…
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Chapter 9 Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Which of the following is found on the…
Which country in the region is rich in…
The poorest country in the region is
The Persian Gulf War began after
The largest sand desert in the world.
Iran
Yemen
Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.
Which of the following is found on the…
The largest sand desert in the world.
Which country in the region is rich in…
Iran
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Chapter 9 The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and Iran Flashcards
Iran
Worlds largest sand desert
Tehran
Desert plain and mountains
mostly covered with plateaus and mountains and directly east…
is found on the Arabian Peninsula
is the capital of Iran
make up most of the physical features of the Arabian Peninsula
Iran
mostly covered with plateaus and mountains and directly east…
Worlds largest sand desert
is found on the Arabian Peninsula
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Chapter 9 Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Which of the following is found on the…
Which country in the region is rich in…
The poorest country in the region is
The Persian Gulf War began after
The largest sand desert in the world.
Iran
Yemen
Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait.
Which of the following is found on the…
The largest sand desert in the world.
Which country in the region is rich in…
Iran
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Chapter 9: The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
oasis
wadis
fossil water
Shia
a wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where underground…
water wells dug into dry stream beds
water that is not being replaced by rainfall
Muslims believe that true interpretation of Islamic teaching…
oasis
a wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where underground…
wadis
water wells dug into dry stream beds
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Chapter 9 The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
what are the major physical features?
what does the region have?
what does this region have that the wo…
what does Arabian Peninsula have the l…
desert plains and mountains
dry climate and little vegetation
oil
sand desert
what are the major physical features?
desert plains and mountains
what does the region have?
dry climate and little vegetation
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The Arabian Peninsula Iraq and Iran -Chapter 9
The largest sand desert in the world is
Worlds first civilization was found in…
Which country in the region is rich in…
What desserts in this region covered i…
Arabian Peninsula
Mesopotamia
Iraq
Bare rock or Gravel
The largest sand desert in the world is
Arabian Peninsula
Worlds first civilization was found in…
Mesopotamia
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Official Chapter 9 The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
fossil water
ayatollah
shah
Shia
water that is not being replaced by rainfall
religious leaders that rule a theocracy government
king
a branch of Muslim that believes that true interpretation of…
fossil water
water that is not being replaced by rainfall
ayatollah
religious leaders that rule a theocracy government
Chapter 9 Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, Iran, Flashcards and Vocab
Iran
Worlds largest sand desert
Tehran
Desert plain and mountains
Mostly covered with plateaus and mountains and directly east…
Is found on the Arabian Peninsula
Is the capital of Iran
Make up most of the physical features of the Arabian Peninsula
Iran
Mostly covered with plateaus and mountains and directly east…
Worlds largest sand desert
Is found on the Arabian Peninsula
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Social Studies Chapter 9 The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
Tigris river
Euphrates river
world's largest peninsula; located in Southwest Asia
body of water located between the Arabian Peninsula and the Z…
river in Southwest Asia that flows to the right of Iraq then…
river in Southwest Asia that flows to the middle of Iraq
Arabian Peninsula
world's largest peninsula; located in Southwest Asia
Persian Gulf
body of water located between the Arabian Peninsula and the Z…
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7th grade chapter 9, The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, and Iran
Arabian Peninsula
Persian Gulf
oasis
wadis
Largest sand desert in the world.
Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and United Arab Emir…
A wet, fertile area in a desert that forms where underground…
dry steambeds
Arabian Peninsula
Largest sand desert in the world.
Persian Gulf
Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, and United Arab Emir…
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Ch 9 Section 4 IRAN + AFGHANISTAN
Persia
Shah
Iran
revolution
for 1000s of years, Iran was called "___" with a powerful mil…
before 1979, Iran was led by a ____, which means 'king' in th…
between 1921-1979 ___ was America's best friend in the Middle…
in 1979, the Iranian ___ brought in a new, strict Islamic gov…
Persia
for 1000s of years, Iran was called "___" with a powerful mil…
Shah
before 1979, Iran was led by a ____, which means 'king' in th…
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Chapter Nine : The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, & Iran
oasis
wadi
fossil water
Mesopotamia
wet, fertile area in a desert that forms when underground wat…
dry streambeds
water that has been trapped underground for thousands of year…
ancient name for the land between the Tigris and Euphrates Ri…
oasis
wet, fertile area in a desert that forms when underground wat…
wadi
dry streambeds
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Iraq, Iran, & Arabian Peninsula CH 9
wadis
fossil water
Red Sea
Monarchy
dry streambeds
water that is not being replaced by rainfall
The Arabian Peninsula's western border
King or Queen is the leader - Saud family
wadis
dry streambeds
fossil water
water that is not being replaced by rainfall
28 terms
Chapter Iran
Assembly of Experts
ayatollah
bazaar
civil society
Group that nominates and can remove the Supreme Leader in Ira…
Literally, "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran.
An urban marketplace where shops, workshops, small businesses…
Refers to the space occupied by voluntary associations outsid…
Assembly of Experts
Group that nominates and can remove the Supreme Leader in Ira…
ayatollah
Literally, "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran.
