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World Cultures Middle East
Saudi Arabia
Kuwait
United Arab Emirates
Oman
Name the country labelled A
Name the country labelled B
Name the country labelled C
Name the country labelled D
Saudi Arabia
Name the country labelled A
Kuwait
Name the country labelled B
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9. Ancient Middle East (HDHS World Cultures)
Middle East
Sumerians
ziggurats
cuneiform
The ___ is the area surrounding the Eastern Mediterranean. It…
The ___ were the earliest group to dominate Southern Mesopota…
_____ were rectangular tiered temples or terraced mounds erec…
____ was a Sumerian form of writing made by pressing a wedge-…
Middle East
The ___ is the area surrounding the Eastern Mediterranean. It…
Sumerians
The ___ were the earliest group to dominate Southern Mesopota…
61 terms
World Cultures Middle East
Largest Ethnic group in Middle East
Tell me about the Israelis
Turks
Iranians & Afghanis
Arabs, Arabic, Islams
Those are the Jewish people that returned to Israel
mostly Ottoman, Turkic language, Islam
Indo-Europeans, Land of the Aryans
Largest Ethnic group in Middle East
Arabs, Arabic, Islams
Tell me about the Israelis
Those are the Jewish people that returned to Israel
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World Cultures: middle east
Pilgrimage to Mecca that all Muslims w…
Migration of Muhammad & his followers…
Secular & religious head of a Muslim s…
Short story w simple moral lesson
Hajj
Hejira
Caliph
Parable
Pilgrimage to Mecca that all Muslims w…
Hajj
Migration of Muhammad & his followers…
Hejira
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Middle East-World Cultures
Muhammad
Hegira
Islam
muslims
prophet that lived in a mountain, basis for muslim religion,…
Muhammad's journey from mecca to medina
founded in 622 by Muhammad but is considered an offshoot of c…
followers of Islamic faith, grew rapidly
Muhammad
prophet that lived in a mountain, basis for muslim religion,…
Hegira
Muhammad's journey from mecca to medina
World Cultures: Middle East
Turkey
Syria
Jordan
Lebanon
Ankara
Damascus
Amman
Beirut
Turkey
Ankara
Syria
Damascus
21 terms
world cultures- middle east
iraq
egypt
syria
afghanistan
baghdad
cairo
damascus
kabul
iraq
baghdad
egypt
cairo
83 terms
World Cultures- Middle East
When was mohammed born
what is the arabian pensisela
what is the kaba
who was mohammeds wife
570
where every religion is accepted
a place where you can put anything you see as holy, in mecca
khadejeh a wealthy woman, only reason people put up with him
When was mohammed born
570
what is the arabian pensisela
where every religion is accepted
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World Cultures - Middle Ages
The Franks
Battle of Tours
Charlemagne
Middle Ages Dates
Germanic Tribe... Saved Christianity
The Franks vs. The Arabs... The Franks win and save Christianity
King of the Franks... Came to power in 771
500-1350
The Franks
Germanic Tribe... Saved Christianity
Battle of Tours
The Franks vs. The Arabs... The Franks win and save Christianity
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World Cultures: Middle East
Abraham
Mountain Sinai
Ancient Israel
King Saul
1900 BCE... -from Armenia ... -moved his people to Canaan... -father o…
-Where Moses has a conversation with God ... -Hebrews convert fr…
a united state formed when the Jews won a war fighting agains…
-the first ruler of Ancient Israel... 1020 BCE to 1000 BCE
Abraham
1900 BCE... -from Armenia ... -moved his people to Canaan... -father o…
Mountain Sinai
-Where Moses has a conversation with God ... -Hebrews convert fr…
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World Culture - Middle East
monotheism
Judaism, Christianity and Islam
Judaism
Christianity
The belief in one god.
Are all religions started in the Middle East.
The first monotheistic religion of the Middle East and the fo…
Second monotheistic religion of the Middle East. The follower…
monotheism
The belief in one god.
Judaism, Christianity and Islam
Are all religions started in the Middle East.
130 terms
World Cultures Middle East Test
Bashar al-Assad
Salman bin Abdulla al-Saud
Benjamin Netanyahu
Sheik Khalifa
President of Syria
King of Saudi Arabia
Prime Minister of Israel
President of the United Arab Emirates
Bashar al-Assad
President of Syria
Salman bin Abdulla al-Saud
King of Saudi Arabia
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World Cultures Middle East
Fertile Cresent
Modern Nations
Iraq
Kuwait
...
...
...
...
Fertile Cresent
...
Modern Nations
...
