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Unit 6- Southwest Asia
Exotic rivers
Oasis
Sunni
Shi'ism
Rivers that begin in humid regions and than floe across dry a…
A place where spring bubble to the surface in desert areas an…
One of the main branches of Islam .
One of the TWO MAIN BRANCHES OF ISLAM.
Exotic rivers
Rivers that begin in humid regions and than floe across dry a…
Oasis
A place where spring bubble to the surface in desert areas an…
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Unit 6 - Southwest and Central Asia
oil reserves
natural gas
crude oil
developed country
Oil that has been discovered but remains unused in the ground.
A gas found beneath Earth's surface that can be used as fuel.
Petroleum as it comes out of the ground before it has been re…
A wealthy country with an advanced economy.
oil reserves
Oil that has been discovered but remains unused in the ground.
natural gas
A gas found beneath Earth's surface that can be used as fuel.
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North Africa & Southwest Asia - Vocab - Unit 6
Islam
Muslim
Sunni
Judaism
A monotheistic religion founded by the prophet Muhammad. Its…
A follower of Islam.
A member of one of the two great religious divisions of Islam…
A monotheistic religion of the Jews developed by Ancient Hebr…
Islam
A monotheistic religion founded by the prophet Muhammad. Its…
Muslim
A follower of Islam.
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Macmillan 4th grade: Unit 6 - The Southwest
mesa
butte
canyon
drought
A hill or mountain with a flat top and steep sides; a high pl…
A flat-topped mountain or hill that stands alone in an area o…
A deep valley with very high, steep sides.
A long period of time when there is very little rain or no ra…
mesa
A hill or mountain with a flat top and steep sides; a high pl…
butte
A flat-topped mountain or hill that stands alone in an area o…
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4th grade SS- Southwest Unit 6.
mesa
butte
canyon
drought
A hill or mountain with a flat top and steep sides; a high pl…
A flat-topped mountain or hill that stands alone in an area o…
A deep valley with very high, steep sides.
A long period of time when there is very little rain or no ra…
mesa
A hill or mountain with a flat top and steep sides; a high pl…
butte
A flat-topped mountain or hill that stands alone in an area o…
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Social Studies Unit 6 The Southwest
much of the water from the southwest c…
Texas is the only state in the Southwe…
The Colorado Plateau is a huge landfor…
The Grand Canyon was formed by__________
Aquifer
coastline
erosion
the Colorado River
much of the water from the southwest c…
Aquifer
Texas is the only state in the Southwe…
coastline
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Unit 6 Vocabulary Words: Southwest Asia
Wadi
Salt Flat
Drip Irrigation
Desalinization
A riverbed that remains dry except during the rainy seasons.
Flat land made of chemical salts that remain after winds evap…
The practice of using small pipes that slowly drip water just…
The removal of salt from seawater to make it usable for drink…
Wadi
A riverbed that remains dry except during the rainy seasons.
Salt Flat
Flat land made of chemical salts that remain after winds evap…
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Social Studies Unit 6 The Southwest - Vocabulary
mesa
butte
canyon
drought
Land that looks like high hills with flat tops.
A hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa.
A deep valley with steep rocky walls.
A long period of time with little or no rain.
mesa
Land that looks like high hills with flat tops.
butte
A hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa.
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Unit 6 Map - Capitals of Southwest Asia
Afghanistan
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Bahrain
Kabul
Yerevan
Baku
Manama
Afghanistan
Kabul
Armenia
Yerevan
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Unit 6 - Southwest Asia and North Africa study guide
Mesopotamia means "the land between [T…
Which graphic representation would bes…
Tension among the Sunni and Shia (or S…
Several regions, including Egypt and S…
ability to utilize land in the fertile river valley for farming
line graph
the true leader of the religion
They gave rise to major societies in ancient times.
Mesopotamia means "the land between [T…
ability to utilize land in the fertile river valley for farming
Which graphic representation would bes…
line graph
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Unit 6: Introducing the Region: Southwest and Central Asia.
landmass
erosion
steppe
desert scrub
a large unbroken pice of land
when rain and other stuff wares away at soil
a grassy plain
a vegitation zone of mainly small trees bushes and other plants
landmass
a large unbroken pice of land
erosion
when rain and other stuff wares away at soil
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Unit 6: Introducing the Region: Southwest and Central Asia.
landmass
erosion
steppe
desert scrub
...
wearing earth by wind water ice and gravity.
an extensive plain especially one without trees.
...
landmass
...
erosion
wearing earth by wind water ice and gravity.
