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Middle East
renewable resources
nonrenewable resources
GDP per capita
standard of living
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…
level of wealth, comfort, and material goods a person or coun…
renewable resources
resources that are infinite, and cannot be used up
nonrenewable resources
resources that are finite, limited in supply, and can be used…
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-) Founder of al Qaeda, the terrorist network responsibl…
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
War in Afghanistan
Saddam Hussein
Osama bin Laden
Al Qaeda
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
(1957-) Founder of al Qaeda, the terrorist network responsibl…
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
War in Afghanistan
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Saddam Hussein
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
8 terms
Middle East Terms
ethnic group
religious group
Christianity
Islam
a group of people who share the same culture; ... el grupo étnico
a group of people who share the same beliefs; people who foll…
A religion based on the life and teachings of Jesús;... el crist…
A religion based on the teachings of the prophet Muhammed whi…
ethnic group
a group of people who share the same culture; ... el grupo étnico
religious group
a group of people who share the same beliefs; people who foll…
41 terms
Middle East
Oil
Sinai Peninsula
Suez Canal
Golan Heights
Abundant natural resources found in the Middle East
Land taken from Egypt as a result of the six day war- returne…
Connects the "red" to the "med"- built by Britain and France…
Land taken from Syria and occupied by Israel following the si…
Oil
Abundant natural resources found in the Middle East
Sinai Peninsula
Land taken from Egypt as a result of the six day war- returne…
10 terms
Middle East
Zionist
Balfour Declaration
Arab Nationalism (Pan-Arabism)
intifada
Jewish nationalists who believed in a country of their own in…
1917, Britain's declaration of support for the foundation of…
Belief that all Arabs should ban together and form one large…
"uprising" marked by the protests throughout Israel
Zionist
Jewish nationalists who believed in a country of their own in…
Balfour Declaration
1917, Britain's declaration of support for the foundation of…
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…
23 terms
Middle east
War in Afghanistan
Al Qaeda
Hezbollah
Islamic Revolution
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
A radical Shiʿite Muslim organization in Lebanon engaged in g…
A revolution against the shah of Iran led by the Ayatollah Ru…
War in Afghanistan
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Al Qaeda
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
Middle East
Tigres river
Euphrates river
Red Sea
Straight of Hormuz
...
Tigres river
...
Euphrates river
25 terms
Middle East
Islamic Fundamentalism
Afghanistan
Taliban
Al Qaeda
Movement by Muslim reformers who oppose westernization and wa…
An Islamic country in Central Asia; bordered by Pakistan , Ir…
A group of fundamentalist Muslims who took control of Afghani…
A fundamentalist Islamic terrorist organization led by Saudi…
Islamic Fundamentalism
Movement by Muslim reformers who oppose westernization and wa…
Afghanistan
An Islamic country in Central Asia; bordered by Pakistan , Ir…
17 terms
Middle East Modern
dictator
revolution
terrorism
Maghreb
All powerful government leader, usually comes to power by mil…
Great and often violent change in government
acts of violence against civilians to support a cause or reac…
area of the Arab world that is in the most western part, Tuni…
dictator
All powerful government leader, usually comes to power by mil…
revolution
Great and often violent change in government
26 terms
middle east
morocco
Algeria
Libya
Egypt
Rabat
Algiers
Tripoli
Cairo
morocco
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
47 terms
Middle East
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
Babylonian Empire
Nile River
An area between the Euphrates and Tigris rivers. Mesopotamia…
The first empire, it was located on the fertile Crescent.
The empire was ruled by Nebuchanezer. Home of the hanging gar…
A river running through the Egyptian Empire.
Fertile Crescent
An area between the Euphrates and Tigris rivers. Mesopotamia…
Mesopotamia
The first empire, it was located on the fertile Crescent.
Middle East
What is the region that lies between E…
Middle East is the crossroads of what…
Caravans
Cultural Diffusion
Middle East
Africa, Asia, Europe
From India and China brought goods to the markets of the Midd…
Iron Making, Alphabet, Religions of Judaism, Christianity, an…
What is the region that lies between E…
Middle East
Middle East is the crossroads of what…
Africa, Asia, Europe
18 terms
Middle East
Judaism Book
Judaism Language
Judaism Symbols
Judaism Beliefs
Torah
Hebrew
Menorah/The Star of David
God will send a messiah who will redeem them from exhile.
