Middle East: Crisis and Change
During World War I, which group of people were victims of genocide?
Arabs in Egypt
Palestinians in Syria
Algerians in France
Armenians in the Ottoman Empire
Great Britain's primary motivation for acquiring control of the Suez Canal in the late 19th century was to
protect British trade interests in Asia
introduce democratic principles in this region
make up for the loss of the Panama Canal
prohibit the movement of ships from Russia
Which document is most closely associated with the Arab-Israeli conflict?
Treaty of Nanjing
Since 1948, a major reason for the conflict between Arabs and Israelis is that each side
wants the huge oil reserves that lie under the disputed land
believes that the United States favors the other side in the conflict
claims sovereignty over the same land
seeks to control trade on the eastern end of the Mediterranean Sea
The movement started by journalist Theodor Herzl to promote an independent Jewish state in Palestine is referred to as
There are 5 questions to complete.