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23 terms
middle east
Turkmenistan
Azerbaijan
Armenia
Georgia
Ashgabat
Baku
Yerevan
Tbilisi
Turkmenistan
Ashgabat
Azerbaijan
Baku
82 terms
Middle East
Gamel Nasser
Anthony Eden
Lester Pearson
United Nations
Who was the president of Egypt that nationalized the Suez Can…
British prime minister during Suez crisis... British Prime Minis…
Canadian diplomat who organized the United Nations emergency…
An organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promo…
Gamel Nasser
Who was the president of Egypt that nationalized the Suez Can…
Anthony Eden
British prime minister during Suez crisis... British Prime Minis…
26 terms
Middle East
Iraq
Iran
Turkey
Yemen
Iraq
Iran
25 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Iraq
Jordan
Turkey
Syria
15 terms
Middle East
Egypt
Turkey
Israel
Iran
Cairo
Ankara
Jerusalem
Tehran Ashkhbad
Egypt
Cairo
Turkey
Ankara
37 terms
Middle East
Black Sea
Turkey
Taurus Mountains
Syria
Black Sea
Turkey
11 terms
Middle East
Arid
Dwellers
Landlocked
Christianity
Hot and dry area
A person or animal that lives in a particular place
country with no land bordering a sea or an ocean
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
Arid
Hot and dry area
Dwellers
A person or animal that lives in a particular place
24 terms
middle east
Turkey
Kazakhstan
Aerbaijan
Iran
Turkey
Kazakhstan
56 terms
Middle East
Abu Dhabi
Afghanistan
Amman
Ankara
Capital of U. N.E
Capital of Jordan
Capital of Turkey
Abu Dhabi
Capital of U. N.E
Afghanistan
17 terms
middle east
crude oil
monotheistic
mecca
Islam:
petroleum that has not been processed
belief in one god
the holiest city of Islam, located in Saudi Arabia, where peo…
a monotheistic religion based on the teachings of the prophet…
crude oil
petroleum that has not been processed
monotheistic
belief in one god
20 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Lebanon
Israel
Ankara
Damascus
Beirut
Jerusalem
Turkey
Ankara
Syria
Damascus
27 terms
Middle East
Mandates
al Qaeda
PLO
Hezbollah
A territory temporarily governed by another country on behalf…
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
Palestinian liberation Organization, fight for freedom of Pal…
A radical Shiite Muslim organization in Lebanon engaged in gu…
Mandates
A territory temporarily governed by another country on behalf…
al Qaeda
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
50 terms
Middle East
Libya
Egypt
Sudan
Abu Dhabi, U. A. E.
Libya
Egypt
55 terms
Middle East
Ankara
Nicosia
Damascus
Beirut
Turkey
Cyprus
Syria
Lebanon
Ankara
Turkey
Nicosia
Cyprus
49 terms
Middle East
Benjamin Netanyahu ... Israel
Mahmoud Abbas... Palestinian National Aut…
Ayatoallah Ali Khamenei ... Iran
Hassan Rouhani ... Iran
Benjamin Netanyahu ... Israel
Mahmoud Abbas... Palestinian National Aut…
13 terms
Middle East
Arid
Oasis
Atlas Mountains
Ahaggar Mountains
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
A fertile place in a desert where there is water and vegetation
Africa's longest mountain range. Reaches across Morocco and A…
Mountain range in Algeria
Arid
Having little or no rainfall; very dry
Oasis
A fertile place in a desert where there is water and vegetation
37 terms
Middle east
Alluvial soil
Wadi
Phosphate
Domesticate
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during heavy rain
a natural mineral containing chemical compounds often used in…
to adapt plants and animals from the wild for human use
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 heavy rain
37 terms
Middle East
Alluuvial soil
wadi
phosphate
Domesticate
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during heavy rain
a natural mineral containing chemical
to adapt plants and animals from the wild for human use
Alluuvial soil
rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by running water
wadi
in the desert, a streambed that is dry except during heavy rain
19 terms
middle east
Saudi Arabia
Mecca
Medina
Yemen
Riyadh
below
above
Sanaa
Saudi Arabia
Riyadh
Mecca
below
27 terms
Middle East
Country
Turkey
Georgia
Armenia
Capitals
Ankara
Tbilisi
Yerevan
Country
Capitals
Turkey
Ankara
48 terms
Middle East
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Afghanistan
Armenia
37 terms
