The material you are responsible for knowing on this first map quiz is as follows:
Key Sub-Regions of the Middle East and North Africa: Arabian Peninsula, Levant, Mesopotamia, Persia, Egypt, North Africa, Iberian Peninsula, Anatolia (aka Asia Minor), Balkans, and Caucuses.
Major Bodies of Water: Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Arabian/Persian Gulf, Indian Ocean, Black Sea, Caspian Sea, Nile River, Euphrates River, Oxus River
Major Cities/Towns: Mecca, Medina, Damascus, Jerusalem, Baghdad, Constantinople (aka Istanbul), Tabriz, and Isfahan.
Click here to download one-page study guide listing the above and providing a blank map.
If you are wondering what a properly completed map should look like, please consult the following two maps which illustrate where each of the above-listed geographic elements should be located: