week 5 quiz - Question 1 (Worth 5 points) The State of...

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Question 1 (Worth 5 points) The State of Israel: was settled by people fleeing the Zionist policies of Nazi Germany during WWII was created from territory that was formerly administered by the British This is a correct answer Feedback for this selection : Correct was part of the Ottoman Empire and ceded to the Israelis in 1923 was created out of the country of Palestine that previously had no Jewish population Question Information : Israel was created by the United Nations and the land was formerly a Mandate of Great Britain. France and Britain divided the land of the Ottoman Empire after WWI in much the same way that Africa was carved up in Bonn. Also, not all of the Hebrew people left with the Roman exodus. So, a few have always been there. The numbers increased in the late 1800s and really increased after WWII before the U.N. partition of Palestine in 1947. Points earned on this question : 5 Question 2 (Worth 5 points) In Iran, the oil cities of Kirkuk and Mosul are located within the area of _____ population. Iranian Shi’ite Kurdish This is a correct answer Assyrian Points earned on this question : 5 Question 3 (Worth 5 points) The country with a long-standing civil war between an Arab, Muslim north and a black, African south with a loss of life of an estimated 2 million people is: Sudan This is a correct answer Libya Turkey none of the above Points earned on this question : 5 Question 4 (Worth 5 points) Which area was least influenced by the spread of Islam? Yemen Bosnia Feedback for this selection : See "Chapter 7, North Africa/Southwest Asia, An Islamic World." Northern Italy This is a correct answer Turkestan Points earned on this question : 0 Question 5 (Worth 5 points) The population distribution in the North Africa/Southwest Asia is highly associated with
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urban areas the presence of graze fresh water sources This is a correct answer religious sites Feedback for this selection : See Chapter 7, "Defining the Realm, A "Dry World." Points earned on this question
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This note was uploaded on 11/19/2011 for the course GEOG 101 taught by Professor Lamay during the Spring '11 term at American Public University.

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week 5 quiz - Question 1 (Worth 5 points) The State of...

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