Middle East questions This is a list of recently added questions about Middle East. Play Middle East quiz and see all the questions. What is the largest country in the Middle East?Saudi Arabia. The largest country in the Miiddle East is Saudi Arabia (2,149,690 sq km), followed by Iran (1,648,195), Yemen (527,968) and Iraq (438,317).Created by: Normansaverage 63% JordanJordan1IranIran30United arab EmiratesUnited arab Emirates15Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia79countries riddles » What is the name of the Israeli parliament?Knesset. The Knesset is the unicameral national legislature of Israel. As the legislative branch of the Israeli government, the Knesset passes all laws, elects the President and Prime Minister, approves the cabinet, and supervises the work of the government. In addition, the Knesset elects the State Comptroller. It also has the power to waive the immunity of its members, remove the President and the State Comptroller from office, dissolve the government in a constructive vote of no confidence, and to dissolve itself and call new elections.Created by: Ninjaiaverage 61% mosadmosad59darkondarkon28knessetknesset207riszonriszon42Israel riddles » What tree is depicted on the Libanian flag?Cedar. Lebanese cedars were highly valued by all civilizations throughout the history of the Middle East. The Bible mentions them 76 times. Lebanese cedars were imported as a building material for the Temple of Solomon. Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskaaverage 61% PinePine1749FirFir2271CedarCedar10859BaobabBaobab2677flags riddles » This is aleph, the first letter of Phoenician alphabet, progenitor of Greek alpha and latin A. What does it resemble?Ox. Aleph comes straight from Egyptian hieroglyph that meant ox. Turn your head to the right and you will note an ideogram of a horned ox head. The Phoenician word aleph means ox. Created by: smyruvery hard 21% OxOx342BowBow389CompassCompass484it's unknownit's unknown342history of Europe riddles » What sea lies between Egypt and Saudi Arabia?Red Sea. The Red Sea is the world's northernmost tropical sea with coral reefs. The name of the sea may come from the seasonal blooms of the red-coloured cyanobacterias Trichodesmium erythraeum.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% Arabian SeaArabian Sea1611Andaman SeaAndaman Sea276Red SeaRed Sea5729Celebes SeaCelebes Sea175Saudi Arabia riddles » Which river flows into the Dead Sea?Jordan River constitutes the border between Israel and the Kingdom of JordanCreated by: globalquiz.orgaverage 60% NileNile606Syr DaryaSyr Darya735TigrisTigris1222Jordan RiverJordan River3961lakes riddles » Which country is an example of a theocracy?Iran. A theocracy is a type of government ruled by a religious leader. Iran's supreme leader is the most powerful Islamic leader in Iran. Iran's laws are also based on Islamic principle.Created by: Roy Zhuhard 53% IraqIraq808IranIran4461JordanJordan2216SyriaSyria885religion riddles » Which ancient empire used the Code of Hammurabi?Babylonian Empire. Hammurabi's code was one of the earliest and most influential sets of laws written. It is a well-preserved Babylonian law code of ancient Mesopotamia, dating back to about 1754 BCE. It now resides at the Louvre Museum in Paris, France.Created by: Roy Zhueasy 75% Persian EmpirePersian Empire971Roman EmpireRoman Empire560Babylonian EmpireBabylonian Empire6701Assyrian EmpireAssyrian Empire678history riddles » Which animals do Muslims consider impure and evil?Black dogs. According to a Sunni narration classified as authentic by Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj, black dogs are a manifestation of evil in animal form. According to many Muslim scholars, a contact with a dog's saliva requires one to wash seven times. The British Transport Police receives complains suggesting that sniffer dogs trained to detect explosives should no longer come into contact with Muslim passengers.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% black catsblack cats3578black dogsblack dogs14505black horsesblack horses1035black spidersblack spiders724Islam riddles » These temporary huts on balconies are constructed only for one week every year. Who lives here?Jews. A sukkah is a temporary hut constructed for use during the week-long Jewish festival of Sukkot. It a symbolic shelter, commemorating the time God provided for the Israelites in the wilderness they inhabited after they were freed from slavery in Egypt. Many observant Jews will spend the whole week in the sukkah. The festival of Sukkot is held in autumn, in September or October.Created by: Vijayhard 56% MuslimsMuslims2083JewsJews6795HinduistsHinduists1930BuddhistsBuddhists1127Judaism riddles » Play Middle East quiz and see all the questions.