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Social Studies Unit 6 The Southwest-Vocabulary
Aquifer
Butte
Canyon
Mesa
an underground of rock, sand or gravel that contains water
a hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa
a deep valley with steep, rocky walls
a high hill with a flat top
Aquifer
an underground of rock, sand or gravel that contains water
Butte
a hill with a flat top that is smaller than a mesa
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Social Studies Unit 6 The Southwest - Study Questions
A farmer's entire crop could die if th…
Many farmers in the Southwest depend o…
Since New Mexico is sunny, it is a goo…
People in the Southwest use _____ bric…
drought
irrigation
solar energy
adobe
A farmer's entire crop could die if th…
drought
Many farmers in the Southwest depend o…
irrigation
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North Africa and Southwest Asia Unit 6
This water feature separates the Arabi…
This physical feature connects Southwe…
Anatolia makes-up this modern day coun…
This is the smallest landlocked body o…
Red Sea
Sinai Peninsula
Turkey
Dead Sea
This water feature separates the Arabi…
Red Sea
This physical feature connects Southwe…
Sinai Peninsula
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unit 6 southwest asia world geo questions
why is southwest asia called a crossro…
why is the dead sea called "dead"
what is mesopotamia? what is it known…
what are the two most common natural r…
because it links europe, asia, and africa
because it's so salty it can't support any micro organic life
fertile farming region located between the tigris and euphrat…
petroleum and natural gas/ in and around the persian gulf
why is southwest asia called a crossro…
because it links europe, asia, and africa
why is the dead sea called "dead"
because it's so salty it can't support any micro organic life
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Unit 6- Southwest Asia (chapters 19-20)
Rub al Khali
Mecca
Organization Of Petroleum Exporting Co…
Sultans
The term "Empty Equator" refers to what desert?
Islam's holiest city
OPEC
Ottoman rulers
Rub al Khali
The term "Empty Equator" refers to what desert?
Mecca
Islam's holiest city
WG Unit 6: North Africa, Southwest Asia & Central Asia
Deserts cover almost __% of this region
These water bodies separate the Arabia…
Way of life for people in the steppe c…
Tigris & Euphrates follow mainly throu…
50%
Red Sea & Gulf of Aden
Pastoralism
Iraq
Deserts cover almost __% of this region
50%
These water bodies separate the Arabia…
Red Sea & Gulf of Aden
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unit 6 southwest asia and north Africa (middle east)academic vocabulary
conflict
cultural diffusion
terrorism
public policies
A struggle between opposing forces
The expansion and adoption of a cultural element, from its pl…
Acts of violence designed to promote a specific ideology or a…
all of those things a government decides to do
conflict
A struggle between opposing forces
cultural diffusion
The expansion and adoption of a cultural element, from its pl…
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Unit 6: North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia
Enclave
haji
domesticate
hieroglyphics
A territory that is culturally of ethically different differe…
a pilgrimage to Makkah made by most Muslims at least once
to take wild plants and animals and to make them useful to pe…
a form of picture writing invented by the Egyptians
Enclave
A territory that is culturally of ethically different differe…
haji
a pilgrimage to Makkah made by most Muslims at least once
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Unit 6: North Africa, Southwest and Central Asia (country and capitals)
Afghanistan
Algeria
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Capital: Kabul
Capital: Algiers
Capital: Yerevan
Capital: Baku
Afghanistan
Capital: Kabul
Algeria
Capital: Algiers
World Geography: Unit 6 - North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia
wadis
oasis
pastoralism
Nile Delta
a streambed that remains dry until a heavy rain
in a desert this is where underground water surfaces
the raising and growing of livestock
area in which most Egyptians live
wadis
a streambed that remains dry until a heavy rain
oasis
in a desert this is where underground water surfaces
Unit 6: North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia
What is the official language of Egypt?
What is North Africa divided by from t…
What is Egypt most important physical…
What year did the "stans" become indep…
Arabic
Sahara Desert
Nile River
1991
What is the official language of Egypt?
