A vegetation zone with too little rainfall to support much life.
An isolated spot in a desert where water is found.
The raising of livestock for food by moving herds from place to place to find pasture and water.
4 major rivers in Africa
Nile, Congo, Zambezi, and the Niger
How many countries are in Africa?
How many island nations are in Africa?
What is the name of newest country in Africa (and the world)?
Africa is the _________ largest continent?
The population of Africa
an estimated 1 billion
What is the size/area of Africa?
11.7 million square miles
The longest river in Africa
The tallest mountain in Africa
Country where the tallest mountain is located
What is the largest desert in Africa (and the world)?
What is the largest lake in Africa, which is also one of the primary sources of the longest river?
What is the most populated country in Africa?
What is the largest country by size/area in Africa?
What is the population of Nigeria?
Approximately how many languages are spoken on the continent of Africa?
What is the name of the first, and only, woman elected president to an African nation?
The first, and only, woman elected president to an African nation is the leader of what country?
What is the name of the huge disease epidemic that is sweeping the continent of Africa?
A three way system of trade during 1600-1800s Africa sent slaves to America, America sent raw materials to Europe, and Europe sent guns and rum to Africa.
What country did Mr. Stromberg visit?
What are the 3 latitude lines that go through Africa?
Equator, Tropic of Cancer, and Tropic of Capricorn
How much of Africa is desert?
What is a social policy or racial segregation involving political and economic and legal discrimination against non-whites?
An Anglican Archbishop who attracted attention to the Apartheid. He went on to winning the Nobel Peace Prize in 1984.
Voted first black South African president in 1994
Africa makes up ____ of the worlds total land area.
Most populated city in Africa.
How many geographical regions is Africa divided into?
Name the five geographical regions of Africa.
North, South, East, West and Central
Natural Resources of Africa
oil, diamonds, gold, iron, cobalt, uranium, copper, bauxite, silver, petroleum, but also woods and tropical fruits.
Central African Republic
Fewer people in Africa have ____________ than in New York City alone.