Judaism Book
Torah
Judaism Language
Hebrew
Middle East
Climate
Domesticated
Orographic
Islam
Weather conditions in a specific area
A tamed animal
Relating to mountains
Muslim religion
Climate
Weather conditions in a specific area
Domesticated
A tamed animal
Middle East
the most important natural resouce
important economic resource
determined where Middle Easterners live
what people travel the desert, and who…
water
oil
water
bedouins
the most important natural resouce
water
important economic resource
oil
Middle east
Istanbul
Beruit
Tel Aviv
Jerusalem
top north west turkey
Middle of lebanon
North Israel
Middle of Israel
Istanbul
top north west turkey
Beruit
Middle of lebanon
16 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Cyprus
Lebanon
Israel
Ankara
Nicosia
Beirut
Jerusalem
Turkey
Ankara
Cyprus
Nicosia
Middle East
Middle East Deserts
Sahara Desert Located on
Rub al-Khali
Rub al-Khali located on
Sahara, Libyan, Negev, Sinai, Syrian, An Nafud, Empty Quarter…
Morocco
Is known as the Empty Quarter
The Arabian Peninsula in the South
Middle East Deserts
Sahara, Libyan, Negev, Sinai, Syrian, An Nafud, Empty Quarter…
Sahara Desert Located on
Morocco
15 terms
Middle east
Egypt
Iran
Iraq
Isreal
Ciro
Tehran
Baghdad
Jerusalem
Egypt
Ciro
Iran
Tehran
15 terms
Middle East
Maqam
Tarab
Taqsim
Suite
modal system in Middle East, similar to raga in India
emotional bond between performer and audience
solo improvised piece
number of compositions performed in a row
Maqam
modal system in Middle East, similar to raga in India
Tarab
emotional bond between performer and audience
Middle East
Nomads
Sedentary
Oasis
Caravan
people who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
permanently settled, especially nomads in fertile desert oaises
a fertile place in the desert, trading centers and rainwater
group of camels travelling together
Nomads
people who move from place to place in search of food and wat…
Sedentary
permanently settled, especially nomads in fertile desert oaises
26 terms
middle east
egypt
libya
iraq
iran
egypt
libya
Middle East
Arab-Israeli conflict
Creation of Israel
Suez Canal
Camp David Accords
fighting between Jews and Muslims caused by the creation of t…
Jewish state created in Palestine by the United Nations after…
A ship canal in northeastern Egypt linking the Red Sea with t…
A peace treaty between Israel and Egypt where Egypt agreed to…
Arab-Israeli conflict
fighting between Jews and Muslims caused by the creation of t…
Creation of Israel
Jewish state created in Palestine by the United Nations after…
20 terms
Middle East
Algeria
Morocco
Libya
Western Sahara
Algiers
Rabat
Tripoli
Laayoune
Algeria
Algiers
Morocco
Rabat
Middle East
Bedouin
Aquifer
Agricultural Revolution
Protectorates
desert nomads
layers of underground rock where water runoff from rains and…
8000 B.C. hunters and gatherers first began to raise plants a…
Areas that have their own government but are controlled by an…
Bedouin
desert nomads
Aquifer
layers of underground rock where water runoff from rains and…
10 terms
Middle East
Climate
Domesticated
Orographic
Islam
Weather conditions within a certain place, over a long period…
Cultivated for food
Relating to mountains especially with regards to their positi…
The Muslim religion
Climate
Weather conditions within a certain place, over a long period…
Domesticated
Cultivated for food
18 terms
middle east
turkey
syria
lebanon
israel
turkey
syria
14 terms
Middle East
ISIS
Sharia Law
Arab Spring
Infidel
An Islamist militant group that has seized a chunk of land st…
Literally meaning "the way" or "path" it is the law of Islam…
...
Literally means "unbeliever." It is usually used in connectio…
ISIS
An Islamist militant group that has seized a chunk of land st…
Sharia Law
Literally meaning "the way" or "path" it is the law of Islam…
14 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Iran
Iraq
Syria
What country am I?
What country am I?
What country am I?
What country am I?
Turkey
What country am I?
Iran
What country am I?
