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  • 1. GEOGRAPHY OF ASIAFrom the Mediterranean Seato the Pacific Ocean

2. The Middle EastPhysical Features 3. The Middle East - ResourcesPhosphates OilLeft: Digging for phosphates in theSyrian soilAbove: The OPEC member countries 4. The Middle East History andCultureIslamJudaismAbove:Muhammad, the founder of Islam 5. Q1. In the Middle East, what are phosphates used for?SLIDECAST SUMMARYQUESTION Pause the slidecast and write down/type the answer to the question(s) below (save the answer for later use) 6. Central AsiaPhysical Features 7. Central Asia - Resources 8. Central Asia History andCulture Nomads Yurts/Gers Nomads travel from place to place on horseback or by camel so that their livestock can graze on the grasslands of Central Asia. They also carry yurts or gers with them to sleep and live in while traveling. 9. Q2. Why do nomads live in yurts or gers?SLIDECAST SUMMARYQUESTION Pause the slidecast and write down/type the answer to the question(s) below (save the answer for later use) 10. North and East AsiaPhysical Features 11. North and East Asia -ResourcesChinas Coal and Oil 12. North and East AsiaHistory and CultureAbove: Korean War photosLeft: Current Asian Communistcountries 13. Q3. Why do earthquakes and tsunamis occur near Japan?SLIDECAST SUMMARYQUESTION Pause the slidecast and write down/type the answer to the question(s) below (save the answer for later use) 14. South AsiaPhysical Features 15. Monsoon season in South Asia South Asia - Climate 16. South Asia - History and Culture Reincarnation (left) and karma (above) are two beliefs of the polytheistic religion of Hinduism 17. Q4. Complete this analogy, hurricanes are to the Caribbean as _________ are to Bangladesh.SLIDECAST SUMMARYQUESTIONPause the slidecast and write down/type the answerto the question(s) below (save the answer for lateruse) 18. Southeast AsiaPhysical Features 19. Southeast Asia - ResourcesRubber TreeOther ProductsAbove: Rubber tree plantRight: Coconuts (top left), rice field (top right) and sugarcane (below) 20. Top Left: Klongs of Bangkok, ThailandBottom Left: Buddhism is a dominant religion in this regionRight: Kampongs of Jakarta, Indonesia Southeast Asia History and Culture 21. Q5. What Southeast Asian country was once a protectorate of the United States?SLIDECAST SUMMARYQUESTION Pause the slidecast and write down/type the answer to the question(s) below (save the answer for later use) 22. Picture Citations Slide 2 Slide 8 bahighlife.com art.com Slide 3 nicolasabramowicz.com tradekey.com yolisdolls.com commons.wikimedia.org Slide 10 Slide 4 engwell.wikispaces.com i-cias.com Slide 11 wall-maps.com mnn.com Slide 6 guardian.co.uk umt.edu sinodefenceforum.com Slide 7 busanhaps.com landsat.gsfc.nasa.gov Slide 12 news.nationalgeographic.com 2point6billion.com orexca.com en.wikipedia.org mscaputouhs.wikispaces.com sydwalker.info 23. Picture Citations continued . . . Slide 14 Slide 18 continued . . . lakesidepress.com mrstaberswiki.pbworks.com Slide 15 naturephoto-cz.com earthweek.com Slide 19 time.com enciclopedia.com.pt kaneva.com anneofcarversville.com Slide 16 uwacadweb.uwyo.edu kristinasaid.wordpress.com aci-reno.org Slide 17 yourchildlearns.com Slide 18 margokelly.blogspot.com floridagardener.com 24. Click Here to go to theSlidecast Summary Exit QuestionsSLIDECAST SUMMARY Take our your Slidecast Summary Questions and go to the Slidecast Summary Document