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world cultures middle east
caliph
crusade
Hajj
Hejira
secular and religious head of a muslim state, successer to th…
military expeditions by European , to regain Palestine from t…
pilgrimage to Mecca that all Muslims who are able are expecte…
migration of Muhammad and his followers from Mecca to Medina…
caliph
secular and religious head of a muslim state, successer to th…
crusade
military expeditions by European , to regain Palestine from t…
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world cultures middle east
Zionist Movement
Zionists
Yitzak Rabin
Yassir Arafat
Jews who are trying to get a homeland
Jews who want it all
made peace with the enemy
founder of the PLO and a leader to the palestinians
Zionist Movement
Jews who are trying to get a homeland
Zionists
Jews who want it all
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World Cultures Middle East
Abrahamic
monotheistic
Diaspora
Mizrahi
religions who believe Abraham as there 1st prophet (Islam, je…
the religions that believe in one god
the scattering of Jews after rebelling and failing, Romans 78…
jews who trace their ancestry back from North Africa and Asia
Abrahamic
religions who believe Abraham as there 1st prophet (Islam, je…
monotheistic
the religions that believe in one god
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World Cultures - Middle East
Allah
Muhammad
Islam
Muslim
God
Founder of Islam
A monotheistic religion that developed in Arabia in the seven…
A follower of Islam
Allah
God
Muhammad
Founder of Islam
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Middle East (World Cultures)
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
arid land and desert like climate
1/2 of the worlds oil
region of fertile land in the Middle East where earliest civi…
a region in southwest Asia between the Tigris and Europhrates…
What is the climate like?
How much of the Worlds oil is located in the Middle East?
Fertile Crescent
region of fertile land in the Middle East where earliest civi…
Mesopotamia
a region in southwest Asia between the Tigris and Europhrates…
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World Cultures Middle East
Cash crop
Standard of Living
Nonrenewable Resources
Petroleum
One that is raised or gathered to be sold for money on the lo…
A measurement of a person's or group's education, housing, he…
A natural resource that cannot be quickly replaced once it is…
An oily, flammable liquid formed from the remains of ancient…
Cash crop
One that is raised or gathered to be sold for money on the lo…
Standard of Living
A measurement of a person's or group's education, housing, he…
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World Cultures: Middle East
Salt flat
Drip irrigation
Desalinization
Mosque
Winds evaporate the moisture in soil, chemical salts remain
Using small pipes that slowly drop water just above ground, c…
Removing salt from ocean water
Islamic place of worship
Salt flat
Winds evaporate the moisture in soil, chemical salts remain
Drip irrigation
Using small pipes that slowly drop water just above ground, c…
20 terms
World Cultures: Middle East
atatürk
reza khan
european mandates
arab nationalism
westernizes and modernizes turkey (gets rid of their theocrac…
westernizes and modernizes iran; majority supported him
europe takes arab land and promises to build colonies and set…
arabs trying to regain their land back from europe
atatürk
westernizes and modernizes turkey (gets rid of their theocrac…
reza khan
westernizes and modernizes iran; majority supported him
13 terms
middle east world cultures
Turkey
Syria
Lebanon
Jordan
Ankara
Damascus
Beirut
Amman
Turkey
Ankara
Syria
Damascus
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World Cultures Middle East
Morocco
Algeria
Libya
Tunisa
Rabat
Algiers
Tripoli
Tunis
Morocco
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
World cultures middle east
Pontius pilot
Orthodox
Catholic
Hittites
Roman procurator of judea... Condemed jesus to death by crucifix…
Confirming to the Christian faith as represented in the creed…
Believes God is the almighty created of heaven and earth ... •be…
Developed iron weapons, superior to Bronze is softer and Grac…
Pontius pilot
Roman procurator of judea... Condemed jesus to death by crucifix…
Orthodox
Confirming to the Christian faith as represented in the creed…
World Cultures Middle East
Judaism Information
Christianity Information
Islam Information
Five Pillars of Islam
-The deity is Yahweh... -The holy book is the Torah... -The holy ci…
-The deity is God... -The holy book is the Bible... -The holy city…
-The deity is Allah... -The holy book is the Koran ... -The holy ci…
a. Monotheism... b. Pray five times a day... c. Charity to poor and…
Judaism Information
-The deity is Yahweh... -The holy book is the Torah... -The holy ci…
Christianity Information
-The deity is God... -The holy book is the Bible... -The holy city…
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world cultures: middle east
"Arab world"
Fertile crescent
Mohammed
United Nations Security Council
consists of the the middle east and north Africa
An area in the middle east that is rich in farming minerals
The final of the great profits of God
A council within the United nations which helps to prevent an…
"Arab world"
consists of the the middle east and north Africa
Fertile crescent
An area in the middle east that is rich in farming minerals
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world cultures-middle east
oman
iran
bahrain
yemen
muscat
tehran
manama
sana'a
oman
muscat
iran
tehran
12 terms
World Cultures Middle East
Shahadah
Salat
Zakat
Sawm
Statement of faith
Pray five times every day: sunrise, midday, late afternoon, s…
Paying alms
Fasting
Shahadah
Statement of faith
Salat
Pray five times every day: sunrise, midday, late afternoon, s…
33 terms
World Cultures Middle East
arab
king solomon
judaism
diaspora
people who use arabic as their main language
king david's son, built a large temple, lots of taxes
religion that jews practice
scattering of jews
arab
people who use arabic as their main language
king solomon
king david's son, built a large temple, lots of taxes
12 terms
World Cultures Middle East
Egypt
Annual Flood
Silt
Mummification
settlements of this place were made along the Nile River.
