Uploaded on

 

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
    Be the first to like this
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
139
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0

Actions

Shares
Downloads
1
Comments
0
Likes
0

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
  • 2. Israel Created by Mr. Raponi
  • 3. The Land
    • Israel’s landscape includes plains, deserts and highlands.
    • In the far north lie
    • the _____________ mountains.
    • The _____________ highlands lie in the south.
    Galilee Judean
  • 4. Land II
    • The _____________ lies between Israel and Jordan and it is nine times saltier that the average ocean.
    • The _____________ desert covers almost half of the country.
    • The
    • _______________ River is the longest of Israel’s few rivers.
    Yes, It’s Salty!!!!!! Dead Sea Negev Jordan
  • 5.  
  • 6.  
  • 7.  
  • 8.  
  • 9.  
  • 10.  
  • 11. Climate
    • Israel’s climate varies from north to south.
    • _______________ Israel has a Mediterranean climate that has hot summers. About 40 inches of rain falls here each year.
    • ________________ Israel has a desert climate that has 120 degree heat and only receives one inch of rain per year.
    North Southern
  • 12. Mining and Manufacturing
    • Israel is the most industrialized country of the Middle East. Israelis produce
      • Clothing
      • Chemicals
      • Building Materials
    • ___________________ is Israel’s largest manufacturing center.
    • Mining is important to Israel’s economy.
    Tel Aviv-Yafo
  • 13. Agriculture
    • Israelis have done many things to help improve the soil.
    • The coastal plains produce citrus fruits such as oranges, grapefruits, and lemons.
    • Farming occurs in the Negev area, but only with the help of
    • ____________________, which is a process of bringing water from a place that has plenty of it, to an area that does not.
    Irrigation
  • 14. People of Israel
    • Today, Israel has approximately
    • __________________ people and 80% of the population is Jewish.
    • The largest cities within the country include
      • Tel-Aviv Yafo
      • Haifa
      • ________________, the capital.
    6.7 Million Jerusalem
  • 15. Jerusalem- The Holy City
  • 16. Early History
    • Many people in Israel trace their origins to the
    • _______________ who set up a kingdom in the capital in 1000 B.C.
    • By 922 B.C. the kingdom had split into two states, Israel and
    • ________________.
    Hebrews Judah
  • 17. More Early History
    • Over time, the area of Israel was ruled by a series of people-Greeks, Romans, and Byzantines.
    • It eventually became
    • known as _______________ and many Jews from Europe moved there.
    • These Jewish settlers, known
    • as _____________________ wanted to set up a homeland for Jewish people.
    Palestine Zionists
  • 18. Modern Israel
    • In ______________, the United Nations voted to divide Palestine into both a Jewish and an Arab state.
    • The Arabs were not in favor of this and rejected the action.
    • A series of Arab-Israeli wars have been fought for many years. Even today, there is fighting taking place.
    1947
  • 19.  
  • 20.  
  • 21.