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African Geography of West Africa
basin
Nile River
rift valley
escarpment
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
The world's longest river, which flows northward through East…
A deep valley that forms where two plates move apart
cliff, a steep slope resulting from erosion.
basin
a natural depression in the surface of the land often with a…
Nile River
The world's longest river, which flows northward through East…
8 terms
African Geography 2 - Central Africa
Cameroon
Chad
Central African Republic
Gabon
Yaounde
N'Djamena
Bangui
Libreville
Cameroon
Yaounde
Chad
N'Djamena
16 terms
African Geography 3 - West Africa
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Mauritania
Porto-Novo
Ouagadougou
Praia
Nouakchott
Benin
Porto-Novo
Burkina Faso
Ouagadougou
6 terms
African Geography 4 - North Africa
Algeria
Egypt
Libya
Morocco
Algiers
Cairo
Tripoli
Rabat
Algeria
Algiers
Egypt
Cairo
24 terms
African Geography 1 - East Africa & Southern Africa
Sudan
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Khartoum
Asmara
Addis Ababa
Mogadishu
Sudan
Khartoum
Eritrea
Asmara
127 terms
Ch 1 African Geography and Africa
What are the six main rivers of Africa?
What are the three main lakes of Africa?
What ocean(s), sea(s), and/or gulf(s)…
What is the longest river in the world?
Nile River, Congo River, Zambezi River, Limpopo River, Orange…
Lake Chad, Lake Victoria, and Lake Tanganyika
Indian Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Mediterranean Sea, Red Sea, and…
Nile
What are the six main rivers of Africa?
Nile River, Congo River, Zambezi River, Limpopo River, Orange…
What are the three main lakes of Africa?
Lake Chad, Lake Victoria, and Lake Tanganyika
10 terms
African Geography 1 - East Africa & Southern Africa
Sudan
Eritrea
Ethiopia
Somalia
Khartoum
Asmara
Addis Ababa
Mogadishu
Sudan
Khartoum
Eritrea
Asmara
22 terms
Geography-African Capitals of Eastern&Western Africa
Angola
Namibia
Botswana
South Africa
Luanda
Windhoek
Gaborone
Cape Town
Angola
Luanda
Namibia
Windhoek
Chapter 19.1 - Africa geography, Chapter 19.2 African geography
Escarpment
Rift valley
Gorge
Industrial diamonds
Steep,jagged cliffs
A large break in the earths surface formed by shifting tecton…
A steep sided valleys formed when rivers cut through the land
Diamonds used to make drills,saws,and grinding tools
Escarpment
Steep,jagged cliffs
Rift valley
A large break in the earths surface formed by shifting tecton…
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africa notes from class: african geography
what is the largest desert in the world?
what does the sahara desert separate?
from what body of water to what body o…
what is everything south of the sahara…
sahara
civilized north and wild south
atlantic ocean to the red sea
sub-saharan
what is the largest desert in the world?
sahara
what does the sahara desert separate?
civilized north and wild south
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African Geography
Sahara Desert
Sahel
Savanna
Niger River
Which physical feature is this?
What physical feature is this?
Which physical feature is this?
Which body of water is this?
Sahara Desert
Which physical feature is this?
Sahel
What physical feature is this?
African geography
Rifts
Sahara Desert
Niger River
Savannah
huge rips in the earth's crust
hot, dry and as big as the USA
the lifeblood of West Africa
dry grassy area where lots of animals live
Rifts
huge rips in the earth's crust
Sahara Desert
hot, dry and as big as the USA
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African Geography
Mount Kilimanjaro
Nile River
Sahara Desert
Madagascar
Tallest peak in Africa
Longest river in Africa
Largest Desert in Africa, covers most of North Africa
Large island 240 miles east of Tanzania
Mount Kilimanjaro
Tallest peak in Africa
Nile River
Longest river in Africa
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African Geography
Congo... River
Niger River
Sahara Desert
Kalahari Desert
Congo... River
Niger River
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African Geography
Egypt
Nigeria
Sudan
South Sudan
Which country is this?
Which country is this?
Which country is this?
Which country is this?
Egypt
Which country is this?
Nigeria
Which country is this?
