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Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia flag
Official name of Saudi Arabia
Capital of Saudi Arabia
Currency in Saudi Arabia
- Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
- Riyadh
- Riyal
Saudi Arabia flag
Official name of Saudi Arabia
- Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
12 terms
Saudi Arabia
Size of the country
Type of Government
Language
Ethnic group breakdown
Saudi Arabia is 830,000 mi² and the United States is 3.806 mi…
Islamic law is the Saudi Arabia's primary legal authority.
They speak Arabic language.
More than 100,000 blacks live in Saudi Arabia.
Size of the country
Saudi Arabia is 830,000 mi² and the United States is 3.806 mi…
Type of Government
Islamic law is the Saudi Arabia's primary legal authority.
13 terms
Saudi Arabia
What is the king's official title?
Who founded the modern Saudi state?
What was their involvement in the Firs…
Who incrementally modernized the count…
the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
Ibn Saud. ... One of his male descendants rules the country today.
Accepted the Kuwaiti royal family and a bunch of Kuwaiti peop…
King Abdallah
What is the king's official title?
the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques
Who founded the modern Saudi state?
Ibn Saud. ... One of his male descendants rules the country today.
5 terms
Saudi Arabia
System
king
cabinet
Legislative Branch
unitary islamic absolute monarchy--RENTIERISM
Salman bin Adbulaziz
Council of Ministers
unicameral--Consultative Council
System
unitary islamic absolute monarchy--RENTIERISM
king
Salman bin Adbulaziz
Saudi Arabia
only members of family rule country si…
king
monarchy
king
how current gov gained power
distribution of power
type of gov
executive branch
only members of family rule country si…
how current gov gained power
king
distribution of power
Saudi Arabia
Ottoman Empire in Arabian Peninsula
Ottoman presence confined to
West regions
1st Saudi State
1520s
Hijaz and Asir in West ... NE coastal regions
Mecca and Medina ... Ruled by Hashemite Family ... Last ruler being…
1744-1818... Sign alliance betw Muhammad ibn Abd-al-Wahhab (reli…
Ottoman Empire in Arabian Peninsula
1520s
Ottoman presence confined to
Hijaz and Asir in West ... NE coastal regions
9 terms
Saudi Arabia
capital
bordering countries
bordering seas
population
Riyadh
Iraq, Yemen, Oman
red sea, persian gulf
31 million
capital
Riyadh
bordering countries
Iraq, Yemen, Oman
Saudi Arabia
capital
bordering countries
bordering seas
population
Riyadh
Iraq, Yemen, Oman
red sea, persian gulf
31 million
capital
Riyadh
bordering countries
Iraq, Yemen, Oman
20 terms
Saudi Arabia
A form of government in which religiou…
1991
40%
desert
What is a theocracy?
When did the Persian Gulf War take place?
What percent of Saudi Arabia's GDP is oil?
Which climate covers most of Saudi Arabia?
A form of government in which religiou…
What is a theocracy?
1991
When did the Persian Gulf War take place?
Saudi Arabia
Non resoruce
Petroleum
Oasis
Standard of living
A natural resource that cannot be quickly replaced once it is…
An oily liquid formed from the remains of ancient plants and…
An area in a desert region where freshwater is accessible fro…
The measurement of a person's or a group's education, housing…
Non resoruce
A natural resource that cannot be quickly replaced once it is…
Petroleum
An oily liquid formed from the remains of ancient plants and…
Saudi Arabia
Type of Government
Leader
Legislature
Role of Religion
Hereditary Monarchy (king rules for life)
The King (al-Saud Family) and his advisers
No Legislature
Laws are based on the teaching of the Quran are known as Shar…
Type of Government
Hereditary Monarchy (king rules for life)
Leader
The King (al-Saud Family) and his advisers
13 terms
Saudi Arabia
Hajj
Qur'an
Monarchy
Oil Wealth in SA
a journey to Mecca undertaken by Muslims during the month of…
the holy book of Islam
a state or nation that has a ruler
SA was a poor desert country
Hajj
a journey to Mecca undertaken by Muslims during the month of…
Qur'an
the holy book of Islam
6 terms
Saudi Arabia
Capital
City 1
City 2
City 3
Riyadh
Khafji
Duba
Buraydah
Capital
Riyadh
City 1
Khafji
15 terms
Saudi Arabia
L'Arabie Saudite
Le chemin de fer
Mecque
Le train de grande vitesse
Saudi Arabia
The railroad
...