Middle East
Black Sea
Turkey
Taurus Mountains
Syria
Black Sea
Turkey
20 terms
Middle East
Jordan River
Dead Sea
Red Sea
Suez Canal
Separates Israel and Jordan, and Syria. Starts in sea of Gali…
33% salt and has a very low elevation
Between Saudi Arabia and Egypt
Cuts the trip in half. Man-Made
Jordan River
Separates Israel and Jordan, and Syria. Starts in sea of Gali…
Dead Sea
33% salt and has a very low elevation
12 terms
Middle East
Arid Region
Christianity
Democracy
Dwellers
A hot/dry region
A monotheistic religion that believes in Jesus and God
A government where the people have the power and when people…
to live or stay as a permanent resident
Arid Region
A hot/dry region
Christianity
A monotheistic religion that believes in Jesus and God
10 terms
Middle East
Location
Diverse Peoples
Diverse Peoples 1-5
WW1
Southwest of Asia. It is located in the centre of the trading…
They have many different cultural identities in the region. T…
1. Roman Empire... 2. Islamic Rulers (7th-10th cent.)... 3. Seljuks…
It influenced the history of the Middle East. Great Britain,…
Location
Southwest of Asia. It is located in the centre of the trading…
Diverse Peoples
They have many different cultural identities in the region. T…
18 terms
Middle East
crude oil
Mecca
Slam
Muhammad
petroleum that has not been processed
: the holiest city of Islam, located in Saudi Arabia, where p…
: a monotheistic religion based on the teachings of the proph…
: the founder and a prophet of Islam, who lived part of his l…
crude oil
petroleum that has not been processed
Mecca
: the holiest city of Islam, located in Saudi Arabia, where p…
34 terms
Middle East
Iraq
Iran
Morroco
egypt
Iraq
Iran
24 terms
Middle East
Egypt
Libya
Tunisia
Saudi Arabia
Capital is Cairo
Capital is Riyadh
Egypt
Capital is Cairo
Libya
34 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Lebanon
Israel
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Turkey
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Syria
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18 terms
Middle East
Arid Region
Capital Goods
Christianity
Climograph
a region with a severe lack of water(dry)
Buildings, machines, technology, and tools needed to produce…
A monotheistic system of beliefs and practices based on the O…
A plot of the temperature and precipitation in a particular r…
Arid Region
a region with a severe lack of water(dry)
Capital Goods
Buildings, machines, technology, and tools needed to produce…
21 terms
Middle East
Golan Heights
Jihad
Tigris River
Sunni
A range of hills in the Middle East possession disputed betwe…
A war or struggle against unbelievers
One of the most important rivers of Southwest Asia & supporte…
One of the two main branches comprising 83% of all Muslims in…
Golan Heights
A range of hills in the Middle East possession disputed betwe…
Jihad
A war or struggle against unbelievers
35 terms
Middle East
Northern Tier
Arabian Peninsula
Fertile Crescent
The Nile Valley
-Across present day Iran and Turkey... -Anatolian Plateau (Large…
-Vast Plateau ... -Small population b/c lack of water... -Barren De…
-Along Tigris and Euphrates Rivers... -Housed one of the world's…
-Northern Africa- also cradle for early civilization... -Floodin…
Northern Tier
-Across present day Iran and Turkey... -Anatolian Plateau (Large…
Arabian Peninsula
-Vast Plateau ... -Small population b/c lack of water... -Barren De…
23 terms
Middle East
Iran
Iraq
Syria
Turkey
What country is this?
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What country is this?
What country is this?
Iran
What country is this?
Iraq
What country is this?
48 terms
Middle East
Dardanelles
Bosporus
Jordan River
Dead Sea
The strait between European and Asian Turkey, connecting the…
A strait connecting the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara.
A river in SW Asia going through Syria and Lebanon then going…
A salt lake between Israel and Jordan: the lowest lake in the…
Dardanelles
The strait between European and Asian Turkey, connecting the…
Bosporus
A strait connecting the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara.
13 terms
Middle East
Judaism
Christianity
Islams
Crusades
Religion, philosophy, and way of life of the Jewish people.
Religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Believe that Muhammad was the last prophet and he recorded th…
Series of Religious Wars that took place over several centuri…
Judaism
Religion, philosophy, and way of life of the Jewish people.
Christianity
Religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
25 terms
middle east
domesticate
hieroglyphics
geometric boundary
nationalism
to adapt plants and animals from the wild for human use
an ancient writing system used in egypt in which pictures and…
a fixed limit or extent that typically follows straight lines
a belief in the right of a nation to be an independent state
domesticate
to adapt plants and animals from the wild for human use
hieroglyphics
an ancient writing system used in egypt in which pictures and…
48 terms
Middle East
Judiasm (God? Mono/poly? Beliefs? When…
Christianity (God? Mono/poly? Beliefs?…
Islam (Origin? God? Prophets? Mono/pol…
Sunni vs Shi'ia/Shiite
-God is called God or Yhwa... -Monotheistic: believes in heaven,…
-God is called God... -Monotheistic: believes in heaven and trin…
-Muhammad was told the Qur'an by Angel Gabriel... -God is called…
Sunni: open to change- 80%, liberal, believes in electing s…
Judiasm (God? Mono/poly? Beliefs? When…
-God is called God or Yhwa... -Monotheistic: believes in heaven,…
Christianity (God? Mono/poly? Beliefs?…
-God is called God... -Monotheistic: believes in heaven and trin…
47 terms
middle east
Dardanelles
Bosporus
Jordan river
Dead Sea
A vital strait connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterranean
A strait connecting the Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
this river forms the natural boundary between Israel and Jord…
Saltiest body of water in the world
Dardanelles
A vital strait connecting the Black Sea and the Mediterranean
Bosporus
A strait connecting the Mediterranean and the Black Sea.
12 terms
Middle East
Arid Region
Christianity -- Christians
Democracy
Dwellers
A dry, sandy and little rainfall with extreme temperatures.
A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus, most for…
Government by the people through elected representatives. A p…
To live as a resident; reside.
Arid Region
A dry, sandy and little rainfall with extreme temperatures.
Christianity -- Christians
A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus, most for…
52 terms
Middle East
WMD'S:
PTSD:
Poppy Plants:
Tora-Bora:
Weapons of Mass Destruction
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Afghan soldiers destroyed them, the source of pain medication…
Place where we almost got Osama Bin Laden but lost him.
WMD'S:
Weapons of Mass Destruction
PTSD:
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
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,snd, or gravel
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…
21 terms
Middle East
Jihad
Golan Heights
Tigris river
Sunni
n. a war fought by Muslims to defend or spread their beliefs.
n. a hilly plateau overlooking the Jordan River and the Sea o…
n. one of the most important rivers of Southwest Asia.
n. one of the two main branches of Islam, comprising about 83…
Jihad
n. a war fought by Muslims to defend or spread their beliefs.
Golan Heights
n. a hilly plateau overlooking the Jordan River and the Sea o…
34 terms
Middle east
1
2
3
4
egypt
sudan
eritea
ethiopia
1
egypt
2
sudan
6 terms
Middle East Locations
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Saudi Arabia
Invaded by the United States for having "weapons of mass dest…
A Jewish nation founded in 1948.
Where Mecca is located
Iran
Iraq
Invaded by the United States for having "weapons of mass dest…
57 terms
Middle East
Israel used to be called ___
Israel is a ___ nation
Israel is known as the Holy land for _…
The Holy land led to the creation of I…
Palestine
muslim
Islam, Judaism, Christianity
Jews
Israel used to be called ___
Palestine
Israel is a ___ nation
muslim
29 terms
Middle East
Uzbekistan
Turkmenistan
Tajikistan
Kyrgyzstan
Tashkent
Ashkhabad
Dushanbe
Bishkek
Uzbekistan
Tashkent
Turkmenistan
Ashkhabad
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…
10 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Afghanistan
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
77 terms
Middle East Review
UNITARY
MONARCHY
CONFEDERATION
FEDERAL
a system of government where the central government holds all…
where a king or queen and his/her advisors make most of the d…
a government system where the local government holds all the…
a government system where the power is shared between the loc…
UNITARY
a system of government where the central government holds all…
MONARCHY
where a king or queen and his/her advisors make most of the d…
18 terms
middle east
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
Oman
United Arab Emirates
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
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