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CH #17 __SEC #3 __QL -- Learn
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What are the economies like in Central Africa?
Generally, the economies of Central Africa are weak and the people are poor.
Cameroon has a higher standard of living for the region.
What are some threats to Central Africa's environment?
2) lumber industry
What is inflation?
rise in the general level of prices when currency loses its buying power
What effect did Mobutu Sese Seko's rule have on the Demcratic Republic of the Congo?
The economy of the country collapsed during his rule and most farmers suffered.
Do you think Central African countries would benefit more from a stable government or from a strong economy?
a strong economy often follows a stable government
What causes malaria?
malaria is a disease spread by mosquitoes
How are some countries in Central Africa coping with environmental challenges?
1) national parks
2) irrigation systems
What is the disease spread by mosquitoes that causes fever and aching?
People who do not get enough nutrients from their food suffer from what?
What is the rise in prices that occurs when currency loses its buying power?
What are the diseases that affect many people in Central Africa?
What factors have allowed certain countries like Cameroon and Gabon to have stronger economies than other countries in the region?
What are the benefits of foreign aid to Central Africa? What might be some possible drawbacks?
foreign aid to Central African countries provides short term relief to the countries but also provides a disincentive for the countries to fix their long-term problems
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