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20 terms
Iran
This is the capital city of Iran.
The population of Iran is _________
A notable and delicious Iranian export
The year Iran became and Islamic Repub…
Tehran
80,000,000
pistachios
1979
This is the capital city of Iran.
Tehran
The population of Iran is _________
80,000,000
12 terms
Iran
Shah
revolution
Tehran
embassy
The Persian word for king
a drastic change in a country's government
Iran's capital
a diplomatic office of one country in another country
Shah
The Persian word for king
revolution
a drastic change in a country's government
IRAN
Tehran
Alborz
Zagros
Iraq
What is the capital of Iran?
What mountain range is in northern Iran?
What mountain range is in western Iran?
Name one bordering country to Iran.
Tehran
What is the capital of Iran?
Alborz
What mountain range is in northern Iran?
42 terms
Iran
Islamism or Islamic Fundamentalism
Rullah Khomeini
Theocracy
Koran
The belief that Islam should be the source of political regime
Rising religious leader who influenced 1979 Revolution
Religious Influence in Politics
Spiritual Text of Islam
Islamism or Islamic Fundamentalism
The belief that Islam should be the source of political regime
Rullah Khomeini
Rising religious leader who influenced 1979 Revolution
35 terms
iran
Sharia
muslim
Ayatollah
Mullah
Islamic Law
a person who follows the Islam religon
Islamic religious leader who led a fundamentalist revolution…
a religious teacher and preacher of Islam
Sharia
Islamic Law
muslim
a person who follows the Islam religon
36 terms
Iran
Sharia
Muslim
Ayatollah
Mullah
Islamic law
a follower of the religion of Islam.
A Shiite religious leader in Iran
a Muslim learned in Islamic theology and sacred law.
Sharia
Islamic law
Muslim
a follower of the religion of Islam.
Iran
Sharia
Muslim
Ayatollah
Mullah
Islamic canonical law based on the teachings of the Koran and…
A follower of the religion of Islam.
A Shiite religious leader in Iran.
A Muslim learned in Islamic theology and sacred law.
Sharia
Islamic canonical law based on the teachings of the Koran and…
Muslim
A follower of the religion of Islam.
Iran
Sharia
Muslim
Ayatollah
Mullah
is the body of Islamic law. The term means "way" or " path"
a follower of the religion of Islam.
a Shiite religious leader in Iran.
a Muslim learned in Islamic theology and sacred law.
Sharia
is the body of Islamic law. The term means "way" or " path"
Muslim
a follower of the religion of Islam.
Iran
Sharia
Muslim
Ayatollah
Mullah
Sharia law (Arabic: شريعة) is the body of Islamic law. It is…
Follower of religion of Islam
Iranian Shia Muslim leader
Muslim Teacher
Sharia
Sharia law (Arabic: شريعة) is the body of Islamic law. It is…
Muslim
Follower of religion of Islam
Iran
Cyrus the great
Darius
Satraps
Xerxes
He continued to conquer surrounding countries including Pales…
522-486 BCE. He made a new currency and introduced Satraps, c…
Were local rulers appointed by the emperor to govern individu…
486 - 465 BC was one of Darius's 18 children. He was not succ…
Cyrus the great
He continued to conquer surrounding countries including Pales…
Darius
522-486 BCE. He made a new currency and introduced Satraps, c…
29 terms
Iran
Ayatollah
Civil Society
theocracy
Majles
literally "sign of God."; high ranking cleric in Iran
refers to the space occupied by a voluntary associations outs…
state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that t…
Iranian parliament, from Arabic term for "assembly"
Ayatollah
literally "sign of God."; high ranking cleric in Iran
Civil Society
refers to the space occupied by a voluntary associations outs…
Iran
Straight of Hormuz
2013
"The great Satin"
Islam
Where 40% of all the oil in the world passes through
what was the "year of decision"
What does Iran call America
Faith in Iran
Straight of Hormuz
Where 40% of all the oil in the world passes through
2013
what was the "year of decision"
34 terms
Iran
The Pahlavi Era
Reza Khan Pahlavi
1st Coup d'etat
Social infrastructure
...
after gaining power, abolished the Qajar dynasty and declared…
Reza Khan through the Crossack brigade was able to seize powe…
professional middle class and an industrial working class
The Pahlavi Era
...