...
L'Arabie Saudite
Saudi Arabia
Le chemin de fer
The railroad
Saudi Arabia
Although Arabic is the official langua…
"Family honor is very important to Sau…
"Those who are Muslim may prefer to ea…
In Saudi Arabia, medical care is free.…
FALSE, they speak English
individual
halal
TRUE
Although Arabic is the official langua…
FALSE, they speak English
"Family honor is very important to Sau…
individual
Saudi Arabia
riyadh
largest
river
Arabic
capital of Saudi arabia
saudi Arabia is the __ of the countries on the Arabian penins…
Saudi Arabia is the largest country in the world without a __…
what language do they speak
riyadh
capital of Saudi arabia
largest
saudi Arabia is the __ of the countries on the Arabian penins…
12 terms
Saudi Arabia
1/4 of the population
minaret
mosc
Koran
non-Saudi
towers where they go to call for prayer 5x a day
their churches
their holybook
1/4 of the population
non-Saudi
minaret
towers where they go to call for prayer 5x a day
Saudi Arabia
King
Foreign Minister
Ambassador to UN
Ethnicity
Salman bin Abdulahziz
Prince Saud al Faisal
Abdallah Y. Al- Mouallimi
90% arab 10% afro-asian
King
Salman bin Abdulahziz
Foreign Minister
Prince Saud al Faisal
17 terms
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia
How did Abdul Aziz consolidate power?
Ikhwan
Hejaz
Founded as a state in 1932
Got rid of tribal system and married multiple women from diff…
Aziz's army that he used to gain power
Region that contained the holy cities, Mecca and Medina
Saudi Arabia
Founded as a state in 1932
How did Abdul Aziz consolidate power?
Got rid of tribal system and married multiple women from diff…
Saudi Arabia
Capital
Major cities
Population
Per Capita GNP
Riyadh
Jiddah, Madina, and Mecca
28 million
$53,600
Capital
Riyadh
Major cities
Jiddah, Madina, and Mecca
50 terms
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia's terrorism tribunal sent…
A Specialized Criminal Court judge ord…
Authorities continued to persecute act…
In June, a court sentenced Fowzan al-H…
Source:... https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapter…
Source:... https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapter…
Source:... https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapter…
Source:... https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapter…
Saudi Arabia's terrorism tribunal sent…
Source:... https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapter…
A Specialized Criminal Court judge ord…
Source:... https://www.hrw.org/world-report/2015/country-chapter…
5 terms
Saudi Arabia
Capital
Type of Government
Leader(s)
Official Language(s)
Riyadh
Monarchy
King and Prime Minister Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud
Arabic
Capital
Riyadh
Type of Government
Monarchy
6 terms
Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia is a ______________, ____…
Constitution was created in _________
Head of State is...... Head of Government…
King of Saudi Arabia is...... King is ele…
unitary; monarchy; rentier
1992; includes basic law and Quran influences
Both are the King
Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud... heredity; must be member of Hous…
Saudi Arabia is a ______________, ____…
unitary; monarchy; rentier
Constitution was created in _________
1992; includes basic law and Quran influences
7 terms
Saudi Arabia
Jordan
Iraq
Kuwait
Qatar
Amman
Baghdad
Kuwait city
Doha
Jordan
Amman
Iraq
Baghdad
Saudi Arabia
Conservative
Full name of country
Government type
Independence day
Holding traditional attitudes and qualties
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Absolute monarchy
1932
Conservative
Holding traditional attitudes and qualties
Full name of country
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
11 terms
Saudi Arabia
Bedouin
Muhammad
Monotheism
Islam
An arabic-speaking, traditionally nomadic people of Southwest…
(Also spelled Huhammed) the founder and major prophet of Islam
A belief in one god
A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of Muhammad an…
Bedouin
An arabic-speaking, traditionally nomadic people of Southwest…
Muhammad
(Also spelled Huhammed) the founder and major prophet of Islam
7 terms
Saudi Arabia
hajj
quran
monarchy
petroleum
the pilgrimage to mecca is called hajj
h
a state or nation in which power is held by a monarchy
and oily liquid formed from the remains of and ancient plants…
hajj
the pilgrimage to mecca is called hajj
quran
h
11 terms
Saudi Arabia
How big Is Saudi Arabia?
