Mid East Jeopardy by LisaB1982

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									Directions for Jeopardy:
Students pick a category, read the questions, and respond with the answers. Click anywhere on the slide to reveal the answer. To go back to the Jeopardy board, click on the home icon. The browser pointer must be visible in order to return to the game board. Divide the class and keep score in anyway that suits classroom management style.

Created by : Eleanor Joyce Andrew Lewis Middle School Salem, VA

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Location 100

Physical Features Climate

Vocabulary Vocabulary
Final Jeopardy

Resources Trivia Weather
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The Earth 100

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Religion 100

The major religions in the region believe in one God. This is known as ____
Monotheism

Religion 200

The city in the region that is sacred to all three religions.
Jerusalem

Religion 300

The great prophet of the Islamic faith

Muhammad

Religion 400

The holiest city for the Muslims
Mecca

Religion 500

The Islam house of worship is called a
Mosque

Religion 600

The two religions that are fighting in the region
Jews and Muslims

Israelis and Palestinians

Physical Features 100

The longest river in the world.
The Nile

Physical Features 200

This desert dominates North Africa
The Sahara

Physical Features 300

The canal that separates the Mediterranean Sea from the Red Sea
Suez Canal

Physical Features 400

The mountain range in northwest Africa
Atlas

Physical Features 500

The gulf that borders the major oil-exporting countries.
Persian

Physical Features 600

The two rivers in Iraq
The Tigris and Euphrates

Vocabulary 100

Area of lush vegetation in the desert
oasis

Vocabulary 200

A dry river bed that only contains water after a rain
wadi

Vocabulary 300

The holy book of the Jews
The Torah

Vocabulary 400

Process in which productive land is turned into desert
desertification

Vocabulary 500

The process of removing salt from sea water
desalination

Vocabulary 600

Fan-shaped fertile area at the mouth of the Nile River
Delta

Resources 100

The most plentiful and valuable resource in the region
oil

Resources 200

Resources 200

The scarcest valuable resource in the region
water

Resources 300

Hydroelectric power is generated by this dam on the Nile River
Aswan High Dam

Resources 400

What is the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries?
An organization of petroleum exporting countries that control the price and production of oil

Resources 500

A main crop grown in Egypt
Cotton

Resources 600

Occupation of the desert nomads?
herders

Culture 100

Ships of the desert

Camels

Culture 200

Arabesque

Symmetrical Arabic Art

Culture 300

The mosque in Jerusalem that is sacred to all three monotheistic religions.
Dome of the Rock or Temple Mount

Culture 400

The language most of the people in the region.
Arabic

Culture 500

Open-air markets along the streets in the region
bazaars

Culture 600

Ancient Tombs in Egypt
Pyramids

Name the three countries that are not Arabic and the language spoken in each country.

Iran- Farsi

Turkey- Turkish
Israel- Hebrew
Final, Final Jeopardy

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Draw a mental map of the region that shows the outline of North Africa, the Arabian Peninsula north to Turkey.
Best drawing wins.


								
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