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Middle East Unit 1 Review. 5. 9. 1. 6. 7. 8. 3. 2. 4. 2. 5. 4. 3. 6. 1. 4. 7. 2. 1. 9. 3. 5. 6. 8. 5. 4. 1. 6. 2. 3. What issues are causing water shortages in the Middle East?. Drought Overconsumption Unequal Distribution Dams on the river.

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Middle east unit 1 review

Middle East Unit 1 Review


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What issues are causing water shortages in the middle east

What issues are causing water shortages in the Middle East?


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  • Drought

  • Overconsumption

  • Unequal Distribution

  • Dams on the river


What steps have countries taken to ensure they have enough fresh water

What steps have countries taken to ensure they have enough fresh water?


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  • Using Aquifers

  • Built Dams

  • Desalination


What are some of the causes of water pollution in the me

What are some of the causes of water pollution in the ME?


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  • Oil Spills

  • Factory waste

  • Open or damaged sewage system

  • Fertilizer and Chemical runoff


Why do people live closer to rivers or the coast and not the middle of the desert

Why do people live closer to rivers or the coast and not the middle of the desert?


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  • Access to Water and transportation


What is the overall climate and geography of the me

What is the overall climate and geography of the ME?


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  • Hot Dry Climate

  • Deserts and Mountains


What is the difference between a religious group and an ethnic group

What is the difference between a religious group and an ethnic group?


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  • Religious group is based on choice

  • Ethnic group you are born into and have no choice


What are the 3 main ethnic groups in the me

What are the 3 main ethnic groups in the ME?


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  • Arabs

  • Kurds

  • Persians


What are some of the characteristics of the arab ethnic group

What are some of the characteristics of the Arab ethnic group?


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  • Largest ethnic group in the Middle East.

  • They speak Arabic and most practice Islam

  • Almost all Arabs are Sunni.


What are some of the characteristics of the persian ethnic group

What are some of the characteristics of the Persian ethnic group?


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  • Make up half of Iran’s population

  • Almost all Persians are Muslims (Shia)

  • The Persian language (Farsi) is one of the world's oldest languages still in use today


What are some of the characteristics of the kurd ethnic group

What are some of the characteristics of the Kurd ethnic group?


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  • Most Kurds are Muslim (Sunni)

  • They live mostly in the mountains of these countries: Iraq, Iran, Syria, and Turkey

  • They have never had their own country, but speak their own language (Kurdish) and have their own culture


What are the 3 main religions of the me

What are the 3 main religions of the ME?


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  • Judaism

  • Christianity

  • Islam


List 5 facts about christians from your notes

List 5 facts about Christians from your notes.


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  • Founder: Jesus Christ

  • Largest Religion

  • Believe Jesus was Son of God

  • Holy Day: Sunday

  • Holy Book: Bible

  • Started 33C.E.


List 5 facts about muslims from you notes

List 5 facts about Muslims from you notes.


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  • Founder: Muhammad

  • 2nd Largest religion

  • Started in Saudi Arabia

  • Began in 622 CE

  • Holy Day: Friday

  • Holy Book: Quran


List 5 facts about jews from your notes

List 5 facts about Jews from your notes.


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  • 12th Largest

  • Founder: Abraham/ Moses

  • Holy Day: Saturday

  • Holy Book: Torah

  • Began in 2100 BCE


How are the 3 religions the same

How are the 3 religions the same?


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  • Started in Middle East

  • Believe in One God (Monotheism)

  • Believe Jesus was real person

  • Consider Jerusalem a holy city


How are the 3 religions different

How are the 3 religions different?


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  • Started at different times

  • Different Holy Days

  • Different Founders

  • Followers are called different names


What caused the split between shia and sunni muslims

What caused the split between Shia and Sunni Muslims?


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  • After death of Muhammad they disagreed who should be the leader


What is the main difference between the sunni and shia muslims

What is the main difference between the Sunni and Shia Muslims?


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  • Sunni believe that the best qualified should be leader

  • Shia believe that the leader should be a descendent of Muhammad


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