Arabic
What is North Africa divided by from t…
Sahara Desert
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Unit 6 - North Africa & Southwest Asia Test
Red Sea
Sinai Peninsula
Turkey
Dead Sea
This water feature separates the Arabian Peninsula from Africa:
This physical feature connects Southwest Asia (the Middle Eas…
Anatolia makes-up this modern day country:
This is the smallest landlocked body of salt water that lies…
Red Sea
This water feature separates the Arabian Peninsula from Africa:
Sinai Peninsula
This physical feature connects Southwest Asia (the Middle Eas…
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Unit 6 study guide-southwest Asia and North Africa
What percent does the desert cover the…
Which country does earths longest rive…
About what percent of Egypt's people l…
What is the significance of alluvial s…
50%
Egypt which is in Africa(continent)
Almost all Egyptians live on less than .5 percent of the nati…
Alluvium can contain valuable ores such as gold and platinum…
What percent does the desert cover the…
50%
Which country does earths longest rive…
Egypt which is in Africa(continent)
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World Cultures Unit 6: North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia WY
Atlas Mountains
kums
Alluvial Soil
Wadis
Africa's longest mountain range
Deserts
Rich soil made up of sand and mud deposited by moving water
Streambeds that remain dry until a heavy rain
Atlas Mountains
Africa's longest mountain range
kums
Deserts
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World geography terms for midterms unit 6: southwest asia
aquifer
genocide
pilgrimage
sharia law
water bearing rock
the killing of a large group of people based on their ethnicity
holy journey
law based off the kuran
aquifer
water bearing rock
genocide
the killing of a large group of people based on their ethnicity
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Southwest Asia Unit Test Review
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Iraq
Turkey
Saudi Arabia
Iran
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Geography: Unit 6 - Physical, Cultural, and Regional Geography of North Africa, Southwest Asia, and Central Asia vocabulary 2/15/16
Alluvial soil
Wadi
Pastoralism
Cereal
soils deposited by running water and are often located in exi…
a shallow usually sharply defined depression in a desert region
social organization based on livestock raising as the primary…
relating to grain or to the plants that produce it; also : ma…
Alluvial soil
soils deposited by running water and are often located in exi…
Wadi
a shallow usually sharply defined depression in a desert region
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Social Studies Unit 6 Lesson 7 Manifest destiny in California and the Southwest
Brigham Young
cede
Chapultepec
forty-niners
Brigham Young (1801-1877) supervised the Mormon migration to…
to surrender
the former fort outside of Mexico City; site of an 1847 battl…
people who went to California during the gold rush of 1849
Brigham Young
Brigham Young (1801-1877) supervised the Mormon migration to…
cede
to surrender
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Unit 2: Southwest Asia
Judaism
Christianity
Islam
Ethnic Group
Torah, Rabbi, Synagogue (Temple); an ethnic group and a relig…
Holy Bible, Preacher/Minister or Priest, Church; SECTS: Catho…
Koran (or Qur'an), Imam, Mosque; SECTS: Sunni, Shia
Ethnic groups are things you are born into...culture, genetic…
Judaism
Torah, Rabbi, Synagogue (Temple); an ethnic group and a relig…
Christianity
Holy Bible, Preacher/Minister or Priest, Church; SECTS: Catho…
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Unit 2 Southwest Asia
Abrahamic religions
Afghanistan
Afghanistan and Iraq Wars
Anti-Semitism
Include Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
landlocked and predominately Islamic
The primary driver of the invasion was the September 11 attac…
Discrimination against Jews
Abrahamic religions
Include Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Afghanistan
landlocked and predominately Islamic
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Unit 5: Southwest Asia
fertile crescent
drip irrigation
desalinization
fossil water
the practice of using small pipes that slowly drip water just…
the removal of salt from ocean water.
water pumped from underground aquifers.
fertile crescent
drip irrigation
the practice of using small pipes that slowly drip water just…
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SS Gr 6 Southwest
natural gas
refinery
reservoir
aqueduct
a natural resource found underground used for heat and power
where oil is processed/refined into usable forms like gas
a lake that is used for freshwater
a channel used to carry water over a long distance, a man-mad…
natural gas
a natural resource found underground used for heat and power
refinery
where oil is processed/refined into usable forms like gas
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NPHS World Geography Unit 6 (book Unit 7) Study Guide Southwest Asia
Define: Dead Sea
Define: Jordan River
Define: Euphrates River
Define: Salt flat desert
a landlocked salt lake between Israel and Jordan
a river that serves as a natural boundary between Israel and…
a river of Southwest Asia, which supported several ancient ci…
land made of chemical salts that remain after winds evaporate…
Define: Dead Sea
a landlocked salt lake between Israel and Jordan
Define: Jordan River
a river that serves as a natural boundary between Israel and…
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The United States - The Southwest
well
oil
natural gas
drill
well
oil
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geography unit 6 a test North Africa, southwest asis, central asia
Yemen
Egypt
Afghanistan
Gaza Strip
country located at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula
one of this region's most populated countries
mountainous country involved in the war on terrorism
area in dispute between Israelis and Palestinians
Yemen
country located at the southern tip of the Arabian Peninsula
Egypt
one of this region's most populated countries
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geography unit 6 form b test North Africa, Southwest asia, and central Asia
cuneiform
Abraham
OPEC
alluvial
Sumerian writing on clay tablets
prophet or messenger
organization of oil-producing countries
soil deposited by a river
cuneiform
Sumerian writing on clay tablets
Abraham
prophet or messenger
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Southwest Region of the United States
Texas
Oklahoma
Arizonia
New Mexico
Texas
Oklahoma
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Unit 6
flood
flash flood
Power
Pony
Überschwemmung
flutartigeüberschwemmung
Kraft
Pony
flood
Überschwemmung
flash flood
flutartigeüberschwemmung
46 terms
Unit 6
Monastery
Church
Prayer
Missionary
A place where people dedicate their lives to prayer and study…
provided a common identity to Europeans that unified the cont…
Something required by both Christians and Muslims in the Midd…
Someone who tries to spread their religion by convincing othe…
Monastery
A place where people dedicate their lives to prayer and study…
Church
provided a common identity to Europeans that unified the cont…
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The United States - The Southwest
well
oil
natural gas
drill
well
oil
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Southwest #6
Who marked a trail from San Antonio,Te…
When did Jesse Chisholm mark the Chish…
Who used Chisholm Trail?
