Africa (SS7G1,SS7G2,SS7G3, and SS7G4) Unit 5 Vocabulary Review (Ethnic Groups & Religion)
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A group of people who share a common history, ancestry/heritage and culture.
An ethnic group who brought Islam to Africa
A once powerful ethnic group/kingdom found in Ghana who speak the Asante Twi language.
The longest river in the world
An Afro-Arabian ethnic group located along the Southeastern coast of Africa who speak the Swahili language.
A Bantu speaking ethnic group which originated from the Sahel region of Africa into south-central Africa.
Islam, Christianity, and Traditional African beliefs like animism
The Bantu ethnic group practices these religions
The belief that spirits/souls/gods exist within nature.
The largest hot desert in the world.
A huge desert located on the southern part of Africa.
The largest freshwater lake in the world.
The world's second largest fresh water lake
A group of people who share a common religious beliefs and practices.
It is the process where an area that use to have lush vegetation becomes a desert due to human activities.
It is the cutting down of trees.
The percentage of people that are able to read and write at a given age.