What is the population of Saudi Arabia?
What is the capital of Saudi Arabia?
What is Saudi Arabia's legal system ba…
1,960,582 square kilometers (756,985 square miles)
26,534,504
Riyadh
Sharia (Islamic law).
How big Is Saudi Arabia?
1,960,582 square kilometers (756,985 square miles)
What is the population of Saudi Arabia?
26,534,504
Saudi Arabia
FALSE
individual
halal
TRUE
(T or F) Although Arabic is the official language of the king…
Family honor is very important to Saudi culture. In all matte…
Those who are Muslim may prefer to eat ________________ meat.…
(T or F) In Saudi Arabia, medical care is free. Many Saudis w…
FALSE
(T or F) Although Arabic is the official language of the king…
individual
Family honor is very important to Saudi culture. In all matte…
Saudi Arabia
What type of government is it?
Who holds power?
What is the title of the king?
What the the two Holy Mosques?
Saudi Arabia is a monarchy. It is ruled by a ruling family
The King holds all the executive and legislative power. The k…
The King holds the title as the "Custodian of the Holy Mosques"
The Great Mosque in Mecca ... The Prophets Mosque in Medina
What type of government is it?
Saudi Arabia is a monarchy. It is ruled by a ruling family
Who holds power?
The King holds all the executive and legislative power. The k…
Saudi Arabia
What is the size compared to other cou…
What is Saudi Arabia's physical geogra…
Most of Saudi Arabia people live
What is the capital and largest city(S…
The largest country in South West Asia, is about the size of…
Vast deserts cover much of the country.
along the Red Sea and Persian Gulf coast.
Capital: Riyadh /Sits amid a large oasis in central Saudi Ara…
What is the size compared to other cou…
The largest country in South West Asia, is about the size of…
What is Saudi Arabia's physical geogra…
Vast deserts cover much of the country.
12 terms
Saudi Arabia
What is the holy book of islam?
What is a monarchy
Who is a dictator
What is a hajj
Quran
A nation in which power is held by a king or queen
A leader who has been absolute authority
A pilgrimage to Mecca
What is the holy book of islam?
Quran
What is a monarchy
A nation in which power is held by a king or queen
Saudi Arabia
oil revenue
Yanbu & Jubail
agricultural industry
family importance
-used to develop infrastructure ... -opened schools... -provided fr…
-Yanbu (W coast)... -Jubail (E coast)... -centers of commercial ind…
-billions spent on irrigation & desalination ... -wants to be ab…
-most important social unit... -no public places of entertainmen…
oil revenue
-used to develop infrastructure ... -opened schools... -provided fr…
Yanbu & Jubail
-Yanbu (W coast)... -Jubail (E coast)... -centers of commercial ind…
Saudi Arabia
What are some leisure activities used…
What is the biggest issues and/or rest…
How did poetry become popular in Saudi…
What kind of national sports can women…
camel racing , falconry, singing/dancing
Women can't play sports
Beduran traditions?
none
What are some leisure activities used…
camel racing , falconry, singing/dancing
What is the biggest issues and/or rest…
Women can't play sports
Saudi Arabia
English
individual
Halal
True
Many Saudis speak fluent...
Family concerns are placed before _______ ones.
Muslims prefer to eat ________ meat.
Medical care is free.
English
Many Saudis speak fluent...
individual
Family concerns are placed before _______ ones.
5 terms
Saudi Arabia
How big
What percent of oil do they produce
When was it untified
How many people
Size of eastern half of the U.S.
40%
1932
20.9 million
How big
Size of eastern half of the U.S.
What percent of oil do they produce
40%
Saudi Arabia
What is the capital of Saudi Arabia?
What is the capital of Yemen?
What is the capital of Oman?
What is the capital of U.A.E?
Riyadh
Sana
Muscat
Abu Dhabi
What is the capital of Saudi Arabia?
Riyadh
What is the capital of Yemen?
