- All the states and territories of the contemporary Middle East and North Africa: Western Sahara, Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia, Libya, Egypt, Sudan, South Sudan, Israel/Palestine (Israel and the Occupied Palestinian Territories [West Bank and Gaza Strip]), Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Iraq, Turkey, Iran, Bahrain, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Yemen.
- The capitals of all the above-mentioned states.
- The formal or informal colonial power that ruled over each state, and the dates of that colonial control in the case of formal imperial control.
- The the major bodies of water covered in the first map quiz along with the following waterways: Strait of Gibralter, Turkish Straits, Suez Canal, Mandeb Strait, and Strait of Hormuz.
Study the above to never be the producer that allowed something like the below to happen: