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Iran. Iran. Once known as Persia Oil rich nation Slightly larger than Alaska Two mountain ranges: Elburz and Zagros Mountains Oil rich nation. Zagros Mountains. Elburz Mountains. Iran. Industries: Textiles, metal goods, construction materials, carpets Crops:

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Iran
  • Once known as Persia
  • Oil rich nation
  • Slightly larger than Alaska
  • Two mountain ranges:
    • Elburz and Zagros Mountains
  • Oil rich nation
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Zagros Mountains

Elburz Mountains

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Iran
  • Industries:
    • Textiles, metal goods, construction materials, carpets
  • Crops:
    • Wheat, rice, sugar beets, cotton
    • World’s largest producer of pistachio nuts
iranian people
Iranian People
  • Population: 66.6 million
    • ½ million are Persians
  • Language: Farsi (Persian)
  • 65% live in urban areas
  • Capital: Tehran (also largest city)
  • 2 million refugees from Iraq and Afghanistan
  • Religion: Islam (98%)
iran s government
Iran’s Government
  • Center of Persian empire 2,000 years ago
    • Ruled by shahs (kings)
  • 1979-Religious leaders overthrew the monarchy
  • Islamic Republic-a government run by Islamic religious leaders
  • New laws introduced based on Quran
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