Sana
Saudi Arabia
Largest country on the Arabian Pennisula
Discovery of oil (year)
Discovery of oil brought wealth, educa…
Oil is formed by tiny plants being fos…
...
1930s
...
...
Largest country on the Arabian Pennisula
...
Discovery of oil (year)
1930s
Saudi Arabia
how big is Saudi Arabia
whats it mostly covered by
what is the largest and harshest deser…
how tall are sand mountains
size of the eastern half of the US and its the largest countr…
desert
Rub'al Khali
can reach over 1000' tall
how big is Saudi Arabia
size of the eastern half of the US and its the largest countr…
whats it mostly covered by
desert
12 terms
SaudiArabia
What are three major cities located wi…
What is the holiest city?
Who is a major person that came from M…
What was troubling from Saudi Arabia?(…
Mecca, Medina, and Jeddah
Mecca
Prophet Mohammed
15 of 19 hijackers came from there
What are three major cities located wi…
Mecca, Medina, and Jeddah
What is the holiest city?
Mecca
Saudi Arabia
The king of Saudi arabia has been a me…
In saudi arabia,laws based on the teac…
A small group of shi leaders in Iran h…
What three government systems describe…
Al Saud
Shariah
Ayatollah
Unitary federal confederation
The king of Saudi arabia has been a me…
Al Saud
In saudi arabia,laws based on the teac…
Shariah
saudi arabia
Where was the ottoman empire confined…
Who ruled medina and mecca
when was the first saudi state
Who and how is the first Saudi State s…
hejaz and asir in the west and northeastern coastal regions
the Hashemite family, last ruler being Sharif Hussein 1908-25…
1744-1818... --the alliance between Wahhab and Muhammad Ibn Saud…
the ottomans by sending Muhammad Ali and his troops from Egypt
Where was the ottoman empire confined…
hejaz and asir in the west and northeastern coastal regions
Who ruled medina and mecca
the Hashemite family, last ruler being Sharif Hussein 1908-25…
7 terms
Saudi Arabia
Why was the 19 year old women charged…
What happened to the womans lawyer?
what was the vast plan Saudi Vision go…
Why couldn't the women go anywhere wit…
She and an unrelated man were abducted and she was raped. She…
He got his law license revoked because he spoke to Saudi cont…
the plan was going to change the women's participation from 2…
if found with an unrelated male she will get punished to 90 l…
Why was the 19 year old women charged…
She and an unrelated man were abducted and she was raped. She…
What happened to the womans lawyer?
He got his law license revoked because he spoke to Saudi cont…
Saudi Arabia
pervasive
meant to be
grassroots
backing
распространяющийся
предназначен
Массовость
поддержка
pervasive
распространяющийся
meant to be
предназначен
Saudi Arabia
revenue
deputy
to ensure
to outstrip
przychód
zastępca
zapewniać
przewyższać, prześcigać
revenue
przychód
deputy
zastępca
12 terms
Saudi Arabia
Population
Gdp per capita
Government
Leader
28.1 million
Unknown
Monarchy
Salam bin Abdl
Population
28.1 million
Gdp per capita
Unknown
Saudi Arabia
Capital
Largest City
Capital on what River
Highest point
Riyadh
Riyadh
Wadi Hanifa (wadi, not River)
Jabal Sawda
Capital
Riyadh
Largest City
Riyadh
Saudi Arabia
Ruling family
Type of goverment
The laws of Saudi Arabia originated fr…
Founder of Islam
King ibn
Monarchy
Sharia
Prophet Mohamed
Ruling family
King ibn
Type of goverment
Monarchy
Saudi Arabia
Riyadh
Saudi arabia
Rub al khali/empty quarter
Sharia
Capital city
Land of the 2 holy mosques; ... -largest country in middle east
Largest continuous sand desert
Islamic law
Riyadh
Capital city
Saudi arabia
Land of the 2 holy mosques; ... -largest country in middle east
13 terms
Saudi Arabia
oil revenues
to accede to the throne
to wean off of government handouts and…
to stripped of the right
доходы от продажи нефти
вступить на престол
отучить от государственных подачек и пособий
лишить права
oil revenues
доходы от продажи нефти
to accede to the throne
вступить на престол
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