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What is the official name for the Middle East?
Who gave the Middle East its name?
What country is actually part of the middle east but doesn't seem like it?
Southwest Asia ends before what country?
What is the climate like in the Middle East?
dry and hot
Gallons of ____ are more expensive than gallons of oil in the Middle East
What factor could turn the Middle East around like it did in Israel?
How much of US oil comes from Saudi Arabia?
how much of US oil comes from outside the US?
How much of Europe's oil comes from the Middle East?
the Middle East has some of the oldest and greatest what?
What are the different ideas of where civilization began?
- Mesopotamia, betweent the Tigris and Euphrates
- Egyptian Nile Delta
- Chinese Yhang Zhon River Valley
- Indian Indus River Valley
What was the first known Middle Eastern writing?
What is another name for the Neo-Babylonians?
What was the first emperor of the Babylonians equivalent to?
The first emperor of the Middle East
What were the Babylonians skilled in?
What what the Assyrian capital?
Where did Iraq and Syria start?
What was Babylon famous for?
hanging gardens of Babylon
What people did Turkey start with?
What were the Hittites skilled in?
- chariots in warfare
- the iron axle
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