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In 1948, the state of Israel was formed to give which group of people a homeland?
What led to the collapse of the Ottoman Empire at the end of World War I?
The Ottomans were on the losing side of WWI
The Ottoman Empire went bankrupt building new buildings and roads
The people in the Empire were starving because drought ruined their crops
The Ottoman government was overthrown by a revolt of factory workers who were unemployed when the war ended
Who drew up the boundaries of the new countries created from the Ottoman Empire at the end of WWI?
Arabs and Persians
During World War II, six million Jews were killed in the
Which group in the Middle East was not given their own country after World War I?
How did Arabs living in Palestine in 1948 feel about the creation of the new state of Israel?
They completely supported it
They rejected it as unfair
The Arab population in Palestine was largely unaffected by the new country
They agreed to work it out although they were unhappy about the decision
When war broke out between Palestinians and Jews in Palestine, which countries joined with the Palestinian Arabs to try and stop the creation of the new state of Israel?
The United States
Neighboring Arab countries
the major nations of Europe
the countries belonging to the United Nations