History of Southwest Asia
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  • Question 1
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    Q. What is the religion of most people in SW Asia?
    answer choices
    Sunni Muslim
    Shia Muslim
    Jewish
    Christian
  • Question 2
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    Q. What event led to the end of the Ottoman Empire?
    answer choices
    World War I
    World War II
    Cold War
    Religious disputes
  • Question 3
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    Q.

    What large empire broke up after World War I?

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    Roman Empire

    Aztec Empire

    Ottoman Empire

    Persian Empire

  • Question 4
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    Who drew up the boundaries for the new countries formed after the breakup of this empire?

    answer choices

    Middle Eastern governments

    The United States’ government

    Former empire leaders

    Britain and France

  • Question 5
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    What change took place in Mesopotamia around 10,000 years ago?

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    They began practicing hunting-gathering.

    They began practicing agriculture.

    They began keeping records.

    The Iraq War began.

  • Question 6
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    In what ways are the religions of Islam, Judaism, and Christianity alike?

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    They began in 2000 BC.

    They are monotheistic.

    They are polytheistic.

    They regard Job as the messenger of God.

  • Question 7
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    Who has the most followers in the world today?

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    Judaism

    Islam

    Hinduism

    Christianity

  • Question 8
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    Q.

    Mesopotamian societies used a system of writing called

    answer choices

    hieroglyphics

    cursive

    cuneiform

    caliphs

  • Question 9
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    Q.

    What do Muslims do during the holy month of Ramadan?

    answer choices

    don't sleep

    don't go to the mosque

    don't eat during daylight hours

    don't go to school/work

  • Question 10
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    Q.

    How many times a day do Muslims pray?

    answer choices

    1

    3

    5

    7

  • Question 11
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    Q.

    How many Pillars of Islam are there?

    answer choices

    4

    5

    6

    7

  • Question 12
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    Q. Muslims made adavancements in medicine, math and astronomy
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 13
    20 seconds
    Q. Who was responsible for creating the empire pictured?
    answer choices
    Hebrews
    Persians
    Muslims
    Alexander
  • Question 14
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    Q.

    Following World War 1, how did Britain and France divide the territory of the former Ottoman Empire?

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    by setting boundaries based on historical divisions

    by creating boundaries that ignored ethnic backgrounds

    by creating boundaries based on religious divisions

    by creating boundaries based on population divisions

  • Question 15
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    What event triggered the first Persian Gulf War?

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    Iraq's invasion of Kuwait

    Iraq's invasion of Iran

    U.S. invasion of Afghanistan

    Israel's capture of the West Banl

  • Question 16
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    Q.

    What group living in eastern Turkey, Northern Iraq, northern Syria, and western Iran has fought to gain control of their own country?

    answer choices

    Turks

    Kurds

    Caliphs

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