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23 terms
iran
which government body has the power to…
the majority of Iranians speak
the primary difference between Sunni a…
the shari'a is based on
guardian council
Persian or Farsi
who would have succeeded the prophet muhammad
all of the above
which government body has the power to…
guardian council
the majority of Iranians speak
Persian or Farsi
14 terms
IRAN
What term best describes the current p…
What is the central issue among the pe…
What are the 3 democratic institutions…
Why is Iran often categorized as a ren…
Theocracy
Economy
Assembly of religious experts, president, and Majlis
They pay their "rent" by exporting natural resources (oil).
What term best describes the current p…
Theocracy
What is the central issue among the pe…
Economy
Iran
When did Britain find oil in Iran?
Who stages a coup and overthrows last…
When does Pahlavi call himself Shah?
During WWII, who was Reza Shah Pahlavi…
1908
Reza Shah Pahlavi
1925
the Nazis. They were in Iran to protect the oil and keep the…
When did Britain find oil in Iran?
1908
Who stages a coup and overthrows last…
Reza Shah Pahlavi
15 terms
Iran
What is the location of Iran?
What is the population of Iran?
What is the demography percentage in I…
What is the primary language spoken in…
Southwest Asia, 636,300 miles, 30% boundary is seacoast
61-65 million
51% male 49% female
Persian or Farsi
What is the location of Iran?
Southwest Asia, 636,300 miles, 30% boundary is seacoast
What is the population of Iran?
61-65 million
Iran
Geography?
Capitol?
Ethnicity?
Language?
Zagros Mountain in South. To the South there is Persian Gulf…
Tehran
...
Persian, also called Farsi
Geography?
Zagros Mountain in South. To the South there is Persian Gulf…
Capitol?
Tehran
7 terms
iran
title for leader of iran from ww2-1970s
internal iranians rising up against shah
when was iranian revolution
who lead iranian revolution
shah
iranian revolution
1978-1979
Ayatoliah Khomeini
title for leader of iran from ww2-1970s
shah
internal iranians rising up against shah
iranian revolution
10 terms
Iran
true/false extended family lives in th…
what is the life expectancy?
does Iran practice westernized medicine?
how do Iranians respond to pain?
true
73
yes
they are very expressive
true/false extended family lives in th…
true
what is the life expectancy?
73
34 terms
Iran
When did the Persian Empire Start ruli…
Persian Empire known for its what
What is the Persian empire's capital
What is in Parsepolis
500s BC
Paintings, carpets, metalwork, and architecture
Persepolis
Walls and statues with gold, Silver, and precious jewels
When did the Persian Empire Start ruli…
500s BC
Persian Empire known for its what
Paintings, carpets, metalwork, and architecture
iran
population
capital
leader
Where is Iran?
74 milion
tehran
shah
East of iraq
population
74 milion
capital
tehran
17 terms
Iran
In 1979 how many americans were taken…
Secular
Theocracy
Jihad
66 and the U.S Embassy
Not religius
A government lead by religion
Holy War
In 1979 how many americans were taken…
66 and the U.S Embassy
Secular
Not religius
Iran
Who is Ruhollah Khomeini
What is theocracy
What is the Koran
What is Farsi
First supreme leader of Iran
Ruled by religion
Central holy book of Islam
Language of Iran
Who is Ruhollah Khomeini
First supreme leader of Iran
What is theocracy
Ruled by religion
Iran
What is the capital of Iran?
What is the climate of Iran?
What is the main ethnicity in Iran?
What is the main language in Iran?
Tehran
Dry plateau
...
Persian, Farsi
What is the capital of Iran?
Tehran
What is the climate of Iran?
Dry plateau
10 terms
Iran
what mandates did the French control?
what mandates did the British control?
what year was the first oil deal made?
What year was the deal updated?
Syria, Lebanon
Palestine, transjordan
1908
1933
what mandates did the French control?
Syria, Lebanon
what mandates did the British control?
Palestine, transjordan
iran
who was in control of the marriages
who was the conflict between in the Ir…
How did the Shah negatively effect his…
Who was a major figure in the iranian…
women
the Shah and the people
he ignored public criticism, and used violence against his pe…
muhammad
who was in control of the marriages
women
who was the conflict between in the Ir…
the Shah and the people
Iran
Young or old population?
Ethnically Diverse
Safavid Dynasty (1502-1736)
Shia Islam
Young, median age is 27
Persian, Azeri, Kurds, Arabs, Baluchis
adoption of Shia Islam as the state religion
form of islam that claims that the members of the Prophet's f…
Young or old population?
