Type
Crossword
Description

Religious leaders hold the power IRAN
One of the world's most important source of oil IRAQ
The birthplace of several different religious ISREAL
Most Turkish people live here TURKEY
Has been in war for years AFGHANISTAN
Is the home to the religion of Islam SAUDI ARABIA
Independent small country, Borders Egypt and Israel GAZA STRIP
Northern part of Indian Ocean bounded by by Pakistan and Iran ARABIAN SEA
Connects Red Sea to Mediterranean Sea SUEZ CANAL
Lies between Strait of Hormuz and the Indian Ocean PERSIAN GULF
Flows through northeast Iran and the southwest to the Arabian Peninsula TIGRIS RIVER
Flow through Jordan JORDAN RIVER
One of the most historically important rivers in western Asia EUPHRATES RIVER
Between the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf STRAIT OF HORMUZ
method in which water is supplied to plants at regular intervals for agriculture IRRIGATION
Water that is contamination WATER POLLUTION
The unbalanced division of anything UNEQUAL DISTRIBUTION
An ethnic group that the native language is a variety of Arabic ARAB
A ethnic group that was with the Ottoman Empire KURD
Believes the new leader should be in the prophets Muhammad's bloodline SUNNI
Believed in the teachings of Muhammad ISLAM
Newest Religion JUDAISM
World's largest religion CHRISTIANITY
A variety. State of being diverse. DIVERSITY
Believed the new leader should be of the head of state SHIA MUSLIM
a community who share a common cultural background ETHNIC GROUP
A set of individuals whose identity as such is distinctive in common doctrines, practicers or rituals RELIGIOUS GROUP

Southwest Asia Unit 2 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Kuwait
Genocide
Farsi
Israel
Culture
Religious Groups
Ethnic groups
Shias
Sunni
Bible
Torah
Koran
Quran
Muhammad
Adolf Hitler
Osama bin laden
Saddam Hussein
Suez Canal
Gaza Strip
Strait of hormuz
Persian Gulf
Saudi Arabia
Iran
Iraq
oligarchy
Queen
King
Dictatorship
Parliamentary Democracy
Unitary
Federal
Democracy
Autcracy
Theocracy
Holocaust
Antisemitism
Monotheistic
Turkey
Afghanistan
Arabs
Kurds
Persians
Christianity
Islam
Judaism

History Of The Middle East Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The religion of Jews Judaism
The religoius faith of muslims Islam
a republic in SW Asia, on the Mediterranean: formed as a Jewish state Israel
the Christian religion, including the Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern Orthodox churches. Christianity
a republic in SW Asia, N of Saudi Arabia and W of Iran, centering in the Tigris-Euphrates basin of Mesopotamia Iraq
a native or inhabitant of Saudi Arabia Saudi
a peninsula in SW Asia, including Saudi Arabia, Yemen Arab Republic, People's Democratic Republic of Yemen, Oman, the United Arab Arabia
a republic in central Asia, NW of India and E of Iran Afghanistan
an arm of the Indian Ocean, extending NW between Africa and Arabia: connected to the Mediterranean by the Suez Canal Red Sea
a river in SW Asia, flowing SE from SE Turkey through Iraq, joining the Euphrates to form the Shatt-al-Arab Tigris River
a river in SW Asia, flowing from E Turkey through Syria and Iraq, joining the Tigris to form the Shatt-al-Arab near the Persian Gulf Euphrates River
an arm of the Arabian Sea, between SW Iran and Arabia Persian Gulf
a river in SW Asia, flowing from S Lebanon through the Sea of Galilee, then S between Israel and Jordan through W Jordan into the Dead Sea. Jordan River
Strait of, a strait between Iran and the United Arab Emirates, connecting the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman. Strait Of Hormuz
Gross domestic product (GDP) is the monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period GDP

SS7G5 crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

West of Aghanistan. Iran
North of Saudi Arabia. Iraq
East of Iran. Aghanistan
East of the Red sea. Saudi Arabia
The homeland of the Jewish race. Israel
North of Iraq. Turkey
Goes thru Turkey,Syria,And last Iraq. Euphrates River
ends of where the Euphrates river ends. Tigris River
Lies along the east boarder of Israel. Jordan River
A canal that goes between the Mediterranean Sea and Red Sea. Suez Canal
Southwest of Iran. and north east of Saudi Arabia. Persain Gulf
Connecting the Persian Gulf to the Gulf of Oman. Strait of Hormuz
located near Saudi Arabia and goes to India then Samalia. Arabian Sea
West of Saudi Arabia. Red Sea
has the coast that is the Mediterranean sea and its in the top left of Israel. Gaza Strip

Middle Eastern Geography Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Black Sea
Euphrates River
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Jordan
Jordan River
Kuwait
Mediterranean Sea
Persian Gulf
Red Sea
Saudi Arabia
Strait of Hormuz
Suez Canal
Syria
Tigris River
Yemen

