Southwest Asia Map Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What is Southwest Asia also called?

    • A.

      Western Asia

    • B.

      West Asia

    • C.

      Southwestern Asia

    • D.

      All

    Correct Answer
    A. Western Asia
    Explanation
    Southwest Asia is also called Western Asia. This region is located in the westernmost part of Asia and includes countries such as Turkey, Iran, Iraq, and Saudi Arabia. The term "Western Asia" is used to describe this area because it is situated in the western part of the continent.

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  • 2. 

    What is the total population of Southwest Asia in 2015?

    • A.

      300 million

    • B.

      200 million

    • C.

      100 million

    • D.

      400 million

    Correct Answer
    A. 300 million
    Explanation
    In 2015, the total population of Southwest Asia was 300 million.

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  • 3. 

    How many seas surround the area?

    • A.

      7

    • B.

      5

    • C.

      15

    • D.

      3

    Correct Answer
    A. 7
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 7 because the question is asking how many seas surround the area. The number 7 represents the correct number of seas that surround the area.

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  • 4. 

    What sea does not surround the area?

    • A.

      Aegean Sea

    • B.

      Black Sea

    • C.

      Caspian Sea

    • D.

      Arctic Sea

    Correct Answer
    D. Arctic Sea
    Explanation
    The Arctic Sea does not surround the area. The Aegean Sea is located in the eastern Mediterranean and is surrounded by Greece and Turkey. The Black Sea is located between Eastern Europe and Western Asia and is surrounded by countries such as Ukraine, Russia, Turkey, and Bulgaria. The Caspian Sea is the largest enclosed inland body of water on Earth and is surrounded by Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan, Iran, and Azerbaijan. Therefore, the Arctic Sea is the correct answer as it is not surrounded by any specific area.

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  • 5. 

    What delimits Europe from Southwest Asia?

    • A.

      Caucasus Mountains

    • B.

      Aegean Sea

    • C.

      Persian Gulf

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Caucasus Mountains
    Explanation
    The Caucasus Mountains delimit Europe from Southwest Asia. These mountains form a natural boundary between the two regions, separating Europe to the north and Southwest Asia to the south. This geographical feature plays a significant role in defining the border between these two areas.

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  • 6. 

    What is not a desert in Southwest Asia?

    • A.

      Dasht-e Kavir

    • B.

      Dasht-e Lut

    • C.

      Great Salt desert

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    D. None
    Explanation
    All three options mentioned (Dasht-e Kavir, Dasht-e Lut, and Great Salt desert) are actually deserts in Southwest Asia. Therefore, the correct answer is "none" since none of the options provided is not a desert in Southwest Asia.

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  • 7. 

    Where are these deserts located?Dasht-e Kavir, Dasht-e Lut, Great Salt Desert

    • A.

      Iran

    • B.

      Irak

    • C.

      India

    • D.

      Turkey

    Correct Answer
    A. Iran
    Explanation
    These deserts, Dasht-e Kavir, Dasht-e Lut, and the Great Salt Desert, are located in Iran.

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  • 8. 

    What is the capital of Israel?

    • A.

      Tel Aviv

    • B.

      Jerusalem

    • C.

      Nazareth

    • D.

      Rahat

    Correct Answer
    A. Tel Aviv
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Jerusalem. Tel Aviv is a major city in Israel, but it is not the capital. Jerusalem is the capital of Israel and is considered a holy city by three major religions - Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. It is the political, cultural, and spiritual center of the country.

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