Young, median age is 27
Ethnically Diverse
Persian, Azeri, Kurds, Arabs, Baluchis
17 terms
Iran
Second largest country in the middle e…
Called Persia until 1935
Operation Ajax (When and what was it?)
How did Operation Ajax benefit Western…
Iran
Iran
1953- US and Britain ousted democratically elected government…
-Secured access to oil... -Lessened Soviet alliance threat
Second largest country in the middle e…
Iran
Called Persia until 1935
Iran
Iran
define theocracy
define sactions
define bonyads
what existed before iran?f
when the government rules through religion
restrictions on economic interactions
religious charitable foundations
persia
define theocracy
when the government rules through religion
define sactions
restrictions on economic interactions
24 terms
Iran
In contrast to political cultures in n…
Which of the following are directly el…
The highest official representing demo…
Which of the following would be most l…
Persian cultural roots
reps to the Majlis, the president, and members of the Assembl…
president
a middle-class bazaari
In contrast to political cultures in n…
Persian cultural roots
Which of the following are directly el…
reps to the Majlis, the president, and members of the Assembl…
14 terms
Iran
Brief Description
Constitution
Executive System of government
President
-Does not belong in Arab community... -Size of Alaska... -80 millio…
-The Islamic Republic Exists not to serve the individual but…
-Semi Presidential theocracy... Supreme leader and President
-Two four year terms... -Cannot veto legislation... -directly elect…
Brief Description
-Does not belong in Arab community... -Size of Alaska... -80 millio…
Constitution
-The Islamic Republic Exists not to serve the individual but…
Iran
When were the hostages released?
What did Reza promote?
What did Reza stress be taught?
What did Reza want to end?
January 20, 1981
Westernization
Math and Science
Foreign Influence
When were the hostages released?
January 20, 1981
What did Reza promote?
Westernization
Iran
How did Mohammad Reza Shah come to pow…
What did Mohammad Reza Shah do to keep…
What did Mohammad Reza Shah change?
What was Mohammad Reza Shah's connecti…
British officials allowed him to overthrow his father in 1941.
He would torture, kill, and imprison people who disagreed wit…
- Demanded the right to appoint a prime minister... -Didn't requ…
Recieved lots of aid in terms of weapons. U.S controlled 50%…
How did Mohammad Reza Shah come to pow…
British officials allowed him to overthrow his father in 1941.
What did Mohammad Reza Shah do to keep…
He would torture, kill, and imprison people who disagreed wit…
iran
white revolution
allah hu akbar
premiership offered to ?
islamic state returns
declared new rights for women... right to vote and right to atte…
demanded shah be deposed... demanded return of ayatollah
dr. shahpur bahktiar... ayatollah was invited back... wanted islami…
enemies of the islamic revolution are executed... political part…
white revolution
declared new rights for women... right to vote and right to atte…
allah hu akbar
demanded shah be deposed... demanded return of ayatollah
12 terms
Iran
What was Iran called until 1935?
When and how did Iran become an Islami…
What did Khomeini and his forces do?
What was the deal with the embassy?
Persia
1979, after shah Pahlavi forced into exile
Established a theocracy under a Supreme Leader accountable on…
Group of Iranian students seized embassy in 1979 and held sta…
What was Iran called until 1935?
Persia
When and how did Iran become an Islami…
1979, after shah Pahlavi forced into exile
Iran
Iran was formerly called?
The Iranians once believed in what rel…
The king of Iran became who?
What was Shah Reza Pahlavi's goal?
Persia
Zoroastrian... Shia Islam
Shah Reza Pahlavi
Modernize
Iran was formerly called?
Persia
The Iranians once believed in what rel…
Zoroastrian... Shia Islam
24 terms
Iran
Land reform program
Other things the shah did
What reforms happened in 1979
Phase one of revolution (1978-1979) Ca…
Shah broke up large estates and distributed it out to peasants
improve healthcare, give women right to vote,improve educatio…
supporters of Khomeini overthrew the gov, everything was anti…
People wanted to seek change, Shah abolished the 2 political…
Land reform program
Shah broke up large estates and distributed it out to peasants
Other things the shah did
improve healthcare, give women right to vote,improve educatio…
Iran
What spurs Western development in Iran?
What controversy does oil cause in the…
Who came to power in Iran after WWII?
What year did Iranian Nationalists for…
Profits from oil
Traditional Islamic values vs. Western materialism
Mohammed Reza Shah Pahlavi
1953
What spurs Western development in Iran?