Middle east Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

located in israel and located in west asia and flows throught the sea of gallilee jordan
The river flows south from the mountains of southeastern Turkey through Iraq and empties itself into the Persian Gulf tigris
is the longest and one of the most historically important rivers of Western Asia. Together with the Tigris, it is one of the two defining rivers of Mesopotamia. eupharates
is a seawater inlet of the Indian Ocean, lying between Africa and Asia red sea
is a small self-governing Palestinian territory on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, that borders Egypt on the southwest for 11 kilometers and Israel on the east and north along a 51 km border. gaza strip
is a mediterranean sea in Western Asia. An extension of the Indian Ocean through the Strait of Hormuz, it lies between Iran to the northeast and the Arabian Peninsula to the southwest. persian gulf
is a strait between the Gulf of Oman and the Persian Gulf. It provides the only sea passage from the Persian Gulf to the open ocean strait of hormuz
is a region of the northern Indian Ocean bounded on the north by Pakistan and Iran, on the west by northeastern Somalia and the Arabian Peninsula, and on the east by India arabian sea
is a parliamentary republic in Eurasia, mainly on the Anatolian peninsula in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. turkey
capital is ridyah saudi arabia
also known as Persia is a sovereign state in Western Asia iran
is a country in Western Asia, bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest, and Syria to the west. iraq
is a country in the Middle East, on the southeastern shore of the Mediterranean Sea and the northern shore of the Red Sea. It has land borders with Lebanon to the north, Syria to the northeast, Jordan on the east, the Palestinian territories of the West Bank and Gaza Strip to the east and west, respectively, and Egypt to the southwest. israel
It is bordered by Pakistan in the south and east; Iran in the west; Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan in the north; and China in the far northeast Afghanistan

Middle East Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The longest river in southwest Asia Euphrates
A desert that stretches from Yemen to the Persian Gulf Arabian Desert
The Euphrates and this river are known as the twin rivers Tigris
A mountain range in Turkey where the Euphrates River starts Taurus Mountains
The river that separates Jordan and Israel Jordan River
The desert right below Saudi Arabia Rub' al Khali
This is the longest river in the world Nile
This connects the Persian Gulf and Arabian Sea Strait of Hormuz
This connects the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea Suez Canal
This desert covers part of Jordan, Syria, Saudi Arabia, and wester Iran Syrian Desert

Middle Eastern Countries Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Afghanistan
Algeria
Arabian Sea
Black Sea
Cyprus
Egypt
Euphrates River
Iran
Iraq
Israel
Jordan
Kuwait
Lebanon
Libya
Mediterranean Sea
Morocco
Nile River
Oman
Pakistan
Persian Gulf
Qatar
Red Sea
Saudi Arabia
Sudan
Syria
Tigris River
Tunisia
Turkey
United Arab Emirates
Yemen

Middle East Vocabulary Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Afghanistan
Arabian sea
Euphrates river
Gaza Strip
Iran
Iraq
Isreal
Jordan river
Persian Gulf
red sea
Saudi Arabia
Strait of Hormuz
Suez canal
Tigeris river
Turkey
West bank

Middle East Geography Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

One of the longest rivers of Southwest Asia which begins in Turkey and flows though Syria and Iraq. Euphrates River
River that begins in Turkey and flows through Iraq. Tigris River
One of the main shipping routes for oil to be shipped out from the rich fields of Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Iran and other countries Persian Gulf
A very narrow waterway in which ships must navigate to and from the Persian Gulf. Strait of Hormuz
The northwest arm of the Indian Ocean Arabian Sea
A smaller but important river that begins in the southern end of the Sea of Galilee Jordan River
West of Afghanistan Iran
A landlocked, mountainous country located northwest of India Afghanistan
Largest country on the Arabian Peninsula Saudi Arabia
A country west of Iran which has the advantage of having two of the largest rivers in the region Iraq
A republic in southwest Asia Israel
A country located to the north and west of Iraq Turkey
A territory along the Mediterranean Sea Gaza Strip
Oil rich country on the Persian Gulf Kuwait
In Israel, a strip of land on the west side of the Jordan River, West Bank
A sea that borders Egypt and the Arabian Peninsula Red Sea
A republic in SW Asia on the east of the Mediterranean Sea Syria

Southwest Asia (The Middle East) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

lived in Iran before the arrival of Islam in the 7th century Persians
Descendants of the Medes, an ancient Iranian people Kurds
have 15 million followers Judaism
Denominations include Catholicism, Orthodxy, and Protestantism Christianity
Holy cities include Mecca, Medina, and Jerusalem. Islam
Believe that the supreme leader (Caliph) does NOT need to be related to Muhammad Sunni Muslims
Believe that the supreme leader (Caliph) must be a blood relative of muhammad Shi'a Muslims
Language of Arabs Arabic
Language of Kurds Kurdish
Language of Persians Farsi
Founder of Judaism Abraham
Founder of Judaism Jesus
Founder of Islam Muhammad
Followers of Judaism Jews
Followers of Christianity Christians
Followers of Islam Muslims
Share a common culture Ethnic Group
The belief system Religious Group
Jesuses birthday and an important holiday for christians Christmas
Month Muslims fast during Ramadan
Sacred text for Judaism Torah
Sacred text for Christianity Bible
Sacred text for Islam Qur'an (or Koran)
Belief in only one God Monotheism
Rules that Muslims have to meet/follow Five Pillars
Main symbol of Christianity Cross
Muslims name for God Allah
What Allah means Peace
Building Jews use for worship Synagogue