African Geography
Nile river
Niger river
Lake Victoria
Lake Malawi
Nile river
Niger river
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African Geography
Atlas Mountains
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Egypt
Kalahari Desert
Atlas Mountains
Democratic Republic of the Congo
15 terms
African Geography
Domesticate
Disease
Nuclear family
Urbanization
taming animals for human needs.
major health issue of Africa
husband, wife, and their children.
rapid growth of cities that causes problems.
Domesticate
taming animals for human needs.
Disease
major health issue of Africa
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Geography-Africa
Morocco
Libya
Egypt
Ethiopia
Morocco
Libya
6 terms
Chapter. 1-3 Societies in West Africa (African Geography and World Trade)
2nd Largest Continent
3 quarters of the Continent is the (bl…
Much of the continent is what kind of…
North and South of Rainforests are
Africa
Tropics
Rainforests
savannas
2nd Largest Continent
Africa
3 quarters of the Continent is the (bl…
Tropics
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African Geography
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Egypt
Kenya
Nigeria
What is the country in the picture shown?
What is the country in the picture shown?
What is the country in the picture shown?
What is the country in the picture shown?
Democratic Republic of the Congo
What is the country in the picture shown?
Egypt
What is the country in the picture shown?
7 terms
African Geography
sub-Saharan Africa
savanna
rainforest
tributary
the part of Africa below the Sahara
tropical grassy plains
a thick forest where it rains at least 160" per year
a smaller stream or river that contributes water to a larger…
sub-Saharan Africa
the part of Africa below the Sahara
savanna
tropical grassy plains
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African Geography
large desert biome (Sahara)
second
Nile
biome
What makes it difficult to trade in Africa?
Africa is the ________________ largest continent in the world.
The ______________ River is the longest river in the world an…
A _______________ is a climate zone with the same average tem…
large desert biome (Sahara)
What makes it difficult to trade in Africa?
second
Africa is the ________________ largest continent in the world.
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African Geography
scarce
ethnic
desert
commerce
hard to find
group of people classed by common customs
a dry barren region
buying and selling of goods
scarce
hard to find
ethnic
group of people classed by common customs
18 terms
African Geography
Egypt
Nigeria
Sudan
South Sudan
Which country is this?
Which country is this?
Which country is this?
Which country is this?
Egypt
Which country is this?
Nigeria
Which country is this?
27 terms
African Geography
Great Rift Valley
Nile River
Congo River
Senegal River
Great Rift Valley
Nile River
55 terms
African geography
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
24 terms
African Geography
Central location between Europe & Asia
large desert biome (Sahara)
second
Nile
What makes Africa a great place for trade?
What makes it difficult to trade in Africa?
Africa is the ________________ largest continent in the world.
The ______________ River is the longest river in the world an…
Central location between Europe & Asia
What makes Africa a great place for trade?
large desert biome (Sahara)
What makes it difficult to trade in Africa?
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African Geography
Congo River
Nile River
Niger River
delta
the second longest river in Africa; the deepest river of the…
the longest river in Africa and the world
the principle river of West Africa
a landform that forms at the mouth of a river, where the rive…
Congo River
the second longest river in Africa; the deepest river of the…
Nile River
the longest river in Africa and the world
16 terms
African Geography
Egypt
Sudan
South Sudan
Kenya
Egypt
Sudan
10 terms
African Geography
Egypt
Libya
South Africa
Kenya
Egypt
Libya
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Chapter 13 Early African Civilizations Section 1 Geography and Early Africa
rifts
Sub-Saharan Africa
Sahel
savannah
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of Earth's crust
Africa south of Sahara
a strip of land with little rainfall that divides the desert…
open grassland with scattered trees
rifts
long, deep valleys formed by the movement of Earth's crust
Sub-Saharan Africa
Africa south of Sahara
17 terms
African Geography
Egypt
Sudan
South Sudan
Nigeria
Egypt
Sudan
10 terms
African Geography
African Geography Quiz
cash crop, vegetation
rift, escarpment
equator, lines of latitude, lines of l…
African Geography Picture Quiz
African Geography Quiz
African Geography Picture Quiz
cash crop, vegetation
16 terms
Africa - Western African Capitals
Porto-Novo
Ouagadougou
Praia
Yamoussoukro
Benin
Burkina Faso
Cape Verde
Cote d'Ivoire
Porto-Novo
Benin
Ouagadougou
Burkina Faso
5 terms
Africa - Southern African Capitals
Gaborone
Maseru
Windhoek
Pretoria
Botswana
Lesotho
Namibia
South Africa
Gaborone
Botswana
Maseru
Lesotho
17 terms
Africa - Eastern African Countries
Bujumbura
Moroni
Djibouti
Asmara
Burundi
Comoros
Djibouti
Eritrea
Bujumbura
Burundi
Moroni
Comoros
African Geography
Congo river
Lake Tanganyika
Lake Victoria
Animist
A river in Central Africa that flows into the Atlantic Ocean
deepest & longest freshwater lake in the world
largest lake in Africa
What was the original religion for most people in Africa?