the Egyptians crops and agricultural depends on the Nile Rive…
when Nile flood water receded it left behind this rich soil
embalming and preservation of royal and elite Egyptian bodies
Egypt
settlements of this place were made along the Nile River.
Annual Flood
the Egyptians crops and agricultural depends on the Nile Rive…
20 terms
World Cultures Middle Ages
Middle Ages
medieval
feudalism
vassal
Period in western European history between the collapse of th…
Term that describes the period A.D. 500 to 1500 in the wester…
Political system of local government based on the granting of…
Person granted land form a lord in return for services
Middle Ages
Period in western European history between the collapse of th…
medieval
Term that describes the period A.D. 500 to 1500 in the wester…
32 terms
World Cultures Middle East
aridity
rain shadow
dry farming
carbon market
lacking moisture, dry climate
area of dryness caused by mountainous blockage of rain clouds
cultivation of crops without irrigation in regions of limited…
allows developing countries (that have ratifies the Kyoto Pro…
aridity
lacking moisture, dry climate
rain shadow
area of dryness caused by mountainous blockage of rain clouds
22 terms
World Cultures Middle East
Mecca
Kaaba
Black stone
Allah
A bustling trading city in Central Arabia to which people mad…
Sacred shrine that holds the image of Arab gods
In the Kaaba, worshiped by everyone
All-powerful God worshiped by all Arabians
Mecca
A bustling trading city in Central Arabia to which people mad…
Kaaba
Sacred shrine that holds the image of Arab gods
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World Cultures Middle East
Afghanistan
Egypt
Iran
Iraq
Kabul
Cairo
Tehran
Baghdad
Afghanistan
Kabul
Egypt
Cairo
33 terms
Middle East - World Cultures
Some of the hatred towards the U.S. st…
The Sunnis represent approx. this % of…
Approximately, this many years after C…
According to scriptures, he was the 1s…
Israel
85%
600
Abraham
Some of the hatred towards the U.S. st…
Israel
The Sunnis represent approx. this % of…
85%
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World Cultures Middle Ages
Clovis (powerful Frank)
Charles Martel (the hammer
Pepin the short
Charlemagne
Became Christian
win the battle of tours, defeats Islam
pepin + pope= power
longest name...longer empire
Clovis (powerful Frank)
Became Christian
Charles Martel (the hammer
win the battle of tours, defeats Islam
59 terms
World Cultures: The Middle East
5 Key Characteristics of Civilization
Fertile Crescent
Mesopotamia
city-state
1. Advanced Cities... 2. Specialized Workers... 3. Complex Institut…
a curved arch of land between the Mediterranean Sea and the P…
"land between the rivers"; is between the Tigris and Euphrate…
a city and its surrounding land; the cities all share the sam…
5 Key Characteristics of Civilization
1. Advanced Cities... 2. Specialized Workers... 3. Complex Institut…
Fertile Crescent
a curved arch of land between the Mediterranean Sea and the P…
38 terms
World cultures: Middle East
Where did the term Middle East come fr…
Which three continents is the Middle E…
What was the Silk Road?
