Flashcards in Test 2 Study Sheet Deck (27):
What is the world's largest fortification?
The Great Wall of China
In what year was the modern state of Israel created?
What is the full name of the militant organization that uses terrorism to demand lad for an independent Palestinian state?
Palestine Liberation Organization
Where is the lowest point on land?
What island provided refuge for the Chinese Nationalists after the Chinese Revolution?
What is the earth's largest and highest mountain range?
Muslims regarded what two Saudi Arabian cities as holy?
Mecca and Medina
What area is called the "Crossroads of the Ancient World?"
What man-made body of water separates Asia from Africa?
What two mountain ranges divide Europe from Asia?
Ural and Caucasus
What is the only country in Asia where Catholicism is the majority religion?
What modern empire controlled Central Asia for most of the 20th century?
What is the world's most populous country?
What are some countries located on the Indian subcontinent?
India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal
The Amu Darya and the Syr Darya are the two principle rivers of what area?
What is India's main religion?
What are China's two most important Rivers?
Huang He and Yangtze
What is the world's highest point?
Which parallel divides North and South Korea?
Which religion forbids the slaughter of cattle?
What is the highest point in Japan?
What is Japan's largest island?
Who is the ancestor of both the Arabs and the Jews?
What is the major source of income for many major Middle Eastern countries?
Brunei, Indonesia, and Malaysia occupy which island?
Know the following features on a physical map of Asia:
South China Sea
Additional for extra Credit!!!
Study physical map