Reza Khan Pahlavi
after gaining power, abolished the Qajar dynasty and declared…
17 terms
Iran
Number of barrels per day/year
Population
Colonel Reza Khan
Shah Muhammed Pahlavi
4.2 million/150 billion
79 million, 61% persian, 67% live in urban areas
Came to power through coup d'etat in 1921. After 4 years he b…
Son of Reza Khan, ruled from 1941-79, gathered wealth, increa…
Number of barrels per day/year
4.2 million/150 billion
Population
79 million, 61% persian, 67% live in urban areas
35 terms
Iran
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Victory
ayatollah
theocracy
Leader of Iran; first non-cleric president in 24 years and wo…
symbolized a shift in generational voters that made up the bu…
literally "sign of God"; high ranking cleric in Iran
a state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Leader of Iran; first non-cleric president in 24 years and wo…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad Victory
symbolized a shift in generational voters that made up the bu…
46 terms
IRAN
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatollah
Civil Society
Theocracy
A male-dominated (no female) assembly that drafted the 1979 r…
"Sign of God," A title conferred among high ranking clerics i…
Refers to the space occupied by voluntary associations outsid…
A state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that…
Assembly of Religious Experts
A male-dominated (no female) assembly that drafted the 1979 r…
Ayatollah
"Sign of God," A title conferred among high ranking clerics i…
Iran
Iran hostage crisis
Hassan Rouhani
Persia
islam
52 American diplomats and citizens were held hostage for 444…
the president of Iran
is the the land that know as modern day iran
monotheism religious founded by profit Mohammed.
Iran hostage crisis
52 American diplomats and citizens were held hostage for 444…
Hassan Rouhani
the president of Iran
35 terms
Iran
Persepolis
Persia
Abadan
Majlis
A complex of palaces, reception halls, and treasury buildings…
5th century B.C.E wars between the Persian empire and Greek c…
This is where the oil refinery that made so much money was lo…
Iranian parliament.
Persepolis
A complex of palaces, reception halls, and treasury buildings…
Persia
5th century B.C.E wars between the Persian empire and Greek c…
93 terms
IRAN
What is the full name of the country i…
What are the colors of its flag?
What is the capital of Iran
Population
Islamic Republic of Iran
Red, Green, and White
Tehran
77,555,000
What is the full name of the country i…
Islamic Republic of Iran
What are the colors of its flag?
Red, Green, and White
12 terms
Iran
Tehran
Persian Empire
shah
revolution
capital of Iran
ruled the region around present-day Iran
king
drastic change in a country's government and way of life
Tehran
capital of Iran
Persian Empire
ruled the region around present-day Iran
35 terms
Iran
Assembly of Religious Experts
Ayatollah
Bonyads
Constitution of 1906
This body functions like the senate or upper house of the leg…
In Shiism, an ______ has reached the highest level of spiritu…
Semi-public foundations in Iran. A form of Islamic charity co…
Established the Majlis - which was originally a unicameral le…
Assembly of Religious Experts
This body functions like the senate or upper house of the leg…
Ayatollah
In Shiism, an ______ has reached the highest level of spiritu…
21 terms
Iran
Iranian Flag
What was Iran previously called?
Region
Bordered by:
Persia
Western Asia
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Iraq, Pakistan, Afghanistan and…
Iranian Flag
What was Iran previously called?
Persia
36 terms
Iran
OPEC
Rentier State
Ayatoallah Ali Khamenei
Theocracy
Founded in 1960 by Iran, Venezuela, and Saudi Arabia, it now…
A country that obtains much of its state revenue from payment…
Current commander in Chief in Iran (name of person not positi…
A state dominated by the clergy, who rule in the name of a Go…
OPEC
Founded in 1960 by Iran, Venezuela, and Saudi Arabia, it now…
Rentier State
A country that obtains much of its state revenue from payment…
11 terms
Iran
iran is a
Never really
sharia is
majlis
unitary state
totalitarian... -pahlavi closest
isalmic legal system
elected representative assemb;y
iran is a
unitary state
Never really
totalitarian... -pahlavi closest
Iran!
