Middle East questions This is a list of recently added questions about Middle East. Play Middle East quiz and see all the questions. A palm-shaped amulet popular throughout the Middle East is called? The Hand of Fatima . The hamsa is a palm-shaped amulet, also known as the Hand of Fatima after the daughter of the prophet Muhammad, popular throughout the Middle East. Depicting the open right hand, it is an image recognized and used as a sign of protection.Created by: Tschukahard 49% The Hand of AllahThe Hand of Allah17The Hand of ChadidżaThe Hand of Chadidża59The Hand of MuhammadThe Hand of Muhammad38The Hand of Fatima The Hand of Fatima 110symbols riddles » 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: Norman Sachineasy 70% JordanJordan11IranIran125United arab EmiratesUnited arab Emirates92Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia536countries 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 64% mosadmosad104darkondarkon50knessetknesset396riszonriszon68Israel 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 62% PinePine1805FirFir2343CedarCedar11307BaobabBaobab2772flags riddles » This is aleph, the first letter of the Phoenician alphabet, progenitor of Greek alpha and Latin A. What does it resemble?Ox. Aleph derives from an Egyptian hieroglyph depicting an ox's head. Tilt your head to the right and you will see this. The Phoenician word aleph means ox. Created by: smyruvery hard 22% OxOx373BowBow415CompassCompass513It is unknownIt is unknown354history 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 Sea1740Andaman SeaAndaman Sea296Red SeaRed Sea6167Celebes SeaCelebes Sea190Saudi Arabia riddles » Which river flows into the Dead Sea?Jordan River constitutes the border between Israel and the Kingdom of JordanCreated by: globalquiz.orgaverage 61% NileNile654Syr DaryaSyr Darya808TigrisTigris1335Jordan RiverJordan River4390lakes 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% IraqIraq835IranIran4605JordanJordan2280SyriaSyria916religion 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 Empire1002Roman EmpireRoman Empire586Babylonian EmpireBabylonian Empire6948Assyrian EmpireAssyrian Empire702history 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 cats3678black dogsblack dogs14919black horsesblack horses1062black spidersblack spiders744Islam riddles » Play Middle East quiz and see all the questions.