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Ch 9 IRAN + Ch 10 AFGHANISTAN
Persia
Shah
Iran
revolution
for 1000s of years, Iran was called "___" with a powerful mil…
before 1979, Iran was led by a ____, which means 'king' in th…
between 1921-1979 ___ was America's best friend in the Middle…
in 1979, the Iranian ___ brought in a new, strict Islamic gov…
Persia
for 1000s of years, Iran was called "___" with a powerful mil…
Shah
before 1979, Iran was led by a ____, which means 'king' in th…
28 terms
Chapter Nine : The Arabian Peninsula, Iraq, & Iran
wet, fertile area in a desert that for…
dry streambeds
water that has been trapped undergroun…
ancient name for the land between the…
oasis
wadi
fossil water
Mesopotamia
wet, fertile area in a desert that for…
oasis
dry streambeds
wadi
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African and Islam Chapter 9 vocab, Chapter 8 Hindu and Buddhist States and Societies in Asia, 100-1000, Chapter 7: The Roman Empire, A.P. World Ch. 6: New Empires in Iran and Greece, 2,000 B.C.E.- 651 C.E., Unit 2 Review A
Koran/Quran
Allah
Griot
Hijra
Holy book of the Islamic faith. Written by followers after th…
arabic word for God
A storyteller in West Africa
"Flight"; Muhammad's escape from Mecca to Yathrib
Koran/Quran
Holy book of the Islamic faith. Written by followers after th…
Allah
arabic word for God
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Chapter 8: Iran
ayatollah
theocracy
Majles
Guardian Council
"Literally, "sign of God." A high-ranking cleric in Iran."... (…
"A state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds tha…
"The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly."…
"A committee created in the Iranian constitution to oversee t…
ayatollah
"Literally, "sign of God." A high-ranking cleric in Iran."... (…
theocracy
"A state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds tha…
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Iran and South Asia Chapter 10 Honors 9
Zoroaster
Indo-Greeks
Mayahana
The Parthians
A prophet, who similar to the Hebrew prophets, called for a r…
Bactrian rulers who found a state that combined different Gre…
"Great Vehicle" (for salvation to Buddhism) The less conserva…
The Parni settled in the area south of the Aral Sea and Oxus…
Zoroaster
A prophet, who similar to the Hebrew prophets, called for a r…
Indo-Greeks
Bactrian rulers who found a state that combined different Gre…
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9. Iran Iraq War
Iraqi History
Iranian History
Sunni vs Shia
Baath Party
- Pre-Islamic rival Persian & Babylonian empires... - Arab/Musli…
- Persian Empire (550-330 BC) then largest ever... - Islamic con…
- Sunni see themselves as orthodox Islam... - 'Ahl al-Sunna', pe…
- Arab nationalist, pan-Arabism, Arab socialist & anti-imperi…
Iraqi History
- Pre-Islamic rival Persian & Babylonian empires... - Arab/Musli…
Iranian History
- Persian Empire (550-330 BC) then largest ever... - Islamic con…
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AP Comparative Government Chapter 7: Iran
Theocracy
Secularization
Achemenian Empire
Zoroastrianism
a government ruled strictly by religion
the belief that religion and government should be separated
Persia, can be traced back to world's largest empire in 6th c…
system of religion founded in Persia in the 6th century BC by…
Theocracy
a government ruled strictly by religion
Secularization
the belief that religion and government should be separated
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Chapter 2 - Iran
Theocracy
Farsi
Shiites
Islamic Revolution
religion as guiding principle of regime(and charisma)
language spoken - not arabic
The type of Islam practiced in Iran
1979 - first dominated by hardliners
Theocracy
religion as guiding principle of regime(and charisma)
Farsi
language spoken - not arabic
20 terms
Chapter 7: Iran Vocab
Ayatollah
Theocracy
Political Islam
Coup d'e'tat
"sign of God;" high-ranking cleric in Iran.
a state dominated by the clergy
a term for the intermingling of religion with politics and of…
the forceful removal of an existing government, usually carri…
Ayatollah
"sign of God;" high-ranking cleric in Iran.
Theocracy
a state dominated by the clergy
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Chapter 10 Iran
Ahmadinejad, Muhmoud
Ashura
Assembly of experts
Basij
President of Iran from 2005 to 2013
The most important Shia religious holiday
Elected body that chooses the supreme leader
People's militia which serves as a public moral police
Ahmadinejad, Muhmoud
President of Iran from 2005 to 2013
Ashura
The most important Shia religious holiday
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Chapter 13 Vocab (Iran)
Assembly of Experts
bonyad
Constitutional Revolution
Expediency Council
An informal body in Iran that has de facto veto power over al…
Islamic charities in Iran, many of which are controlled by th…
Begun in 1906, the first attempt to bring anything like democ…
A half lay and half clerical body designed to smooth relation…
Assembly of Experts
An informal body in Iran that has de facto veto power over al…
bonyad
Islamic charities in Iran, many of which are controlled by th…
29 terms
Iran (Chapter 13)
Charisma
Fundamentalism
Guardianship of the Jurist
Image of the Enemy
A style of leadership that emphasizes the personal magnetism…
Religious beliefs of a literal nature that often lead to high…
Developed by Ayatollah Khomeini, supports the notion that sen…
Psychological concept that focuses on stereotyping one's adve…
Charisma
A style of leadership that emphasizes the personal magnetism…
Fundamentalism
Religious beliefs of a literal nature that often lead to high…
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Chapter 7 Iran
civil society
theocracy
shari'a
Political Islam
refers to the space occupied by voluntary associations outsid…
a state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that…
Islamic law derived mostly from the Qur'an and the examples s…
A term for the intermingling of religion with politics and of…
civil society
refers to the space occupied by voluntary associations outsid…
theocracy
a state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that…
13 terms
Iran Chapter 7
Ayatollah
Majles
Guardian Council
Leader/ Supreme Leader
Literally "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran
The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly"
A committee created in the Iranian constitution to oversee th…
A cleric elected to be the head of the Islamic Republic of Iran
Ayatollah
Literally "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran
Majles
The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly"
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Iran Chapter review
President Ahmadinejad won the presiden…
Which government body has the power to…
Iran is notable for which geographic f…
The majority of Iranians speak
All of the above are reasons that president Ahmadinejad won t…
Gaurdian Council
Most of its territory is inhospitable to agriculture, and it…
Persian or Farsi
President Ahmadinejad won the presiden…
All of the above are reasons that president Ahmadinejad won t…
Which government body has the power to…
Gaurdian Council
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Chapter 7 (Iran) Vocabulary
Ayatollah (Khomeini)
Majles
Guardian Council
Supreme Leader
Literally, "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran
The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly."
A clerically dominated committee created in the Iranian const…
A cleric elected to be the head of the Islamic Republic of Ir…
Ayatollah (Khomeini)
Literally, "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran
Majles
The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly."
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Chapter 11: Iran
Iran is a ________ state
Ali Khamanei
Assembly of Religous experts
Civil law (qanun)
unitary state
current supreme leader
elected directly by voters every eight years after they prove…
A law that governs relationships between individuals and defi…
Iran is a ________ state
unitary state
Ali Khamanei
current supreme leader
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Chapter 7 (Iran) Vocabulary
Ayatollah (Khomeini)
Majles
Guardian Council
Leader/Supreme Leader
Literally, "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran. Khomei…
The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly."
A clerically dominated committee created in the Iranian const…
A cleric elected to be the head of the Islamic Republic of Ir…
Ayatollah (Khomeini)
Literally, "sign of God." High-ranking cleric in Iran. Khomei…
Majles
The Iranian parliament, from the Arabic term for "assembly."
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Chapter 18 Iran
What are the main physical features of…
What are the main climates of the Midd…
What are the main resources of this re…
What are some characteristics of the r…
Persian Gulf, Syrian desert, Zagros Mountains
Desert, Steppe, and little Mediterranean
Water and oil
Requires modesty... founded by Mohammed... two major divisions (Sun…
What are the main physical features of…
Persian Gulf, Syrian desert, Zagros Mountains
What are the main climates of the Midd…
Desert, Steppe, and little Mediterranean
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Iran 9 YTNG
The ___ elects and dismisses the Supre…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dis…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dis…
After the __, the Constitution defines…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dismisses the Supreme Lead…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dismisses the Supreme Lead…
...
After the Supreme Leader, the Constitution defines the Presid…
The ___ elects and dismisses the Supre…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dismisses the Supreme Lead…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dis…
The Assembly of Experts elects and dismisses the Supreme Lead…
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History 9- Iran
Sykes-Picot Agreement
Balfour Declaration
1918
1941
carves up middle east into French and British "spheres of inf…
1917... british declare support for "national Jewish home" in Pa…
end of WWI- Ottoman empire loses & dissolves... League of nation…
Reza Shah rises to power in Iran, supported by british
Sykes-Picot Agreement
carves up middle east into French and British "spheres of inf…
Balfour Declaration
1917... british declare support for "national Jewish home" in Pa…
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Comp Chapter 1 Iran
Ayatollah
Mosques
Theocracy
Majles
"Sign of god". Muhammad Khatami was not an Ayatollah but was…
Muslim houses of worship. They supported the conservative par…
Where the country is controlled by the clergy who supports go…
Iran has regular elections for the majles which act as the pa…
Ayatollah
"Sign of god". Muhammad Khatami was not an Ayatollah but was…
Mosques
Muslim houses of worship. They supported the conservative par…
17 terms
Chapter 11 Iran, Turkey, and Cyprus
Strait
Shamal
Qanats
Zoroastrinism
Narrow body of water that cuts through land,
Hot, dry winds that blow across Iran from west to east.
A tunnel that provides water for Persian villages by bringing…
An Iranian religion that dates back to ancient times.
Strait
Narrow body of water that cuts through land,
Shamal
Hot, dry winds that blow across Iran from west to east.
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