Instructions: Answer the following questions using lecture notes, class readings, videos, and any general knowledge you might have of the subject. DO NOT merely list or rewrite information from the lecture slides, but create thoughtful paragraphs/short essays that integrate information presented in class. Note that different questions have different point values. The time and space given to each question should reflect these values.
FORMAT: 1 inch margins, Times New Roman, 12 font, single-spaced, black ink
- Compare and Contrast post-World War I reform efforts in Turkey and Iran. (10 pts)
- Why was the Suez Canal Crisis of 1956 an event of local, regional, and international importance? (15 pts)
- What do you consider the three most important consequences of the Six Days War of 1963? Briefly explain your choices. (10 pts)
- Compare and contrast the different Pan-Arab/Islam ideologies (and actions) of Michel Alflaq (Syria/Baath Party), Gamal Nasser (Egypt) and Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini (Iran)? (15 pts)