Busy. Please wait.
Log in using Clever

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
Sign up using Clever

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
Your email address is only used to allow you to reset your password. See our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Didn't know it?
click below
Knew it?
click below
Don't know
Remaining cards (0)
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

S.W.Asia vocabulary

A monotheistic religion based on the teachings of Jesus Christ whom followers believe is the son of God Christianity
Oil that has not been processed. crude oil
The process of removing salt from ocean water to make it fresh water. desalinization
The practice of using small pipes that slowly drip water just above the ground which results in the continuous supply of water that will soak into the soil. drip irrigation
A monotheistic religion that involves the belief in one god and Muhammad as the prophet. Islam
The oldest monotheistic religion developed among ancient Hebrews that stresses belief in God and the Torah. Judaism
An ethnic group located in present day Turkey, Iraq, and Iran for about 1000 years and has been involved in conflict for most of the 20th century. Kurds
The location of some of the earliest civilizations in the world and a cultural hearth between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers Mesopotamia
A group of twelve countries whose purpose is to maintain prices and coordinate policies on selling petroleum products. OPEC
Displaced Arabs who lived in the area of Palestine. Palestinians
A fundamentalist Muslim group that wants to maintain traditional social systems by imposing rules on behavior. Taliban
A type of government that adheres to laws based on religion. theocracy
A movement that began in the 19th century to create and support a Jewish homeland in Palestine which resulted in the creation of Israel after World War II. Zionism
Created by: H0201322



Use these flashcards to help memorize information. Look at the large card and try to recall what is on the other side. Then click the card to flip it. If you knew the answer, click the green Know box. Otherwise, click the red Don't know box.

When you've placed seven or more cards in the Don't know box, click "retry" to try those cards again.

If you've accidentally put the card in the wrong box, just click on the card to take it out of the box.

You can also use your keyboard to move the cards as follows:

If you are logged in to your account, this website will remember which cards you know and don't know so that they are in the same box the next time you log in.

When you need a break, try one of the other activities listed below the flashcards like Matching, Snowman, or Hungry Bug. Although it may feel like you're playing a game, your brain is still making more connections with the information to help you out.

To see how well you know the information, try the Quiz or Test activity.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards