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Geography Middle East Test
Middle East
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Geography
9th Grade
05/04/2020

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Who is the group responsible for controlling worldwide oil prices?
Definition
OPEC
Term
Who were the people displaced when Israel was created after WW II?
Definition
Palestineans
Term
In what city has disagreement with Jews, Christians, and Muslims led to conflict?
Definition
Jerusalem
Term
What do we call a government controlled by religion?
Definition
Theocracy
Term
Which of the following is a religious duty of the followers of Islam?
a) Fast b) charity c) prayer d) all of the above
Definition
d) all of the above
Term
The food taboos for this group of people include pork and shellfish.

a) Mormons b) Jews c) Muslims d) Christians
Definition
b) Jews c) Muslims
Term
The food taboos for this group include pork, shellfish, and alcohol.
Definition
Muslims
Term
What do we call people who belong to the religion of Islam?
Definition
Muslim
Term
What is the name of the holy city to which all Muslims hope to make a pilgrimage?
Definition
Mecca
Term
What is a refugee?
Definition
A person who has to leave their home
Term
What might cause someone to become a refugee?
Definition
War, no money, violence.
Term
What is a pilgrimage?
Definition
A trip or journey to a religious place.
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