Where do most people live in the Arabi…
The British and the creation of the Prime Meridian
Europe... Africa... Asia
A trade rotate that connected the middle east and asia in the…
Most people live in cities or oases
Where did the term Middle East come fr…
The British and the creation of the Prime Meridian
Which three continents is the Middle E…
Europe... Africa... Asia
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World Cultures Middle East
1915 McMahon-Hussein Agreement
1917 Balfour Declaration
1916 Sykes-Picot Agreement
The Kibbutz System
Brits promise Arabs that if they fight then they will get a k…
a British man creates, supports a homeland for the Jews in Is…
nullifies first agreement and ignores second, creates ... Britis…
small group of Jews move to Israeli area and establish commun…
1915 McMahon-Hussein Agreement
Brits promise Arabs that if they fight then they will get a k…
1917 Balfour Declaration
a British man creates, supports a homeland for the Jews in Is…
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World cultures Middle East
Whwre is dubai located
Abu dhabia is where
Where is Baghdad located
Where is Jerusalem located
United arab emirates
United Arab Emirates
Iraq
Israel
Whwre is dubai located
United arab emirates
Abu dhabia is where
United Arab Emirates
72 terms
World Cultures: Middle East
Neolithic Revolution
Domestication
Results of Agriculture
Arab
Development of agriculture
Selective growing or breeding of plants and animals to make t…
- Food surplus... - Population growth... - Creation of permanent se…
Person whose native language is Arabic
Neolithic Revolution
Development of agriculture
Domestication
Selective growing or breeding of plants and animals to make t…
43 terms
World Cultures (Middle East)
Top 3 ethnic groups in the middle east
Why do most people live on the coasts…
What are the top 3 most populated coun…
What are the 5 pillars of Islam? Which…
Arab, Israeli, Kurd
Because water=life
Turkey, Egypt, Iran
•Shahadah, Salah, Zakah, Swam, Hajj... • Shahadah is most import…
Top 3 ethnic groups in the middle east
Arab, Israeli, Kurd
Why do most people live on the coasts…
Because water=life
35 terms
World cultures Middle East
Pashtuns
Mujahideen
Madrassa
Taliban
Largest ethnic group in Afghanistan (NE Pakistan)
Funded by U.S. And Pakistan because they were resistant to th…
Religious schools that believed Afghanistan's problems could…
Afghanistan government, wanted strict Islam to spread. Funded…
Pashtuns
Largest ethnic group in Afghanistan (NE Pakistan)
Mujahideen
Funded by U.S. And Pakistan because they were resistant to th…
33 terms
Middle East - World Cultures
Some of the hatred towards the U.S. st…
The Sunnis represent approx. this % of…
Approximately, this many years after C…
According to scriptures, he was the 1s…
Israel
85%
600
Abraham
Some of the hatred towards the U.S. st…
Israel
The Sunnis represent approx. this % of…
85%
32 terms
World Cultures: Middle East
Hellenistic
Arab
Torah
Disapora
Time Period - A period in history defined as the time between…
A member of a Semitic people inhabiting Arabia and other coun…
The first five books of the Bible -- The entire body of Jewis…
A large group of people with a similar heritage or homeland w…
Hellenistic
Time Period - A period in history defined as the time between…
Arab
A member of a Semitic people inhabiting Arabia and other coun…
26 terms
World Cultures Middle East
How did the Middle East get its name?
How is the middle east the crossroads…
What are the 5 main regions of the mid…
What are the differences and similarit…
Shows location, between Europe and Asia
It connects trade for africa, europe, and asia
Northern Tier- located in Turkey and Iran; mountainous region…
They both have fertile farming but the Fertile Crescent has u…
How did the Middle East get its name?
Shows location, between Europe and Asia
How is the middle east the crossroads…
It connects trade for africa, europe, and asia
The Middle East- World Cultures
Arabian Peninsula
Middle East (where)
Cultural Diffusion
Religion
-vast plateau... -size= 1/3 of US ... -plateau= surrounded by wat…
-middle of 3 continents (Africa, Europe & Asia)... -HUGE trade…
-people, traders and conquerors spread ideas, inventions & ac…
-Christianity, Judaism & Islam all originated in Middle East
Arabian Peninsula
-vast plateau... -size= 1/3 of US ... -plateau= surrounded by wat…
Middle East (where)
-middle of 3 continents (Africa, Europe & Asia)... -HUGE trade…
49 terms
World Cultures Middle East
Why is the Middle East called the "cro…
What cultural diffusions started in th…
Why is the Middle East a strategic loc…
Where is the Northern Tier located?
1. it is a crossroad of three continents; Africa, Asia, Europ…
1. iron making... 2. alphabet... 3. Christianity... 4. Islam
1. vital sea routes... a. Suez Canal... b. Bosporus Straight... c.…
across present day Turkey and Iran
Why is the Middle East called the "cro…
1. it is a crossroad of three continents; Africa, Asia, Europ…
What cultural diffusions started in th…
1. iron making... 2. alphabet... 3. Christianity... 4. Islam
26 terms
World Cultures Middle East
what is the most valuable resource in…
what is the most plentiful natural res…
lack of ____ has shaped many cultures…
Islam means ______
water
oil
water
submission to Allah
what is the most valuable resource in…
water
what is the most plentiful natural res…
oil
10 terms
World Cultures Middle East
why did the US and Russia become conce…
why did OPEC stop oil shipments to the…
what did nations do to reduce dependen…
why have oil prices fallen over the pa…
with the end of the cold war, middle eastern countries were w…
because the us supported Israel
cutting spending on social programs, conservation, and altern…
divisions within OPEC, many oil producing countries do not wa…
why did the US and Russia become conce…
with the end of the cold war, middle eastern countries were w…
why did OPEC stop oil shipments to the…
because the us supported Israel
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