Sub sharen africa
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Which of the following is associated with the concept of continental drift?
The Congo River basin mainly supports what type of vegetation
A disease that spreads worldwide is known as a(n):
The major difference between an endemic and a pandemic disease is that
an endemic disease moves swiftly through the population of a local area, whereas a pandemic
disease is simply present, affecting the lives of millions of people in a negative way.
Land tenure refers to
the way people own, occupy, and use land
West Africa showed a high degree of regional complementarity between:
Mali and Chad
Which of the following states was not a colony of France/Britain/Portugal/Spain/Germany prior to its independence?
FRANCE - IVORY COAST BRITAIN - BOTSWANA AND GHANA , PORTUGAL - MOZAMBIKE, ANGOLA ,SPAIN - EQUATORIAL GUINEA , GERMANY - NAMIBIA TANZANIA RHONDA
Which of the following countries was the last to give up its African colonies
Which of the following countries is not located in Southern Africa?
The great river of Southern Africa is the:
A unique aspect of Madagascar is that
The Great Rift Valley predominates the central part of the country
People of Dutch ancestry in South Africa are called:
The Boer War took place in
The natural environment of Botswana is dominated by:
found two answers chronic water shortage
A. the mountains associated with the Great Escarpment
THE TEACHER SAID THE KALAHARI DESERT
. Which of the following countries is the home of the Shona and Ndebele tribes where whites have been expelled by government-backed squatters seeking their land?
The now-independent political entity that once was a German colony named South West Africa is today known as:
Cabinda is a(n):
Exclave of angola
Tourism, once a particularly important business in _______________, struggles to remain viable in the face of numerous challenges:
. The ethnic group exerting the most control in Kenya is the
Dar es Salaam is the capital of
Which of the following countries borders Lake Victoria?
Two countries which were originally part of German East Africa, but were given to the Belgians after World War I are:
tANZANIA AND KENYA
Which Equatorial African country has no dominant ethnic groups?
The two groups who fought one another in the Rwandan civil war are the:
Hutus and Tutsis
The country in Equatorial Africa with significant oil supplies and the only coastal capital is:
CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC
The country in Equatorial Africa that had a border dispute with Nigeria over an oil-rich area is:
Which two colonial powers dominated West Africa?
France and britain
Nigeria's old capital of Lagos was situated within the culture area of the people known as the:
The country that moved its capital from Lagos to the new centrally-located city of Abuja is:
The first West African state to gain its independence, formerly called the Gold Coast, is:
This West African country borders Liberia, is a former French colony, and built a Roman Catholic basilica in Yamoussoukro to rival St. Peter's in Rome:
Ivory coast OR FRENCH GUIANA
Which of the following countries was established by former American slaves
Which of the following is located in the African Transition Zone?
Most countries in the African Transition Zone have a ____ population in the north and
Which of the following countries is located in the Horn of Africa?
sudan, eritrea, ethiopia, kenya, somalia, DJBOUTI , UGANDA
This small country gains much of its importance because of its location on the Bab el Mandeb Strait at the mouth of
the Red Sea
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