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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…
29 terms
Middle East
Syria
Bahrain
Afghanistan
Kuwait
1
2
3
4
Syria
1
Bahrain
2
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
27 terms
Middle East
Azerbaijan
Afghanistan
India
Iran
Azerbaijan
Afghanistan
20 terms
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…
13 terms
The Middle East
Israel
Iran
Qatar
Saudi Arabia
Israel
Iran
16 terms
Middle East
Iran
Pakistan
Saudi Arabia
Israel
Iran
Pakistan
24 terms
Middle East
Sinai Peninsula
Jordan
Iraq
Turkey
...
Amman
Baghdad
Ankara
Sinai Peninsula
...
Jordan
Amman
8 terms
Middle East
Cyprus
Egypt
Jordan
Kazakhstan
Cyprus
Egypt
14 terms
Middle east
Turkey
Yemen
Jordan
Qator
Ankara
Dana
Ammon
Doha
Turkey
Ankara
Yemen
Dana
13 terms
Middle East
Iraq
Syria
Isreal
Jordan
Iraq
Syria
5 terms
middle east
Dome of the Rock - (Early Middle Ages)
Sutton Hoo purse cover - (Early Middle…
(Tunc Crucifixerant) XPI, Book of Kell…
Four Evangelists - (Early Middle Ages)
Dome of the Rock - (Early Middle Ages)
Sutton Hoo purse cover - (Early Middle…
20 terms
Middle East
Afghanistan
Arabian Peninsula
Arabian Sea
Black Sea
Afghanistan
Arabian Peninsula
10 terms
Middle East
Bagdad
Beirut
Cario
Damascus
Iraq
Lebanon
Egypt
Syria
Bagdad
Iraq
Beirut
Lebanon
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
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…
15 terms
Middle East
Bahrain
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Manama
Tehran
Baghdad
Jerusalem
Bahrain
Manama
Iran
Tehran
12 terms
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
10 terms
Middle East
Israel
Jordan
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Jerusalem
Amman
Riyadh
Tehran
Israel
Jerusalem
Jordan
Amman
16 terms
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…
26 terms
Middle East
Azerbaijan
Afghanistan
Iran
Kazakhstan
Azerbaijan
Afghanistan
16 terms
middle east
Saudi Arabia
Bahrain
Iran
Iraq
Saudi Arabia
Bahrain
18 terms
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…
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
10 terms
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
14 terms
Middle east
Turkey
Yemen
Jordan
Qator
Ankara
Dana
Ammon
Doha
Turkey
Ankara
Yemen
Dana
32 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Azerbaijan
Turkmenistan
Kyrgyzstan
Ankara
Baku
Ashgabat
Bishkek
Turkey
Ankara
Azerbaijan
Baku
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
Turkey
Syria
Iraq
Iran
Turkey
Syria
26 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Afghanistan
Iran
Oman
Turkey
Afghanistan
38 terms
Middle East
Egypt
Nile River
Cairo
Sinai Peninsula
country
water
city
land area
Egypt
country
Nile River
water
19 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Jordan
Lebanon
Israel
Ankara
Amman
Beirut
Jerusalem
Turkey
Ankara
Jordan
Amman
15 terms
Middle East*
Bahrain
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Bahrain
Iran
Middle East
Iran
Iraq
Kuwait
Afghanistan
Iran
Iraq
35 terms
Middle East
Elburz mountains
Red Sea
Black Sea
Mediterranean
These mountains are south of the Caspian Sea and north of Teh…
This sea is west of the Arabian Peninsula and south of Sinai…
This sea is north of Turkey
This sea is south of Turkey
Elburz mountains
These mountains are south of the Caspian Sea and north of Teh…
Red Sea
This sea is west of the Arabian Peninsula and south of Sinai…
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…
55 terms
Middle East
Ankara
Nicosia
Damascus
Beirut
Turkey
Cyprus
Syria
Lebanon
Ankara
Turkey
Nicosia
Cyprus
22 terms
The Middle East
The Middle East
Peace
Islam
Muslims practice
Area in which Africa, Asia, and Europe interconnect.
What Arabic word is the word "Islam" derived from
means seeking peace by submitting to the Divine Will.
Five Pillars of Islam
The Middle East
Area in which Africa, Asia, and Europe interconnect.
Peace
What Arabic word is the word "Islam" derived from
16 terms
Middle East
Zionism
Goal of Pan Arabism
What did Gamal Abdel, President of Egy…
Camp David Accords
movement for a Jewish homeland in Palestine
to unite all Arab nations with common language and customs
led the Pan Arab movement and reclaimed the Suez Canal
agreement where Egypt recognized Israel and Israel returned l…
Zionism
movement for a Jewish homeland in Palestine
Goal of Pan Arabism
to unite all Arab nations with common language and customs
10 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Iran
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Ankara
Tehran
Kabul
Islamabad
Turkey
Ankara
Iran
Tehran
26 terms
Middle East
Riyadh 495
What are three main religions of the M…
Before the Arabian Sea enters the Pers…
The Muslim religion was first spread b…
largest city in Saudi Arabia
...
Gulf of Oman
Arabs
Riyadh 495
largest city in Saudi Arabia
What are three main religions of the M…
...
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
17 terms
Middle East
Bahrain
Cyprus
Golan Heights
Iran
Bahrain
Cyprus
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
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
45 terms
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…
20 terms
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…
21 terms
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
16 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Lebanon
Israel
Turkey
Syria
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