15 terms
Middle east
Taliban
Mosque
Algebra
Astrolabe
An Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan
Muslim place of worship
A branch of mathematics
An instrument used to find a seafaring vessels position from…
Taliban
An Islamic fundamentalist political movement in Afghanistan
Mosque
Muslim place of worship
15 terms
Middle east
Turkey
Lebanon
Israel
Saudi Arabia
Turkey
Lebanon
11 terms
MIDDLE EAST
Israel
Jordan
Syria
Lebanon
Capital: Jerusalem... Ancient Name: Israel (The Holy Land)
Capital: Amman... Ancient Name: Edom, Moab, Nabataea
Capital: Damascus... Ancient Name: Aram
Capital: Beirut... Ancient Name: Phonecia
Israel
Capital: Jerusalem... Ancient Name: Israel (The Holy Land)
Jordan
Capital: Amman... Ancient Name: Edom, Moab, Nabataea
Middle East
Maghrib
Mashriq
Ud
Maqam
Arabic name of region between Libya/Morocco
Arabic name for parts of Asia/Egypt populated by Arabs
fretless lute from Arabic music
Arabic/Turkish modes
Maghrib
Arabic name of region between Libya/Morocco
Mashriq
Arabic name for parts of Asia/Egypt populated by Arabs
Middle East
Turkey
Azerbaijan
Turkmenistan
Kyrgyzstan
Ankara
Baku
Ashgabat
Bishkek
Turkey
Ankara
Azerbaijan
Baku
8 terms
middle east
polytheism
millennium
monotheism
alluvial plain
the belief in more than one god
a period of a thousand years
the belief in one god
an area built up by rich fertile soil left by the river floods
polytheism
the belief in more than one god
millennium
a period of a thousand years
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…
Middle East
Climate
Domesticated
orographic
Islam
The statistics of weather
Tamed animal
Position or form of a mountain.
The religion articulated on the Quran.
Climate
The statistics of weather
Domesticated
Tamed animal
Middle East
Bahrain
Cyprus
Golan Heights
Iran
Bahrain
Cyprus
75 terms
Middle East
Bahrain
Egypt
Iraq
Jordan
Manama
Cairo
Baghdad
Amman
Bahrain
Manama
Egypt
Cairo
32 terms
Middle East
Peninsula
Colonialism
Coup
economic growth
a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out…
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
a sudden seizure of power, usually by the military, in which…
expansion of the economy to produce more goods, jobs, and wea…
Peninsula
a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out…
Colonialism
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose…
21 terms
middle east
Morocco
Algeria
Libya
Tunisia
Rabat
Algiers
Tripoli
Tunis
Morocco
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
24 terms
Middle East
War in Afghanistan
Saddam Hussein
Osama Bin Laden
al Qaeda
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
(1957-) Founder of al Qaeda, the terrorist network responsibl…
Islamist terrorist organization that launched a series of att…
War in Afghanistan
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Saddam Hussein
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
Middle East
war in afghanastan
Saddam hussein
osama bin laden
Al Quida
2001 led byh united states to elimanate al-quida
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
(1957-2011) Founder of al Qaeda, the terrorist network respon…
was a terrorist organization ran by Osama bin Laden
war in afghanastan
2001 led byh united states to elimanate al-quida
Saddam hussein
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
23 terms
Middle East
War in Afghanistan
Saddam Hussein
Osama bin Laden
Al Qaeda
2001; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
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; NATO forces led by US entered Afghanistan to dismantle…
Saddam Hussein
Was a dictator in Iraq who tried to take over Iran and Kuwait…
Middle East
Algeria
Egypt
Bahrain
Israel
Algiers
Cairo
Manama
Jerusalem
Algeria
Algiers
Egypt
Cairo
41 terms
Middle East
Oil
Sinai Peninsula
Suez Canal
Golan Heights
Most valuable natural resource of the Middle East, has lead t…
A peninsula linking southwest Asia with northeast Africa at t…
A canal linking the Red Sea to the Mediterranean Sea. It was…
A hilly area on the border between Israel and Syria that Isra…
Oil
Most valuable natural resource of the Middle East, has lead t…
Sinai Peninsula
A peninsula linking southwest Asia with northeast Africa at t…
20 terms
Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Lebanon
Isarel
Ankara
Damascus
Beirut
Jersuselum
Turkey
Ankara
Syria
Damascus
23 terms
MIddle East
Analyze
Economic System
Traditional economy
Market Economy
to break down; to look at very closely
the system of production and distribution and consumption wit…
an economic system where the exchange of goods or services is…
an economy in which business owners and consumers make decisi…
Analyze
to break down; to look at very closely
Economic System
the system of production and distribution and consumption wit…
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