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WHEN WAS THE MODERN STATE OF ISRAEL FORMED?
1948
WHAT IS ANOTHER NAME FOR ISRAEL?
"CITY OF PEACE"
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL OF ISRAEL?
JERUSALEM
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE CENTRAL PIPELINE OF ISRAEL'S VAST AND EFFICIENT SYSTEM OF IRRIGATION?
THE NATIONAL WATER CARRIER
WHAT CITY IN ISRAEL IS THE PLACE MANY COUNTRIES CARRY ON THEIR IMPORTANT POLITICAL BUSINESS?
TEL AVIV
WHAT IS THE NAME OF ONE OF THE MOST MODERN CITIES IN THE MIDDLE EAST?
TEL AVIV
WHAT IS ONE OF ISRAELS INDUSTRIES?
TOURISM
WHAT'S THE NAME OF THE NORTHERN PART OF ISRAEL WHERE THE PALESTINIANS ONCE LIVED AND THE JEWS NOW OCCUPY CALLED?
GALILEE
WHAT WAS THE PURPOSE OF THE ZIONIST MOVEMENT?
THEY INTENDED TO GATHER THE JEWS TO FORM A JEWISH NATION IN THE PROMISE LAND
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE TREES IN LEBANON THAT WERE TREASURED IN THE ANCIENT WORLD FOR THEIR PRECIOUS WOOD?
THE CEDARS OF LEBANON
WHAT NEIGHBOR TO THE NORTH OF ISRAEL IS SLIGHTLY SMALLER THAN THE STATE OF CONNECTICUT?
LEBANON
WHAT IS LEBANON'S GREATEST CHALLENGE TODAY?
TO REBUILD THE CAPITAL CITY OF BEIRUT
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL OF LEBANON?
BEIRUT
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL OF SYRIA?
DAMASCUS
WHAT IS THE LARGEST CITY OF SYRIA AND ONE OF THE OLDEST CITIES IN THE WORLD?
DAMASCUS
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL CITY OF JORDAN?
AMMAN
WHERE IS AMMAN LOCATED IN JORDAN?
ON OLD TRADE ROUTES AND IS STILL A MAJOR TRADING CENTER
WHAT ARAB COUNTRY IS LOCATED WHERE THE ASSYRIAN AND BABYLONIA EMPIRES ONCE RAISED THEIR PROUD HEADS?
IRAQ
WHAT PERCENTAGE OF IRAQI'S ARE FARMERS?
1/3RD
WHAT PERCENTAGE OF IRAQI PEOPLE LIVE IN CITIES?
2/3RDS
HOW MANY PEOPLE LIVE IN BAGDAD?
4 MILLIONS
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL AND THE LARGEST CITY OF IRAQ?
BAGDAD
WHAT IS THE LARGEST OF THE MIDDLE EASTERN NATIONS?
THE KINGDOM OF SAUDI ARABIA
WHAT COUNTRY IS THE LARGEST PRODUCER OF OIL IN THE MIDDLE EAST?
SAUDI ARABIA
WHAT DOES OIL EXPORT MEAN?
OIL SOLD TO OTHER COUNTRIES
WHAT PRODUCT HAS MADE IT POSSIBLE FOR MANY SAUDIS TO LIVE IN MODERN CITIES?
OIL EXPORTS
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL OF SAUDIA ARABIA?
RIYADH
WHAT IS THE SINGLE LARGEST RELIGIOUS GROUP IN THE WORLD?
MUSLIMS
WHAT IS A MOSQUE?
A MUSLIMS BUILDING OF WORSHIP
WHY IS TURKEY NOT AN ARAB COUNTRY?
THE PEOPLE SPEAK TURKISH AND NOT ARABIC
WHAT COUNTRY CONTROLS THE EXIT TO THE BLACK SEA?
TURKEY
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL OF TURKEY?
ANKARA
WHAT IS TURKEY'S LARGEST CITY?
ISTANBUL
WHAT IS THE NAME OF THE ISLAND THAT IS FOURTY MILES SOUTH OF TURKEY AND SIXTY MILES WEST OF SYRIA?
THE REPUBLIC OF CYPRUS
WHY IS IRAN NOT CONSIDERED TO BE AN ARAB COUNTRY?
BECAUSE THEY SPEAK PERSIAN INSTEAD OF ARABIC
WHAT IS THE CAPITAL OF IRAN?
TEHRAN