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geography of middle east

Is the Jordan River smaller or larger than the Euphrates? smaller
What continent is the Middle East located on? Asia
Which two rivers flow through Iraq? Tigris and Euphrates
What does OPEC stand for? Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)
What two seas are linked by the Suez Canal? Red Sea and Mediterranean Sea
What kind of energy does water produce? Hydroelectric Power
Water is also known as? "liquid gold"
What is the Shaat al-Arab? a waterway formed by the joining of two rivers; Euphrates and Tigis
Where does the Tigris River begin? mountains of Turkey
What two waterways does the Strait of Hormuz connect? Arabian Sea and the Persain Gulf
What is a man-made water way which allows people to travel through the Red Sea to the the Mediterranean Sea? Suez Canal
Is Afghanistan located at the east or west region of the Middle East? east
Which is the largest country of the Middle East? Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Turkey is located ______ of Iraq? north and west
Which country is south of Afghanistan? Pakistan
The ____ river flows into the Dead Sea? Jordan River
Which two continents is the Red Sea between? Asia and Africa
What is irrigation? controlled amount of water used to water crops
Where was oil first discovered in the Middle East? Iran (first called Persia)
Which country has the most oil in SW Asia? Saudi Arabia
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