Congo river
A river in Central Africa that flows into the Atlantic Ocean
Lake Tanganyika
deepest & longest freshwater lake in the world
13 terms
African Geography
Atlas Mountains
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Egypt
Kalahari Desert
Atlas Mountains
Democratic Republic of the Congo
15 terms
African Geography
Kenya
Egypt
Nigeria
Lake Victoria
Kenya
Egypt
Africa - West African Kingdoms
env. adv. of west African Kingdoms
Silent Trade
"Salt comes from the north.......word…
Ghana: land of Gold
tropical climate... second most fertile soil in the world... number…
people would leave their products in the field and would take…
traditional saying from Europeans about Timbuktu... Timbuktu: tr…
feudal system... slaves... large army and cavalry... king controls gol…
env. adv. of west African Kingdoms
tropical climate... second most fertile soil in the world... number…
Silent Trade
people would leave their products in the field and would take…
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African geography
Savanna
Atlas mountains
Rainforest
SAHARA desert
Rolling grasslands with scattered trees
Mountain chain in North africa
Biome with tall trees and large amount of rainfall
Desert in North Africa
Savanna
Rolling grasslands with scattered trees
Atlas mountains
Mountain chain in North africa
12 terms
African Geography
Kilimanjaro
Sahara
Vegetation regions
Sahel
Africa's tallest mountain
Africa's largest desert
Areas where different types of plants grow, Africa has 3 diff…
Transition area between the Sahara and the rain forests to th…
Kilimanjaro
Africa's tallest mountain
Sahara
Africa's largest desert
5 terms
African Geography
Plateau
Desert
Rainforest
Fertile land
Rivers are difficult to navigate... Waterfalls make travel and u…
Difficult to farm; make travel difficult
Lack of sunlight and farming is difficult
Densely populated the Mediterranean region
Plateau
Rivers are difficult to navigate... Waterfalls make travel and u…
Desert
Difficult to farm; make travel difficult
15 terms
African Geography
Congo River
Nile River
Niger River
Delta
The second longest river in Africa; the deepest river of the…
The longest river in Africa and the world
The main river of West Africa
A landform that forms at the mouth of a river, where the rive…
Congo River
The second longest river in Africa; the deepest river of the…
Nile River
The longest river in Africa and the world
10 terms
African Geography
Egypt
Tunisia
Algeria
Morocco
Cairo
Tunis
Algiers
Rabat
Egypt
Cairo
Tunisia
Tunis
10 terms
African Geography
Sahara
Sahel
Savannas
Mount Kilimanjaro
Largest desert in the world
Dry grass-lands, south of the Sahara
grassy, tree dotted plains
The tallest mountain in Africa
Sahara
Largest desert in the world
Sahel
Dry grass-lands, south of the Sahara
8 terms
Africa - Northern African Capitals
Algiers
Cairo
Tripoli
Rabat
Algeria
Egypt
Libya
Morocco
Algiers
Algeria
Cairo
Egypt
9 terms
Africa - Central African Capitals
Luanda
Yaounde
Bangui
N'Djamena
Angola
Cameroon
Central African Republic
Chad
Luanda
Angola
Yaounde
Cameroon
78 terms
African Geography
Algeria
Angola
Benin
Botswana
Algeria
Angola
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