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Southwest asia study game unit 1

  1. 1. What is the name of this body of water? Mediterranean Sea
  2. 2. What modern day country is the home to those who call themselves the Persians? <ul><ul><li>Iraq </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. What is the name of this landform? Rub al Khali Desert
  4. 4. What is the religion of most Kurds? <ul><ul><li>Shia Muslim </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. What is the name of this country? Turkey
  6. 6. The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers run through which county? <ul><ul><li>Iraq </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. The Suez Canal is linked together by what two bodies of water? <ul><ul><li>Mediterranean Sea & Red Sea </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. What is the name of this body of water? Black Sea
  9. 9. What is the most dominant ethnic group in Southwest Asia (Middle East)? <ul><ul><li>Arabs </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. What is the Jewish Celebration of Lights? <ul><ul><li>Hanukah </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. What was the “Exodus” in the history of the Jewish people? <ul><ul><li>When Moses led them out of slavery. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. What is the name of this river? Euphrates River
  13. 13. What basic belief made Christianity different from Judaism? <ul><ul><li>That the Messiah, or Savior of man was Jesus </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. What ethnic group does NOT have their own country? <ul><ul><li>KURDS </li></ul></ul>
  15. 15. What is the name of this body of water? Arabian Sea
  16. 16. Which bodies of water are connected by the Strait of Hormuz <ul><ul><li>The Arabian Sea and the Persian Gulf </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. What makes it possible to get to the Mediterranean Sea from the Arabian Sea without having to sail around the continent of Africa? <ul><ul><li>The Suez Canal </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. What is the name of this country? Afghanistan
  19. 19. In which country are the Gaza Strip and the West Bank located? <ul><ul><li>Israel </li></ul></ul>
  20. 20. What river runs through Syria, Israel, and Jordan? <ul><ul><li>Jordan River </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. Which ethnic group is most numerous in the Middle East? <ul><li>Arabs </li></ul>
  22. 22. What is the main belief that distinguished the Jewish faith from the others in the ancient world? <ul><ul><li>Monotheistic </li></ul></ul>
  23. 23. Which is the holy writing of Judaism? <ul><ul><li>Torah </li></ul></ul>
  24. 24. What basic belief made Christianity different from Judaism? <ul><ul><li>Jesus = Messiah </li></ul></ul>
  25. 25. What is the name of this river? Euphrates River
  26. 26. What are the Five Pillars? <ul><ul><li>Five basic obligations that Muslims are supposed to meet in their lives </li></ul></ul>
  27. 27. What issue led to the split between the Sunni and Shia in Islam? <ul><ul><li>They disagreed over who should lead the Muslim community after the death of Muhammad </li></ul></ul>
  28. 28. What is the name of this body of water? Red Sea
  29. 29. Out of the different landforms we have studied, which is man made?? <ul><ul><li>Canals </li></ul></ul>
  30. 30. According to Jewish dietary laws, food must be what in order to be eaten? <ul><ul><li>Kosher </li></ul></ul>
  31. 31. Of the religions we studied, which on is the youngest? <ul><li>Islam </li></ul>
  32. 32. What is this symbol a religion for and what is it called? <ul><ul><li>Judaism/Star of David </li></ul></ul>
  33. 33. What is the holy writing of Christianity ? <ul><ul><li>New Testament </li></ul></ul>
  34. 34. What is a religious leader called in Islam? <ul><ul><li>Imams / Caliph </li></ul></ul>
  35. 35. What is the name of this body of water? Suez Canal
  36. 36. Who was the founder of Christianity? <ul><ul><li>Jesus </li></ul></ul>
  37. 37. What is the birthplace of Islam? <ul><ul><li>Mecca </li></ul></ul>
  38. 38. What is the name of this landform? Sinai Peninsula
  39. 39. Muslims pray how many times a day? <ul><ul><li>FIVE </li></ul></ul>
  40. 40. According to the Islamic Religion, what is the name of the Prophet? <ul><ul><li>Muhammad </li></ul></ul>
  41. 41. Of the religions we studied, which on is the oldest? <ul><li>Judaism </li></ul>
  42. 42. What is this symbol a religion for and what is it called? <ul><ul><li>Christianity / </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Cross, Crucifix </li></ul></ul>
  43. 43. What is the holy writing of Islam? <ul><ul><li>Koran / Qur'an </li></ul></ul>
