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24 terms
Middle East
War in Afghanistan
Saddam Hussein
Osama bin Laden
Al Qaeda
2001; led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle al-Qaeda and…
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
(1957-2011) Founder of al Qaeda, the terrorist network respon…
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
War in Afghanistan
2001; led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle al-Qaeda and…
Saddam Hussein
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
Middle East
Mesopotamia
Tigris
Nile
delta
land between two rivers
river in Iraq
river in Egypt
fertile land at the mouth of a river
Mesopotamia
land between two rivers
Tigris
river in Iraq
29 terms
Middle East
Syria
Bahrain
Afghanistan
Kuwait
1
2
3
4
Syria
1
Bahrain
2
Middle East
Islamic Fundamentalism
Zionism
OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Export…
Terrorism
Movement by Muslim reformers who oppose westernization and wa…
A policy for establishing and developing a national homeland…
An organization of countries formed in 1961 to agree on a com…
The use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of politi…
Islamic Fundamentalism
Movement by Muslim reformers who oppose westernization and wa…
Zionism
A policy for establishing and developing a national homeland…
37 terms
Middle East
Label: Countries
Label: Capitals/Cities
Label: Bodies of Water
Muslims
Bahrain, Cyprus, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon,…
Jerusalem, Mecca, Ankara, Beirut, Amman, Baghdad, Istanbul, D…
Dead Sea, Euphrates River, Jordan River, Persian Gulf, Red Se…
Followers of Islam
Label: Countries
Bahrain, Cyprus, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon,…
Label: Capitals/Cities
Jerusalem, Mecca, Ankara, Beirut, Amman, Baghdad, Istanbul, D…
22 terms
middle east
afghanistan
egypt
Jordon
Morocco
kabul
cairo
Amman
Rabat
afghanistan
kabul
egypt
cairo
52 terms
Middle East
Natural Resourses
renewable resources
Nonrenewable resources
GDP per capita
the unintended consequences of any business, industry, or act…
resourses that are infinite, and cannot be used up
resourses that are finite, limited in supply, and can be used…
total value of all goods and services produced and sold by a…
Natural Resourses
the unintended consequences of any business, industry, or act…
renewable resources
resourses that are infinite, and cannot be used up
Middle East
Natural resources
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
GPD per capita
any material that comes from the Earth that humans use to mee…
resources that are infinite, and cannot be used up
resources that are finite, limited in supply, and can be used…
total value of all goods and services produced and sold by a…
Natural resources
any material that comes from the Earth that humans use to mee…
renewable resources
resources that are infinite, and cannot be used up
128 terms
Middle East
Bedouin
Majlis
Sheikh
Muhammad
-Roman times region inhabited by these people... -nomads organiz…
-selected sheikh... -council of elders
-ruling member of tribe... -ruled in concent of majlis
- merchant family-Hashemite clan... -married his boss-Khadija…
Bedouin
-Roman times region inhabited by these people... -nomads organiz…
Majlis
-selected sheikh... -council of elders
Middle East
Natural resources
Renewable resources
GDP per capita
Standard of living
any material that comes from the Earth that humans use to mee…
resources that are infinite, and cannot be used up
total value of all goods and services produced and sold by a…
level of wealth, comfort, and material goods a person or coun…
Natural resources
any material that comes from the Earth that humans use to mee…
Renewable resources
resources that are infinite, and cannot be used up
Middle east
Turkey
Yemen
Jordan
Qator
Ankara
Dana
Ammon
Doha
Turkey
Ankara
Yemen
Dana
37 terms
Middle East
mesopotamia
zionism
temple mount
islamic shia imams
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
A movement to create a Jewish homeland in Palestine
Holiest place in Islam. There is also tension here because of…
Only direct decendents from Mohammad are qualified to become.…
mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
zionism
A movement to create a Jewish homeland in Palestine
Middle East
Monotheistic
Judaism
Ethnic group
Religious group
belief in 1 god
the religion of the Jews, based on the Old Testament... the reli…
relating to or characteristic of a human group having racial,…
accordance with the principles of a religion
Monotheistic
belief in 1 god
Judaism
the religion of the Jews, based on the Old Testament... the reli…
15 terms
Middle East
Bahrain
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Manama
Tehran
Baghdad
Jerusalem
Bahrain
Manama
Iran
Tehran
Middle East
Alluvial soil
wadi
phosphate
aquifer
