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Arabian Peninsula

A group of facts about the Arabian Peninsula

QuestionAnswer
peninsula a piece of land almost surrounded by water or projecting out into a body of water.
equator an imaginary line that crosses both hemisheres.
trade route one of the sea lanes used mostly by merchants.
oases an isolated area of vegetation in a desert.
caravans travelers usally in big gruops that cross desrt in Asia and North America.
Fasting when someone is not eating for a period of time to show respect to thier god.
Emigrants a person who leaves their own country in order to settle permanetly in another.
agriculture the science or practice of farming, including cultivation of the soil for the growing of crops
nomads a member of a people having no permanent abode, and who travel from place to place to find fresh pasture for their livestock
calephate A form of Islamic government by a caliph.
beudoin a nomatic arab of the desert
angel gabriel a angel in christianity ,judiasm, and muslims
the Quran an islamic sacred book.
monothiesm the belief in only one god
polythiesm the belief in many gods.
pilgrimage a pigrims journey
 

 



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