ch 9 & 10

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ch 9 & 10
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southwest asia and north africa ch 9 & 10
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  1. nomads of the desert are called ___ _______
    The Bedouin
  2. the climate of sw asia and n africa could be described as ____
    arid
  3. the ______ cross the dedsert to trade salt and dates
    tuareg
  4. the climate of sw asia and n africa mountains are colder than the climate of the ______
    desert
  5. hieroglyphics and papyrus are associated with the ancient civilizations  of _____
    egypt
  6. the ______ are building schools in afghanistan
    unicef
  7. egypts empire expanded the conquest of pharaoh ______ ____
    ramses 11
  8. the ____ prevented afghan children from being educated
    taliban
  9. a tunnel is being built under the ____ _____ for high speed commuter trains
    bospor strait
  10. the ____ and ____ are the important rivers of Mesopotamia
    Tigris and euphrates 
  11. the _____ or _____ of Istanbul makes it a cultural bridge between Europe and asia
    city or location
  12. the major difference between the tigiris and euphrates river is ___ ______ __ ___ _____
    the speed of the water
  13. the ______ _____ location helped it become wealthy and powerful because the busiest trade routes in the region ran through it
    ottoman empire 
  14. the _____ represent the majority ethic group of muslims in iraq
    shi'ites
  15. the ottoman empire began and ended in the country of ____
    turkey
  16. in 2003 the us invaded iraq to find ___ of ___ ________
    weapons of mass destruction
  17. the tsunami that destroyed herods harbor happened in approximately _______
    2000 bc
  18. the _____ industry contributes most to the economy of the arabian peninsula
    petroleum
  19. herods harbor was unusual because the ____ _______
    manmade breakwaters
  20. the _____ empire helped spread christianity
    roman
  21. the palestine liberation organization (plo) want a ____ of ____ ____
    a state of their own
  22. european colonization spread the _____ religion
    christian
  23. the arabian peninsula is important to countries around the world because it _____ ____ __ ___ _____ _________
    contains most of the worlds petroleum
  24. in 20002 the isrealis build a barrier between _____ and the _____ ______
    israel and the west banks
  25. businesses relocate to dubai because of the _____ _____
    income taxes
  26. some countries in north africa and sw asia are wealthy because they have ____ _____ needed by the world
    oil reserves
  27. the belief of _ ___ are shared by judaism, christianity, and islam
    1 god
  28. why do most guest workers go to saudi arabia
    to work at better wages
  29. how are the old christian ______ and the hebrew _____ are shared belief
    testement, bible
  30. ____ rules saudi arabia
    kings
  31. ______ came from the sumerians
    cuneiform
  32. _____ _____ elects their president and prime minister
    israels parliment
  33. what causes a rain shadow on the anatolian and iranian plateaus?
    high mountains
  34. advanced civilizations developed as a result of the ______ revolution in ________
    agriculture, Mesopotamia 
  35. widely scattered ________ divides afghanistan as a country
    mountains
  36. ______ are the type of land surrounding the nile river
    grasslands
  37. the _____ ____ invaded afghanistan to help put down rebels against the communist govt
    soviet union
  38. dubai is older or newer than instanbul
    newer
  39. the niles' predictable floods allowed ______ to flourish
    agriculture 

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