Profits from oil
What controversy does oil cause in the…
Traditional Islamic values vs. Western materialism
Iran
What political system best describes I…
What is the political culture of Iran
What are the democratically elected in…
What is the final legal authority of I…
theocracy
Doesn't have a homogeneous political culture but it leans tow…
President, Assembly of Religious Experts, and the Majilis
Constitution of 1979
What political system best describes I…
theocracy
What is the political culture of Iran
Doesn't have a homogeneous political culture but it leans tow…
Iran
Iran's ancient traditions rooted in th…
In recent years a crisis in political…
Which of the following characteristics…
Which of the following countries did N…
d) rule by religious clerics
b) divinely inspired clerical rule
a) authoritarianism
a) Great Britain
Iran's ancient traditions rooted in th…
d) rule by religious clerics
In recent years a crisis in political…
b) divinely inspired clerical rule
13 terms
Iran
Founder of the Achaemenid Persian empire
Who conquered Media, Lydia, and Babylon?
Who was the third ruler of the Persian…
Who established a system of provinces…
Cyrus
Cyrus
Darius I
Darius I
Founder of the Achaemenid Persian empire
Cyrus
Who conquered Media, Lydia, and Babylon?
Cyrus
10 terms
Iran
What is the capital of Iran?
What is unique about their citizenship…
What must women wear?
What revolution served as a falling in…
Tehrain
There is no dual citizenship
Hi jabs and full body covering
The Iranian Revolution
What is the capital of Iran?
Tehrain
What is unique about their citizenship…
There is no dual citizenship
14 terms
Iran
The Shah
US policy:
Iranian Revolution 1978-1979
Who is revolution led by>
leader of Iran
they support the Shah because he is an anti communist, he was…
Internal revolution of Iranians against the Shah.
the Ayatollah (religious muslim title) = Khomeini (last name)…
The Shah
leader of Iran
US policy:
they support the Shah because he is an anti communist, he was…
Iran
Abdicate
Majilis
Islamist
What religion were the Iranians (Persi…
Force to step down from the throne
Parliament
One who is looking for a Muslim government
Zorastrian
Abdicate
Force to step down from the throne
Majilis
Parliament
Iran
What is the guardian council?
What is uranium?
Who is Mohammed Reza Shah Pahlavi?
Who is Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini?
A council formulated to closely examine legislation and overs…
A radioactive element that is used to make nuclear energy and…
A prior king who made many reforms to westenize Iran which he…
The former supreme leader of Iran who returned Iran to its tr…
What is the guardian council?
A council formulated to closely examine legislation and overs…
What is uranium?
A radioactive element that is used to make nuclear energy and…
Iran
What religion are majority of Muslims?
How old is most of the population?
What is the executive branch?
Main export?
Shiite Muslims (Shia)
1/4 under age of 15, median age is 26
Dual executive of Supreme Leader and President
Oil
What religion are majority of Muslims?
Shiite Muslims (Shia)
How old is most of the population?
1/4 under age of 15, median age is 26
71 terms
Iran
President Ahmadinejad won the presiden…
Which government body has the power to…
Iran is notable for which geographic f…
The majority of Iranians speak... a. Arab…
e. All of the above are reasons that President Ahmadinejad wo…
a. Guardian Council
d. Most of its territory is inhospitable to agriculture, and…
b. Persian or Farsi.
President Ahmadinejad won the presiden…
e. All of the above are reasons that President Ahmadinejad wo…
Which government body has the power to…
a. Guardian Council
18 terms
Iran
Powers of Supreme Leader?
Powers of President?
Powers of Majles?
Powers of Guardian Council?
-appoints clerics/religious 1/2 of Guardian Council, Chief Ju…
-head of executive branch of government & economy... -appoints g…
-approve presidential appointments... -impeaches president and p…
-vet all elected candidates... -approve/veto legislation in acco…
Powers of Supreme Leader?
-appoints clerics/religious 1/2 of Guardian Council, Chief Ju…
Powers of President?
-head of executive branch of government & economy... -appoints g…
Iran
Where is Iran located?
What is the Life Expectancy?
What types of schools are increasing i…
What is the official language spoke in…
West Asia
70 years old
Schools for Girls
Persian
Where is Iran located?
West Asia
What is the Life Expectancy?
70 years old
13 terms
Iran
How big
What was it once known as
What mountains are they surrounded by
What percent of land is farmable
About the size of Alaska
Persia
Elburz and Zagros
12%
How big
About the size of Alaska
What was it once known as
Persia
15 terms
Iran
what is sharia law?
what is Islamism?
what is Islamic fundamentalism?
what are the key aspects of Iran as an…
laws derived from the Quran (religious law)
-idea that tenets of Islam should be applied to social and po…
-state based on very rigid and puritanical interpretation of…
-world's only theocracy... -touts itself as a republic (power re…
what is sharia law?
laws derived from the Quran (religious law)
what is Islamism?
-idea that tenets of Islam should be applied to social and po…
42 terms
Iran
nominate
redesign
the crown
to be crowned
aufstellen, nominieren,... ernennen
Neugestaltung
die Krone
gekrönt werden
nominate
aufstellen, nominieren,... ernennen
redesign
Neugestaltung
Iran
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Ashura
Assembly of Experts
ayatollah
President of Iran from 2005-2013 dealt a blow to reform huge
the most important Shia religious holiday, commemorating the…
elected body that chooses the supreme leader
in shiite islam a title in the religious heiarchy achieved by…
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
President of Iran from 2005-2013 dealt a blow to reform huge
Ashura
the most important Shia religious holiday, commemorating the…
10 terms
Iran
The Baghdad Pact (1955)
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
WW1 result
White Revolution (1963- 1978)
formed in 1955 by Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, and the Unite…
established a single party state, launched White Revolution,…
overthrow of the current leader of Iran, and put into power R…
a series of reforms, proof of modernization and westernizatio…
The Baghdad Pact (1955)
formed in 1955 by Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, Turkey, and the Unite…
Mohammad Reza Pahlavi
established a single party state, launched White Revolution,…
Iran
President
Cabinet
The Majles (parliament)
Assembly of Experts
-must be shi'ite and uphold islamic principles... -elected by ma…
-chosen by the president & approved by the Majles... -can be imp…
-290 members; all 4 year terms... -candidates vetted by the guar…
-directly elected... -86 educated clerics... -8 year terms... -guardia…
President
-must be shi'ite and uphold islamic principles... -elected by ma…
Cabinet
-chosen by the president & approved by the Majles... -can be imp…
32 terms
Iran
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Anglo Iranian Oil Company
ayatollah
Central Committee
president from 2005 to 2013
British company that owned Iran's oil until 1954
"sign of god" highest ranking religious official in Shia Isla…
central decision making body in the communist structure
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
president from 2005 to 2013
Anglo Iranian Oil Company
British company that owned Iran's oil until 1954
12 terms
Iran
Mohammed Reza Shah
Mohammad Mosaddeq
The White Revolution
The Iranian Revolution
Prime minister of Iran after they occupied UK & USSR, when hi…
Prime minister from 1951-1953, until a coup overthrew him
Goal was to bring Iran into the modern era in 1963, was influ…
The rise of conflicts which made Ayatollah Khomeini replace t…
Mohammed Reza Shah
Prime minister of Iran after they occupied UK & USSR, when hi…
Mohammad Mosaddeq
Prime minister from 1951-1953, until a coup overthrew him
16 terms
Iran
1871
1891
1896
1905-1911
Nasradine Chah engage des réformes pour moderniser l'Iran
Révolte du Tabac
Assassinat de Nasradine
Révolution constitutionnelle
1871
Nasradine Chah engage des réformes pour moderniser l'Iran
1891
Révolte du Tabac
Iran
resolution... (It might break a United Na…
calls on... (It calls on Iran not to deve…
conventional... (This missile launch only…
U.N. Security Council... (U.N. Security C…
határozat... (It might break a United Nations ...........)
felszólít, felkér... (It ........ Iran not to develop missiles.)
hagyományos... (This missile launch only tested ........... weap…
ENSZ Biztonsági Tanács... (..................... might investiga…
resolution... (It might break a United Na…
határozat... (It might break a United Nations ...........)
calls on... (It calls on Iran not to deve…
felszólít, felkér... (It ........ Iran not to develop missiles.)
Iran
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud:
Ayatollah Khomeini:
Bonyads:
Hassan Rouhani
President of Iran from 2005 to 2013
first supreme leader of Iran, from 1980 to his death in 1989
Parastatal foundations made in part from assets nationalised…
President of Iran since 2013
Ahmadinejad, Mahmoud:
President of Iran from 2005 to 2013
Ayatollah Khomeini:
first supreme leader of Iran, from 1980 to his death in 1989
21 terms
Iran
Ayatollah
Civil society
Theocracy
Majles
"Sign of god". High ranking cleric in Iran.
Space occupied by voluntary associations outside the state.
A state dominated by the clergy, who rule on the grounds that…
The Iranian parliament.
Ayatollah
"Sign of god". High ranking cleric in Iran.
Civil society
Space occupied by voluntary associations outside the state.
39 terms
Iran
population
Supreme Leader
bonyads
revolutionary guard
Persian, speak Farsi, vast majority is Shi'a, not Sunni
...
religious charitable organizations... Iranian charitable foundat…
a faction of Iran's military that is only controlled by the L…
population
Persian, speak Farsi, vast majority is Shi'a, not Sunni
Supreme Leader
...
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