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Question 1: What does the following picture show?

  Sattar Khan was a key figure in the Iranian Constitutional Revolution
  An 18th century Persian astrolabe
  There is an estimated population of 1.2 million weavers in Iran producing carpets for domestic markets and international export.[154]
  A bust from the National Museum of Iran of Queen Musa

Question 2: What does the following picture show?

  Iran ethnoreligious distribution
  19th century reconstruction of a map of the world by Eratosthenes, c.200 BC. The name Ariana (Aryânâ) was used to describe the region where the Iranian Plateau is found.
  Dizin skiing resort, Iran
  Iran's complex and unusual political system combines elements of a modern Islamic theocracy with democracy.

Question 3:
What role did Persia play in the telemovie The Dream Team?
Persia
Marilyn
Tera
Riley

Question 4: What does the following picture show?

  Ayatollah Khomeini, founder of the Islamic Republic of Iran
  Geographic distribution of the Modern Iranian languages: Persian (green), Pashto (purple) and Kurdish (turquoise), Lurish (red), Baloch (Yellow), as well as smaller communities of other Iranian languages
  President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at Columbia University.
  There is an estimated population of 1.2 million weavers in Iran producing carpets for domestic markets and international export.[154]

Question 5: What does the following picture show?

  One of Iran's three SSK Kilo class submarines
  Iran's first domestically made satellite (Omid) was placed into orbit through Safir rocket in 2009
  Geographic distribution of the Modern Iranian languages: Persian (green), Pashto (purple) and Kurdish (turquoise), Lurish (red), Baloch (Yellow), as well as smaller communities of other Iranian languages
  Shah Ismail I, the founder of the Safavid Dynasty (1501–1736)

Question 6: What does the following picture show?

  Rock-face relief at Naqsh-e Rustam of Iranian emperor Shapur I (on horseback) capturing Roman emperor Valerian (kneeling) and Philip the Arab (standing)
  Map of Iranian Dynasties c. 1000
  President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at Columbia University.
  The Achaemenid Empire at its greatest extent, at about 500 BC

Question 7: What does the following picture show?

  An 18th century Persian astrolabe
  Rock-face relief at Naqsh-e Rustam of Iranian emperor Shapur I (on horseback) capturing Roman emperor Valerian (kneeling) and Philip the Arab (standing)
  One of Iran's three SSK Kilo class submarines
  Iranian made jet fighter, HESA Saeqeh

Question 8: What does the following picture show?

  Iran ethnoreligious distribution
  Iran ethnoreligious distribution
  Mohammad Reza Pahlavi and Empress Farah in official uniform
  Simplified Climatic Map of Iran      Caspian Mild      Mountains      Desert and Semi-Desert

Question 9: What does the following picture show?

  Sattar Khan was a key figure in the Iranian Constitutional Revolution
  June 2009 Iranian election protests in Tehran
  Illustration from Jami "Rose Garden of the Pious", dated 1553. The image blends Persian poetry and Persian miniature into one, as is the norm for many works of the Timurid era.
  Shah Ismail I, the founder of the Safavid Dynasty (1501–1736)

Question 10: What does the following picture show?

  An 18th century Persian astrolabe
  13th century manuscript depicting an epicyclic planetary model
  An 18th century Persian astrolabe
  Map of Iranian Dynasties c. 1000
















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