Wednesday, July 06, 2005

NAME THIS COUNTRY

Friends, can you name this country for me?

Description of the country

Location :
Middle East, peninsula bordering the Persian Gulf and Saudi Arabia. It jutted out of the Peninsula Arab like your appendix.

Area:
total: 11,437 sq km
land: 11,437 sq km
water: 0 sq km

Area - comparative:
Slightly smaller than Connecticut

Land boundaries:
total: 60 km
border countries: Saudi Arabia 60 km

Coastline:
563 km

Climate:
arid; mild, pleasant winters; very hot, humid summers

Terrain:
Mostly flat and barren desert covered with loose sand and gravel

Natural resources:
petroleum, natural gas, fish

Oil - production:
790,000 bbl/day (2004 est.)

Natural hazards:
Haze, dust storms, sandstorms common

Population:
863,051 (July 2005 est.) Three quarter of them are expatriates.

Population below poverty line:
NA

Religions:
Muslim 95%

Government type:
Traditional monarchy

Independence:
3 September 1971 (from UK)

If the facts are not helping, here take a look at this map. What is the country in the box?






The answer is..as some of you have pointe out. And also those who are not good in Geography..now you know. He he

10 comments:

lopaktike said...

Dulu masa form 4 LT ambik sejarah & sains..tak pandai geografi..he he

Being1 said...

my money on QATARRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR mummy!

lollies said...

welcome lopaktike. he he

mai letak duit tengah cepat. Aku tokeh.

Sunflora said...

Hmm Qatar! Why you going there ke?

A Babe Of Very Little Brain said...

bukan UAE ek? oh no ... abu dhabi is outside the box.

lollies said...

SF-where are you darling?

babe-no bukan UAE. atas sikit. kat appendix tu

atn said...

ko nak gi eat wind ker?

aie the comotz said...

cikgu ilmi alam anti sama aku..belajar pun tak habis..

aku suka la gambo,lollies kat tetepi tuh

lollies said...

tenah-:-]

aku rasa nak jilat lollies yang kat tepi tu.

CN said...

kiter tak amik geografi ..
jap selak atlas