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during a heavy…
a natural mineral containing chemical compounds often used in…
underground water-bearing layers of porous rock, sand, or gra…
Alluvial soil
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
wadi
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during a heavy…
14 terms
Middle east
Turkey
Yemen
Jordan
Qator
Ankara
Dana
Ammon
Doha
Turkey
Ankara
Yemen
Dana
5 terms
Middle East
The continents of the Middle East
The percentage of the world's oil in t…
The number of countries in the Middle…
The main religion of the Middle East
Africa and Asia
65%
22
Islam
The continents of the Middle East
Africa and Asia
The percentage of the world's oil in t…
65%
55 terms
Middle East
Ankara
Nicosia
Damascus
Beirut
Turkey
Cyprus
Syria
Lebanon
Ankara
Turkey
Nicosia
Cyprus
20 terms
Middle East
Kibbutz
Martyr
Burqa or burka*
Ostentatious
(in Israel) a community settlement, usually agricultural, org…
a person who is put to death or endures great suffering on be…
A long, tent-like garment that covers women completely and ha…
showy; pretentious; trying to attract attention (adj)
Kibbutz
(in Israel) a community settlement, usually agricultural, org…
Martyr
a person who is put to death or endures great suffering on be…
32 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Azerbaijan
Turkmenistan
Kyrgyzstan
Ankara
Baku
Ashgabat
Bishkek
Turkey
Ankara
Azerbaijan
Baku
12 terms
Middle East
irrigation
alluvial plain
atheism
monotheism
a way of supplying water to an area of land
area that is built up by rich fertile soil left by river floods
a lack of belief in the existence of God or gods
belief in one God
irrigation
a way of supplying water to an area of land
alluvial plain
area that is built up by rich fertile soil left by river floods
13 terms
The Middle East
Israel
Iran
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Israel
Iran
16 terms
Middle East
Iran
Pakistan
Saudi Arabia
Israel
Iran
Pakistan
11 terms
The Middle East
Judaism
Christianity
Islam
Cultural Hearth
-small world religion... -Founder: ABRAHAM... -holy place: Jerusale…
-founder: JESUS... -The Holy Bible... -holy place: Bethlehem, Jerus…
-founder: MUHAMMAD... -Quran... -holy place: Mecca, Jerusalem... -Rama…
region where a specific culture originated... (Tigris,Euphrates…
Judaism
-small world religion... -Founder: ABRAHAM... -holy place: Jerusale…
Christianity
-founder: JESUS... -The Holy Bible... -holy place: Bethlehem, Jerus…
10 terms
Middle East
Bagdad
Beirut
Cario
Damascus
Iraq
Lebanon
Egypt
Syria
Bagdad
Iraq
Beirut
Lebanon
18 terms
Middle East
Fertile Crescent
Code of Hammurabi
Traditional Society
Social Mobility
Arc of land from Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf where earl…
- Oldest written system of laws... - created by King Hammurabi o…
Simple class structures with little social mobility and relia…
Ability to move between social classes freely
Fertile Crescent
Arc of land from Mediterranean to the Persian Gulf where earl…
Code of Hammurabi
- Oldest written system of laws... - created by King Hammurabi o…
18 terms
Middle East
Arid Region
Capital Goods
Climograph
Cultural Diffusion
A region with a severe lack of water, such as the Middle East.
Goods that are used for creating other goods, not for people…
A plot of the temperature and precipitation in a particular r…
The expansion and adoption of a cultural element, from its pl…
Arid Region
A region with a severe lack of water, such as the Middle East.
Capital Goods
Goods that are used for creating other goods, not for people…
37 terms
Middle East
Label: Countries
Label: Capitals/Cities
Label: Bodies of Water
Muslims
Bahrain, Cyprus, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon,…
Jerusalem, Mecca, Ankara, Beirut, Amman, Baghdad, Istanbul, D…
Dead Sea, Euphrates River, Jordan River, Persian Gulf, Red Se…
Followers of Islam
Label: Countries
Bahrain, Cyprus, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon,…
Label: Capitals/Cities
Jerusalem, Mecca, Ankara, Beirut, Amman, Baghdad, Istanbul, D…
15 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Israel
Bahrain
What Country Is this?
What Country Is this?
What Country Is this?
What Country Is this?
Turkey
What Country Is this?
Syria
What Country Is this?
8 terms
Middle East
Cyprus
Egypt
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Cyprus
Egypt
40 terms
The Middle East
Religion
Monotheism
Bias
Terrorism
A set if beliefs and practices that a group of people use to…
belief in one God
A personal preference or point of view that can be interfere…
Acts of violence meant to bring about change or a specific wa…
Religion
A set if beliefs and practices that a group of people use to…
Monotheism
belief in one God
24 terms
Middle East
Sinai Peninsula
Jordan
Iraq
Turkey
...
Amman
Baghdad
Ankara
Sinai Peninsula
...
Jordan
Amman
Middle East
Kazakhstan
Uzbekistan
Turkmenistan
Kyrgyzstan
Astana
Tashkent
Ashgabat
Bishek
Kazakhstan
Astana
Uzbekistan
Tashkent
Middle East
Prophet
Pilgramege
Muslim
Arabic
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
middle ages
A follower of Islam
language most North Africans speak
Prophet
a person regarded as an inspired teacher or proclaimer of the…
Pilgramege
middle ages
42 terms
Middle East
Middle East
Nomads
Thwabs
Ghutra
Geo-Political designation of the area stretching from the eas…
People who wander from place to place with herds of animals
A robe that keeps you cool.
A square piece of cotton worn on the head that keeps sand, du…
Middle East
Geo-Political designation of the area stretching from the eas…
Nomads
People who wander from place to place with herds of animals
Middle East
Turkey
Iran
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Ankara
Tehran
Kabul
Islamabad
Turkey
Ankara
Iran
Tehran
20 terms
Middle East
Afghanistan
Cyprus
Iran
Iraq
Kabul
Nicosia
Tehran
Baghdad
Afghanistan
Kabul
Cyprus
Nicosia
17 terms
Middle East
Ottoman Empire
Middle East
Nile River , Suez Canal, Sinai Peninsula
Suez Canal
Broke up and became mostly Turkey after WWI
Area in North Africa and Southwest Asia
Located in Egypt
Connects the Mediterranean Sea to the Red Sea
Ottoman Empire
Broke up and became mostly Turkey after WWI
Middle East
Area in North Africa and Southwest Asia
6 terms
Middle east
Amm
Bey
Cai
Dxb
Amman
Beirut
Cairo
Dubai
Amm
Amman
Bey
Beirut
21 terms
Middle East
Morocco
Libya
Tunisia
Egypt
Rabat
Tripoli
Tunis
Cairo
Morocco
Rabat
Libya
Tripoli
38 terms
Middle East
Egypt
Nile River
Cairo
Sinai Peninsula
country
water
city
land area
Egypt
country
Nile River
water
Middle East
Sinai Peninsula
kuwait
Saudi arabia
iraq
part of egypt
Kuwait city
riyadh
baghdad
Sinai Peninsula
part of egypt
kuwait
Kuwait city
Middle East
Rift Valley:
Kibbutz:
Moshav:
Monotheism:
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart
A collective farm in Israel
a cooperative settlement of small individual farms in Israel;…
Belief in one God
Rift Valley:
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart
Kibbutz:
A collective farm in Israel
Middle East
Mesopotamia
Ottoman Empire
P.L.O.
Zionist
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
The Turkish imperial state that conquered large amounts of la…
Palestinian Liberation Organization - a group dedicated to in…
Jews who wanted to make Palestine (Israel) an independent, Je…
Mesopotamia
A region between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers that develop…
Ottoman Empire
The Turkish imperial state that conquered large amounts of la…
Middle East
Hajj
Islam
Christianity
Non-Representative Governments
A journey to Mecca that is a religious duty for Muslims
the religion which teaches that there is only one God and tha…
the religion that is based on the teachings of Jesus Christ
Citizens do not get to decide who leads them. Examples are ab…
Hajj
A journey to Mecca that is a religious duty for Muslims
Islam
the religion which teaches that there is only one God and tha…
55 terms
Middle East
founder of Islam
Islamic holy book
most holy place in Islam
Muhammad's birthplace
Muhammad
Koran
Kaaba at the Great Mosque in Mecca
Mecca
founder of Islam
Muhammad
Islamic holy book
Koran
Middle East
President Nixon
Watergate Scandal
Palestine
United Nations
Helped ease the tensions between the US and Soviet Union by a…
Nixon's staff ordered a break-in at the Democratic headquarte…
Area in Europe that led to many conflicts between the Arabs a…
Divided Palestine between the Jews (Israel) and Arab nations.
President Nixon
Helped ease the tensions between the US and Soviet Union by a…
Watergate Scandal
Nixon's staff ordered a break-in at the Democratic headquarte…
The Middle East
Jews and Arabs both claim to be the ri…
Which two countries are home to majori…
After WWII the UN leaders decided
The Holocaust was led by
Palestine
Iran & Iraq
to divide Palestine into a Palestine state and a Jewish state
Adolf Hitler, the leader of the Nazi Party
Jews and Arabs both claim to be the ri…
Palestine
Which two countries are home to majori…
Iran & Iraq
19 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Jordan
Lebanon
Israel
Ankara
Amman
Beirut
Jerusalem
Turkey
Ankara
Jordan
Amman
30 terms
Middle East Test Review
Fertile Crescent, Highlands, & Arabian…
Before Common Era
Oil
Oasis
3 REGIONS in the Mid East
BCE stands for ...
Natural resource used to control other countries
Refuge from sun in the desert
Fertile Crescent, Highlands, & Arabian…
3 REGIONS in the Mid East
Before Common Era
BCE stands for ...
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