6th Grade Trivia Quiz On Southwest Asia Countries

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6th Grade Trivia Quiz On Southwest Asia Countries

Southwest Asia is a region that is not only made up of countries that have faced a lot of wars over territories but is made up of countries that are rich in oil. Are you a sixth grader and have covered a lot when it comes to the southwest Asia countries? Show us what you learned by taking up the test below. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Rivers that flow from a humid region into a dry region.
    • A. 

      Fossil Water

    • B. 

      Wadis

    • C. 

      Exotic Rivers

  • 2. 
    Which country is the largest on the Arabian Peninsula?
    • A. 

      Saudi Arabia

    • B. 

      Iran

    • C. 

      Iraq

  • 3. 
    Agriculture is the primary economy on the Arabian Peninsula today.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    What is the capital of Iran?
    • A. 

      Tehran

    • B. 

      Baghdad

    • C. 

      Kabul

  • 5. 
    What country is an Island in the Persian Gulf?
    • A. 

      Qatar

    • B. 

      Bahrain

    • C. 

      Yemen

  • 6. 
    What country is NOT located on the Persian Gulf?
    • A. 

      Kuwait

    • B. 

      Yemen

    • C. 

      Iran

  • 7. 
    What is the capital of Saudi Arabia?
    • A. 

      Abu Dhabi

    • B. 

      Baghdad

    • C. 

      Riyadh

  • 8. 
    What type of government does Iran have?
    • A. 

      Monarchy

    • B. 

      Theocracy

    • C. 

      Democracy

  • 9. 
    Ancient name given to the area between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers.
    • A. 

      Mesopotamia

    • B. 

      Persians

    • C. 

      Arabs

  • 10. 
    Country that has the largest sand desert in the world.
    • A. 

      Arabian Peninsula

    • B. 

      Saudi Arabia

    • C. 

      Afghanistan

  • 11. 
    What mountain range is found in Afghanistan?
    • A. 

      Zagros

    • B. 

      Elburz

    • C. 

      Hindu Kush

  • 12. 
    Large rectangular area bordered by the Red Sea, Gulf of Aden, Arabian Sea, and Persian Gulf.
    • A. 

      Middle East

    • B. 

      Arabian Peninsula

    • C. 

      Iran

  • 13. 
    Term for dry streambeds
    • A. 

      Fossil Water

    • B. 

      Wadis

    • C. 

      Exotic rivers

  • 14. 
    In 1990 Kuwait was invaded by what country?
    • A. 

      United Arab Emirates

    • B. 

      Iran

    • C. 

      Iraq

  • 15. 
    The poorest country in the Arabian Peninsula.
    • A. 

      Oman

    • B. 

      Bahrain

    • C. 

      Yemen

  • 16. 
    Which of the following countries is not a monarchy?
    • A. 

      Yemen

    • B. 

      Qatar

    • C. 

      Oman

  • 17. 
    Muhammad was the founder of what?
    • A. 

      Arabic Language

    • B. 

      OPEC

    • C. 

      Islam

  • 18. 
    Iraq has the world's second largest known reserve of coal.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    What war was fought in 1991 to force Iraqi invaders to leave the country of Kuwait?
    • A. 

      Iraqi Revolution

    • B. 

      Persian Gulf

    • C. 

      Russian Revolution

  • 20. 
    What is the official language of Iran?
    • A. 

      Persian

    • B. 

      Kurdish

    • C. 

      Arabic

  • 21. 
    Afghanistan is a landlocked country that contains high mountains and fertile valleys.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    About _______ of Iran's workforce is employed in agriculture.
    • A. 

      Two thirds

    • B. 

      Half

    • C. 

      One third

  • 23. 
    What type of government is ruled by religious leaders
    • A. 

      Monarchy

    • B. 

      Democracy

    • C. 

      Theocracy

  • 24. 
    What is the name of the irrigation system that uses tunnels and runoff water from the mountains to water the crops?
    • A. 

      Qanat Irrigation system

    • B. 

      Sprinkler irrigation system

    • C. 

      Shah irrigation system

  • 25. 
    What is it called to place a limit on trade?
    • A. 

      OPEC

    • B. 

      Embargo

    • C. 

      Caliph

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