  44. 44. What is a Jewish religious leader called? <ul><ul><li>Rabbi </li></ul></ul>
  45. 45. What is the name of this country? Israel
  46. 46. Who was the founder of Islam? <ul><ul><li>Muhammed </li></ul></ul>
  47. 47. What is the birthplace of Christianity? <ul><ul><li>Bethlehem/ </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Jerusalem </li></ul></ul>
  48. 48. What is the name of this river? Tigris River
  49. 49. What is the largest sect of Islam? <ul><ul><li>Sunni Muslim </li></ul></ul>
  50. 50. Which Middle Eastern Country is located in both Europe and Asia? <ul><ul><li>Turkey </li></ul></ul>
  51. 51. What body of water connects the Arabian Sea to the Persian Gulf? <ul><ul><li>Strait of Hormuz </li></ul></ul>
  52. 52. What is this symbol a religion for and what is it called? <ul><ul><li>Islam / </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Crescent Moon </li></ul></ul>
  53. 53. What ethnic group’s predominant language is Arabic, and the majority follows the teachings of Islam. <ul><ul><li>Arabs </li></ul></ul>
  54. 54. All Muslims are required to visit this city as least once in their lifetime <ul><ul><li>Mecca </li></ul></ul>
  55. 55. What is the name of this river? Jordan River
  56. 56. Who would go to a Synagogue for religious purposes? <ul><ul><li>Jews </li></ul></ul>
  57. 57. What meets the Euphrates River in Iraq? <ul><ul><li>Tigris River </li></ul></ul>
  58. 58. What is the name of this country? Iraq
  59. 59. What is the second largest sect of Islam? <ul><ul><li>Shiite Muslim </li></ul></ul>
  60. 60. What is the name of this body of water? Persian Gulf
  61. 61. Which religion do most people in Southwest Asia practice <ul><ul><li>Islam </li></ul></ul>
  62. 62. Three of the world’s major religions began in Southwest Asia/ Middle East. Which of the three follows the strict teachings of the Torah? <ul><ul><li>Judaism </li></ul></ul>
  63. 63. What modern day country is the home to those who call themselves the Persians? <ul><ul><li>Iraq </li></ul></ul>
  64. 64. What ethnic group is found in Iraq, Turkey, and Syria? <ul><ul><li>Kurds </li></ul></ul>
  65. 65. Which sect of Islam believes that its leader must be a direct descendant of Muhammad? <ul><ul><li>Shi’a Muslims </li></ul></ul>
  66. 66. What is the name of this country? Iran
  67. 67. Who would go to a Mosque for religious purposes? <ul><ul><li>Muslims </li></ul></ul>
  68. 68. Those of the Christian faith belive that Jesus Christ was sentenced to die by what? <ul><ul><li>Crucifixion </li></ul></ul>
  69. 69. What is the name of this country? Iran
  70. 70. Muhammad was forced to leave Mecca for Medina in 622 AD/CE. What present day country is Mecca found? <ul><ul><li>Saudi Arabia </li></ul></ul>
  71. 71. What is the name of this body of water? Straight of Hormuz
  72. 72. The Hebrew Bible states that Abraham was born in Ur and was promised the Land of Canaan, what is the modern name of this country today? <ul><ul><li>Israel </li></ul></ul>
  73. 73. Three of the world’s major religions began in Southwest Asia/ Middle East. Which of the three follows the strict teachings of the New Testament? <ul><ul><li>Christianity </li></ul></ul>
  74. 74. What is the Jewish celebration of their deliverance from the hands of the Egyptians? <ul><ul><li>Passover </li></ul></ul>
  75. 75. Jesus’ life and teachings can be found where? <ul><ul><li>The Gospels </li></ul></ul>
  76. 76. What is the name of this body of water? Black Sea
  77. 77. What is the name of this body of water? Mediterranean Sea
  78. 78. The Tigris and Euphrates Rivers run through which county? <ul><ul><li>Iraq </li></ul></ul>
  79. 79. What is the name of this landform? Rub al Khali Desert
  80. 80. What is the religion of most Kurds? <ul><ul><li>Shia Muslim </li></ul></ul>
  81. 81. What is the name of this country? Turkey
  82. 82. The Suez Canal is linked together by what two bodies of water? <ul><ul><li>Mediterranean Sea & Red Sea </li></ul></ul>
  83. 83. What is the name of this body of water? Black Sea
  84. 84. What is the most dominant ethnic group in Southwest Asia (Middle East)? <ul><ul><li>Arabs </li></ul></ul>
  85. 85. What is the Jewish Celebration of Lights? <ul><ul><li>Hanukah </li></ul></ul>
  86. 86. What was the “Exodus” in the history of the Jewish people? <ul><ul><li>When Moses led them out of slavery. </li></ul></ul>
  87. 87. What is the name of this river? Euphrates River
  88. 88. What basic belief made Christianity different from Judaism? <ul><ul><li>That the Messiah, or Savior of man was Jesus </li></ul></ul>
  89. 89. What ethnic group does NOT have their own country? <ul><ul><li>KURDS </li></ul></ul>
  90. 90. What is the name of this body of water? Arabian Sea

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