Jimmy Carter
The CIA (Covert - Government; Central…
Western Influence or Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
a civilian foreign intelligence service of the U.S. Governmen…
(USA) or Westernisation (UK) (see spelling differences), also…
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA (Covert - Government; Central…
a civilian foreign intelligence service of the U.S. Governmen…
12 terms
iran
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence or Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
IRAN
Shah
Supreme Religious Leader
Current Supreme Leader
Current Preseident
Pahlavi
Khomeini
Khameini
Rouhani
Shah
Pahlavi
Supreme Religious Leader
Khomeini
8 terms
Iran
Mossadegh
Shah of Iran
SAVAK
CIA
Iranian President elected by people in democratic election. S…
A shah= a "king". Inherits throne. He was supported by the Br…
Iran's Secret Police under the Shah
Central Intelligence Agency. created after WWII to copy Brita…
Mossadegh
Iranian President elected by people in democratic election. S…
Shah of Iran
A shah= a "king". Inherits throne. He was supported by the Br…
22 terms
Iran
Green Revolution
1979 Iranian Revolution
Revolutionary Guards
Shah
Uprising after the Presidential election of 2009, led mostly…
Revolution of the Isamists against the Shah, it began the Isl…
Paramilitary force charged with defending the regime from dom…
The former ruler of Iran, he ruled as an authoritarian monarc…
Green Revolution
Uprising after the Presidential election of 2009, led mostly…
1979 Iranian Revolution
Revolution of the Isamists against the Shah, it began the Isl…
iran
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence or Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
lying toward or situated in the west
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
22 terms
Iran
Reza Khan Pahlavi
Qajar Dynasty
Cossack Brigade
ulama
Iranian leader that ruled with an iron fist. Through his repr…
a Turkmen tribe that held ancestral lands in present-day Azer…
an elite cavalry unit that was the only functional and effect…
the body of mullahs (Muslim scholars trained in Islam and Isl…
Reza Khan Pahlavi
Iranian leader that ruled with an iron fist. Through his repr…
Qajar Dynasty
a Turkmen tribe that held ancestral lands in present-day Azer…
Iran
Намечаться - наметиться
возобновлять - возобновить что?... возобн…
нефть
графит
to be planned
to renew... renewal
oil
graphite
Намечаться - наметиться
to be planned
возобновлять - возобновить что?... возобн…
to renew... renewal
30 terms
Iran
Two philosophies that have guided Persia
Who brought Islam?
Impact of foreign control
Constitutional Revolution
-ancient rulers such as Cyrus the Great, Darius, Xerxes, depe…
-The Arabs brought Islam with them and diminished the rule of…
...
-in 1896, the aging Shah assassinated... -this started a series…
Two philosophies that have guided Persia
-ancient rulers such as Cyrus the Great, Darius, Xerxes, depe…
Who brought Islam?
-The Arabs brought Islam with them and diminished the rule of…
Iran
Difference between the Middle East and…
Language of the Arab World
Location and countries of the region
People of the region
Different region because of their culture and people:... Middle…
Arabic
Algeria, Bahrain, Djibouti, Egypt, Israel, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwa…
- The people are mostly Muslim - very religious ... -same langua…
Difference between the Middle East and…
Different region because of their culture and people:... Middle…
Language of the Arab World
Arabic
12 terms
iran
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence or Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
When the west influence the other sides
He lead nationalist critics against Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlav…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
Iran
Iran (location)
Music-e assil
tar
setar
right below Caspian Sea
-music style dating back over several thousand years... -"Pure o…
-double bowl shape... -long necked instrument
-single bowl... -long necked instrument
Iran (location)
right below Caspian Sea
Music-e assil
-music style dating back over several thousand years... -"Pure o…
Iran
Ayatollah
Shah
Timeline
Hostage Crisis
Ayatollah Khamenei led the Islamic Revolution: January 1979
The leader of Iran (Reza Khan)
- Reza Khan becomes Shah... - US provides technical assistance f…
- 52 Hostages from US Embassy... - Held for 444 days... - Released…
Ayatollah
Ayatollah Khamenei led the Islamic Revolution: January 1979
Shah
The leader of Iran (Reza Khan)
13 terms
Iran
Jimmy Carter
CIA
Western Influence
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
1974 became the 39th President, with Vice President Walter Mo…
an independent agency of the United States government respons…
Mao revolts against government, long march gains supporters a…
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
1974 became the 39th President, with Vice President Walter Mo…
CIA
an independent agency of the United States government respons…
Iran
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
The CIA (Covert - Government; Central…
Coup or Coup d'etat
Embassy
An Iranian religious leader and politician, and leader of the…
The Central Intelligence Agency is a civilian foreign intelli…
A sudden take-over of the government.
