Stretching from Syria to Mozambique, the Great Rift Valley is a large depression in the Earth's surface formed by shifting tectonic plates.
Sahara, Kalahari, and Namib
Name three deserts in Africa
The term for when long periods of drought and land use destroy the vegetation: desertification. This is occurring at Lake Chad.
Lake Chad, Lake Victoria, and Lake Tanganyika.
Lakes in Africa
Niger, Congo, and Nile.
Rivers in Africa
Choose five: minerals, oil, diamonds, zinc, water, solar power, gold, precious gems, iron ore, copper, and uranium.
Tropical wet climate zone is located near the equator
Tropical Climates 1
Tropical dry climate zone has grasslands with scattered trees, known as savanna.
Tropical Climates 2
The Serengeti Plain is one of the world's largest savanna plains.
Tropical Climates 3
The band of dry land extending from Senegal to Sudan is known as the Sahel.
Tropical Climates 4
1 Christianity 2 Islam
Religion in the Sahel
Ethnic Groups in the Sahel
Arab and Muslim Population in The Sahel
Gold and Salt
Two Major Exports in The Sahel
Literacy and Education Rate in the Sahel
The Major Humanitarian Crisis in the Sahel
A Large Number of People in the Sahel Live As
High Population Growth East Africa
Islamic and Arab
High Population East Africa
Islam and Christian
Major Religions East Africa
Ethnic Groups East Africa
Burundi, Rwanda, 1994
Internal Conflict (where and when) East Africa
Ethnic Groups in West Africa
Urbanization=the act of going to cities
The Term for the Movement of People from Rural Areas to Cities West Africa
High density near rivers and coastal plains and low density near deserts/rain forests.
Population Distribution Uneven West Africa
1 Islam 2 Christian
Major Religions West Africa
Music and dance.
Two Cultural Activities in West Africa
When large number of ethnic groups were pushed together by Europeans.
Conflict (where and what) West Africa
West Africa High Literacy Rate in
Central Africa Forests
Ethnic Groups Central Africa
Central Africa Mostly (living in country, not city)
Center of Certain Type of Trading Central Africa
1 Christianity 2 Traditional African
Central Africa Religions
Instability After Independence Central Africa
Southern Africa Ethnicity
The Term for the Separation of the Races in South Africa
Population Density South Africa
Gold and diamonds.
Major Exports in Southern Africa
Religion in Southern Africa
A Certain Percentage of All People with this Disease live In South Africa (percentage and disease)
Choose three:Religions, Education, Poverty, Language, European Colonization, HIV, AIDS Disease, Instability After Independence, Population/Density Near Water
Three Similarities Between Regions
Choose three: Stability of government now, population density, literacy rate/education/high Ghana/low Niger, Exports, climates, urbanization, ethnicity, culture expression
Three Differences Between the Regions