Why did the Cowboys use the Chisholm T…
Jesse Chisholm
1865
Cowboys
To drive their cattle to the railroads in Kansas
Who marked a trail from San Antonio,Te…
Jesse Chisholm
When did Jesse Chisholm mark the Chish…
1865
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Unit 3: Southwest Asia
The Fertile Crescent
Oases
Wadis
Aquifer
A crescent-shaped area in Southwest Asia where agricultural l…
A place in the desert made fertile by a steady supply of water.
Dry streambeds found throughout the desert region.
An underground reservoir of water which can be extracted for…
The Fertile Crescent
A crescent-shaped area in Southwest Asia where agricultural l…
Oases
A place in the desert made fertile by a steady supply of water.
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Unit 6
Ayatollah
Desalination
Desertification
Embargo
A religious leader among Shiite Muslims.
The process of removing salt from seawater so that it can be…
The transformation of arable land into desert either naturall…
A severe restriction of trade with other countries.
Ayatollah
A religious leader among Shiite Muslims.
Desalination
The process of removing salt from seawater so that it can be…
39 terms
Southwest Asia Unit
ISLAM
5 pillars
Faith (iman or shahadah)
Prayer (Salah)
*based on the teachings of Muhammad... *Monostheistic... *All Musli…
1. Faith (Iman or Shahadah)... 2. prayer (Salah)... 3. Charity (Zak…
no God but Allah, & Muhammad is messenger of Allah
praying 5X's per day towards Mecca
ISLAM
*based on the teachings of Muhammad... *Monostheistic... *All Musli…
5 pillars
1. Faith (Iman or Shahadah)... 2. prayer (Salah)... 3. Charity (Zak…
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Southwest Asia Unit Study Guide
*Twin Rivers
*Narrow waterway that is important shi…
Latitude and Longitude Points
Three main oil-producing Middle Easter…
Tigris and Euphrates River
Strait of Hormuz
Coordinates
Iraq, Iran, Saudi Arabia
*Twin Rivers
Tigris and Euphrates River
*Narrow waterway that is important shi…
Strait of Hormuz
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Unit 2: Southwest Asia
Cuneiform
Jewish diaspora
Polytheism
Monotheism
First written language. From Sumeria. Wedge-shaped symbols.
The spreading or scattering of the Jews to other places.
Worshipping many gods.
Worshipping one god.
Cuneiform
First written language. From Sumeria. Wedge-shaped symbols.
Jewish diaspora
The spreading or scattering of the Jews to other places.
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Unit 3: Southwest Asia
The Fertile Crescent
Oases
Wadis
Aquifer
A crescent-shaped area in Southwest Asia where agricultural l…
A place in the desert made fertile by a steady supply of water.
Dry streambeds found throughout the desert region.
An underground reservoir of water which can be extracted for…
The Fertile Crescent
A crescent-shaped area in Southwest Asia where agricultural l…
Oases
A place in the desert made fertile by a steady supply of water.
APUSH Unit 6 Vocab
Little Big Horn
Sitting Bull
Chief Joseph
Geromino
General Custer and his men wiped out by coalition of Sioux an…
Chief of Sioux Indians, against white settlers and US army, p…
Leader of Nez Perce. Fled with tribe to Canada instead of res…
Apache chieftain raided white settlers in the Southwest as a…
Little Big Horn
General Custer and his men wiped out by coalition of Sioux an…
Sitting Bull
Chief of Sioux Indians, against white settlers and US army, p…
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