An ambassador's official residence and offices in a foreign c…
Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini
An Iranian religious leader and politician, and leader of the…
The CIA (Covert - Government; Central…
The Central Intelligence Agency is a civilian foreign intelli…
12 terms
IRAN
fath ali shah
treaty of turkmanchay
nasir al-din shah
reuter concession
1797-1834
1828
1848-1896
1872
fath ali shah
1797-1834
treaty of turkmanchay
1828
12 terms
IRAN
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence or Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
Iran
Jimmy Carter
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
1974 became the 39th President, with Vice President Walter Mo…
An agency created after World War II to coordinate American i…
Shah of Iran
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
1974 became the 39th President, with Vice President Walter Mo…
Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
An agency created after World War II to coordinate American i…
13 terms
IRAN
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western influence
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
Mao revolts against government, long march gains supporters a…
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
12 terms
Iran
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence or pro western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
1974 became the 39th President, with Vice President Walter Mo…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
The West side of the world being in influenced by others and…
The Iranian leader who, after World War II, embraced Western…
Jimmy Carter
1974 became the 39th President, with Vice President Walter Mo…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
Iran
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
Ayatollah Khomeini
Guardian Council
Velayat-e Faqih
-
-
-a group of 12 senior scholars of Islamic jurisprudence and c…
-theory of Islamic governance set forth by Ayatollah Khomeini…
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
-
Ayatollah Khomeini
-
7 terms
Iran
Pre WW2 Shah Palhavi is in charge (Fat…
Post WW2 Shah Palhavi is now in charge…
Prime Minister Mossadeq (Power Struggle)
US/UK coup returns Shah to power
Supported Hitler must be removed
Puppet Gov't (oil)
Shah flees; nationalizes oil
Westernize/ Modernize Iran
Pre WW2 Shah Palhavi is in charge (Fat…
Supported Hitler must be removed
Post WW2 Shah Palhavi is now in charge…
Puppet Gov't (oil)
12 terms
Iran
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence
Muhammad Mossadegh
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
Mao revolts against government, long march gains supporters a…
Iranian leader who nationalized the oil reserves leading to a…
Jimmy Carter
(1977-1981), Created the Department of Energy and the Depatme…
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
28 terms
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.
13 terms
Iran
Jimmy Carter
The CIA
Western Influence of Pro-Western
Prime Minister Muhammad Mossadegh
Us president 38th form the 1977-1981.
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
all western influences leave china; when china turns communis…
In 1951 he became Iranian leader after World War II, embraced…
Jimmy Carter
Us president 38th form the 1977-1981.
The CIA
This group's covert actions helped to topple governments in I…
36 terms
Iran
assembly of religious experts
Ayatollahs
Bazaaris
Bonyads (foundation, or Islamic charit…
Have the authority to meet once year & determine if Supreme L…
a high-ranking SHiite religious leader who is regarded as an…
Traditional merchants that assisted the clergy in revolution…
They have a great deal of wealth... Are exempt from taxes... The mo…
assembly of religious experts
Have the authority to meet once year & determine if Supreme L…
Ayatollahs
a high-ranking SHiite religious leader who is regarded as an…
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